Paul Provost, Certified Financial Planner®, Executive Officer, has been promoted to Executive Vice President of MillRiver Wealth Management.
“Paul has provided exceptional financial services leadership, helping our related organizations carry on our history as a strong, well-capitalized financial institution for the last 13 years,” said Philip Emma, President, MillRiver Wealth Management and Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, New Hampshire Mutual Bancorp (NHMB). “His astute vision and expertise have created lasting positive impacts on our Wealth Management offerings. We are pleased to promote him to this executive management role where he will continue to help shape the future of MillRiver.”
In 2013, the wealth management departments at Merrimack County Savings Bank (The Merrimack) and Meredith Village Savings Bank joined under Provost’s leadership. MillRiver Wealth Management officially became the third subsidiary of NHMB on April 1, 2015, combining the financial advisory divisions of both banks. “Having combined Wealth Management at The Merrimack with the Investment Services team at MVSB, we can give our clients access to more staff, services and products, while providing opportunities for operational efficiency,” according to Provost.
Provost joined The Merrimack in 2002 as Senior Vice President, Financial Advisor and has led the wealth management services departments at Merrimack and MVSB since 2013. Prior to his work in community banking, Provost was in leadership positions with Putnam Investments, Citizens Investment Services and Fleet Investment Services. He is the current board chair for the Capital Region Board of the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation and is the immediate past chair of the board for Central New Hampshire Boys and Girls Club. Provost resides in Concord, NH with his family.