Jason Edgar is President of Charter Trust Company. Mr. Edgar joined the company in 2019 and is based in our Concord, NH, corporate headquarters.
Charter Trust Company is a subsidiary of Bar Harbor Bank & Trust. Mr. Edgar is a member of the Bank's Senior Executive Team and President of Charter Trust Company, Bar Harbor Trust Services, and Bar Harbor Financial Services.
He is responsible for all wealth management business lines within the Bank and setting the long-term strategic direction of each organization. He leads an experienced group of professionals committed to providing clients high-level investment management, financial, trust, and estate planning services.
Prior to joining Charter Trust, Mr. Edgar was Director of Wealth Management and Chief Investment Officer of Berkshire Bank Wealth Management. There he oversaw the wealth management group while managing the banks investment process. Prior to Berkshire, Jason oversaw the investment process for Enterprise Investment Advisors. He has over 20 years of wealth management experience.
Jason holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Connecticut where he was a university scholar athlete. After college, Jason played baseball professionally in the Texas Rangers minor league system. He is actively involved in a number of non-profit organizations.