Fleet Financial Group broke a private banking tradition last month when it hired Doris P. Meister to run its private clients group.

Unlike other private banking executives, Ms. Meister did not move up the ranks of commercial lending. Nor is she a trust and estates attorney or a former stockbroker.

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