Robert Sweeney

Investment Advisory Committee Member

Bob Sweeney joined the Investment Advisory Committee of The Houston Trust Company in 2015. As an independent member of this committee, he helps oversee the investment strategies for the Company and its clients.

Mr. Sweeney has extensive experience in fiduciary and investment matters, having worked in trust administration for various Houston institutions since 1973. Most recently, Mr. Sweeney was Executive Vice President of Sentinel Trust Company and prior to that, Vice President of Northern Trust Bank, and its predecessor, Heritage Trust Company.

Mr. Sweeney has been deeply involved in our community as well, serving on the boards and investment committees of the Kenedy Memorial Foundation (Corpus Christi), the Albert and Ethel Herzstein Charitable Foundation, the University of St. Thomas and St. Agnes Academy.

Mr. Sweeney is a CPA, graduate of St. Mary’s University in San Antonio and is a member of the Houston Estate and Financial Forum, the Houston Business & Estate Planning Council, and the Texas Society of CPAs.