Legacy Trust Grows Team, Adds Research Associate
Former Citigroup associate joins West Michigan organization
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (Oct. 10, 2019) – Grand Rapids based Legacy Trust today announced the
addition of an equity research associate to its team of investment experts. Greg Barshied comes
to West Michigan from New York City, where he worked for a global investment bank in their
markets division. He will serve as a member of the Legacy Trust investment strategy team,
providing research and insight that will contribute to the firm’s strategic investment plan.
“We are excited to have an associate of Greg’s level and experience joining Legacy Trust,” said
Tracey Hornbeck, Legacy Trust President and CEO. “His expertise will, among other things,
support the company’s proprietary Core Equity strategy.”
Before relocating to Grand Rapids, Barshied spent six years with Citigroup’s Institutional Clients
Group. In that role, he helped investors access and transact in equity capital markets. Barshied
graduated from Boston College and is a CFA Level III Candidate.
“Greg is a strong addition to Legacy Trust’s investment strategy team,” said Laina Mills, Legacy
Trust Chief Investment Officer. “His insights and experience are an extraordinary benefit to our
The addition of the research associate position will support the firm’s continued growth and
overall strength. Legacy has been named one of West Michigan’s Best and Brightest Companies
to Work For© the last two years. “We continue to strategically add to our staff; our vision is to
be the wealth management and fiduciary service provider and employer of choice in the
markets we serve” added Hornbeck.