Todd H. Eckler

Chief Marketing Officer; Executive Director, Fiduciary Trust Charitable

Focus Areas

Todd is a member of the firm's Senior Management team and responsible for FTC's marketing and corporate development activities. He also serves as Executive Director of Fiduciary Trust Charitable, an independent nonprofit that sponsors donor-advised funds.

As Chief Marketing Officer, Todd focuses on increasing the awareness of Fiduciary’s unique capabilities, as well as enhancing the firm’s distinctive client experience. Under his leadership, Fiduciary Trust has been recognized several times in the industry for the effectiveness of its marketing programs. After working at large institutions, he appreciates the nimbleness of Fiduciary and enjoys the collegial environment.


In addition to his roles at Fiduciary Trust, Todd has served on the advisory boards of fintech firms. Before arriving at Fiduciary in 2015, Todd was a Senior Vice President at Bank of America. There he served as Chief Operating Officer of wealth management and global banking marketing, which included Merrill Lynch and U.S. Trust, and led marketing for the institutional retirement and investments businesses. Prior to Bank of America, Todd was a Senior Vice President in product management at Fidelity Investments' Workplace Investing division. He began his career at the global strategy consulting firm Monitor Group (now MonitorDeloitte), where he was a Partner and leader in the financial services practice.

Thought Leadership

Choosing the Best Charitable Giving Approach
Using Donor-Advised Funds to Achieve Charitable Goals
Donor-Advised Fund or Private Foundation?

Community Involvement

Citizen Schools – National Board of Directors; Chair of Development Committee
Boy Scouts of America – former Scoutmaster and Eagle Scout
Deerfield Academy – former Boyden Society Advisory Board member
Hancock Church – former Endowment Committee member


Outside of work, Todd is passionate about education and youth development, volunteering to support inner city students and Boy Scouts in his local community. He also enjoys the outdoors, spending time in New Hampshire mountain biking, skiing and sailing, as well as visiting his sons who’ve been attending St. Paul’s School in Concord, NH. He and his wife reside in Lexington, MA.