Henry Dormitzer

ChoateIA - Senior Portfolio Manager

Henry Dormitzer serves on the investment committee at Choate Investment Advisors and as a trustee for family trusts and foundations. Drawing on over 30 years’ experience in the industry, Henry specializes in direct investments into private companies, investing in private equity funds, and fixed income investments. Henry also helps families devise governance systems and operational platforms to support their family office needs.

Before joining Choate, Henry served as the chief executive officer of a private energy company developing hydropower facilities on existing dams through the United States and advising private equity funds on energy project acquisitions.

He was a managing director at investment banking firm UBS where he managed the firm’s Massachusetts public finance office. He was the senior underwriter of $24 billion of new issue municipal bonds for transportation, clean water programs, general infrastructure and real estate projects.

Professional & Community Involvement

  • Member of the Board of the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center and chairs the Center’s Investment Committee which oversees the Center’s investments in private companies and the management of its cash reserves
  • Member of the Board of Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority
  • Member of the Board of MassDevelopment
  • President of the Board of Trustees of Worcester Academy
  • Served as commissioner of the Massachusetts Department of Revenue and as undersecretary for administration and finance for the Massachusetts governor

Education & Credentials

Harvard College
AB, 1992