Combs Appointed Manager of Trust and Custody Services at Wilmington Trust

May 29, 2008 ( - Wilmington Trust announced that it has named James A. Combs Jr. as senior vice president and manager of the Trust and Custody Services division for both its Corporate Client Services (CCS) and Wealth Advisory Services (WAS) businesses.

The Trust and Custody Services division provides operations support for CCS and WAS including accounting and internal reporting, asset and liability servicing, performance measurement, client information delivery, the management of systems and processing requirements, and the management of compliance and regulatory requirements.

Prior to joining Wilmington Trust, Combs served as the director of Wealth Services Solution Delivery for SEI Investments’ Private Banking business. During his career, he has held a variety of senior management positions in operations at financial services companies including Bankers Trust Company of New York, Global Processing Alliance, Inc., and Wachovia Operational Services Corporation.

Combs holds both the Certified Cash Manager (CCM) and Certified Securities Operations Professional (CSOP) designations.