We Take Private Banking to A Higher Level


Our executive leadership team is committed to our customers’ success. Headed by Matthew S. Ford, Managing Director, who previously led the bank’s Legal Division, this group of industry experts uses their intelligence and vision to help clients achieve their financial objectives.

Matthew S. Ford
Managing Director, Wealth Management and Private Banking

“Popular Private Client brings a new perspective and restores relevancy to what private banking has long aspired to be, by affording a diverse and upwardly mobile clientele with a truly personalized banking experience. Our mission is to deliver unparalleled service, market leading products, and create a truly integrated approach to assisting our clients in the attainment of their unique and individualized financial objectives.”

Joshua Harkey
National Head of Popular Private Client

“As clients grow in wealth and affluence, decisions around financial management often grow in complexity. Popular Private Client specializes in an objective and integrated approach, to navigate our clients to their best financial solutions for continued growth.”


As your primary contact, your Private Banker will schedule regular appointments with you to understand your most needs and offer personalized banking services and tailored financial solutions.

Jessica Rodriguez
Private Banker, Miami

Email: JRodriguez@popular.com
Phone: 305-938-0117

“At Popular Private Client, our clients are our top priority. I am dedicated to ensuring our clients experience exceptional service, while benefiting from our holistic approach towards achieving financial success.”

Luisa Zapata
Private Banking Service Officer, Miami

Email: LZapata@popular.com
Phone: 212-417-6677

“Our clients are busy, so we go the extra mile to proactively manage their banking needs. I enjoy giving my clients peace of mind knowing their finances are in capable hands, so they can focus on enjoying life. My primary objective is to help manage my clients’ money — today and tomorrow.”