David Rihtarchik Senior Trust Officer North Carolina Private Bank Team

David Rihtarchik serves as a relationship manager and fiduciary advisor for trust administration and estate planning. David acts impartially in managing and distributing your trust property, while always keeping the interests of you and your beneficiaries in mind.


The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
The University of Tennessee College of Law, Knoxville, TN
Boston University School of Law, Boston, MA

Professional Experience & Areas of Focus

Prior to starting in the field of Personal Trust Administration in 1993, David practiced law in Knoxville, Tennessee and Greenville, South Carolina for five years. He finds it rewarding and fulfilling to develop close relationships with clients. He is part of a team at Fifth Third that is dedicated to guiding families by establishing goals that reflect their values and then works to help implement them. He has been in the Raleigh professional community since 2011.

Licenses & Professional Designations

  • Certified Trust and Financial Advisor (CTFA)

Personal & Community Participation

David is married to his wife, Beverly, and has two adult step-children. He and his wife enjoy working together in their yard, spending time with friends and family, taking their dogs on long walks, and exploring all of the great things to do outdoors and culturally in Raleigh.