Brian Saltzman, formerly with AllianceBernstein in New York City, has joined Neuberger Berman Group LLC as a wealth advisor and vice president in the firm’s Manhattan office.

Reporting to Kenneth G. Rende, head of Neuberger Berman Wealth Management, Saltzman will focus on investment, tax and estate planning needs for HNW clients.

Saltzman brings to his new position three years of experience as a financial advisor for AllianceBernstein, where he advised both individuals and institutions. Previously, he served nearly seven years as a sales performance and relationship management consultant at Huthwaite Inc., coaching and developing sales leaders for Fortune 500 companies. Huthwaite bills itself as a leading sales performance improvement organization.

Earlier, Brian was a vice president of sales and marketing for a human resource outsourcing firm and held a variety of sales strategy and sales leadership positions at American Express. A graduate of the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service, Saltzman holds a master's degree in business administration from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management.

Neuberger Berman manages approximately $193 billion in equity, fixed income and alternatives assets for institutional and individual investors. The high-net-worth team provides investment management, financial planning, and multi-generational trust and philanthropic planning services.

Ann Marsh writes for Financial Planning.