Albert D. Hanser, Founder and Chairman of The Sanibel Captiva Trust Company announced the retirement of Naples resident Dolph W. von Arx from the Board of Directors of SanCap Group, Inc., the holding company for The Sanibel Captiva Trust Company and its divisions of The Naples Trust Company and The Tampa Bay Trust Company. von Arx served for 12 years and the maximum number of terms according to Board by-laws. “Dolph has always had tremendous confidence in and been so supportive of the Trust Company,” said Hanser. “He didn’t hesitate when I asked him to become a board member. It was a pleasure on behalf of our fellow Directors to present Dolph with a plaque of appreciation for his years of dedication, service, and leadership. I could always count on him for his wisdom and expertise and most of all his friendship.”


von Arx is the former Chairman, President and CEO of Planters Lifesavers Company, an affiliate of RJR Nabisco.  Earlier, he was Executive Vice President of Thomas J. Lipton, Inc. and a member

of its board of directors and executive committee. He retired after having served ten years as chairman of the NCH Healthcare System in Naples and three years as Board Chairman of the Conservancy of Southwest Florida, as well as the Regional Business Alliance.  von Arx will continue to hold the honored title of Board Member Emeritus of SanCap Group, Inc.


The Sanibel Captiva Trust Company is an independent trust company with $3.2 billion in assets under management that provides family office and wealth management services, including investment management, trust administration and financial counsel to high-net-worth individuals, families, businesses, foundations, and endowments. Founded in 2001 as a state-chartered independent trust company, the firm is focused on wealth management services that are absolute-return oriented and performance driven. Each portfolio is separately managed and customized specifically to the client’s yield and cash-flow requirements. The Naples Trust Company and The Tampa Bay Trust Company are divisions of The Sanibel Captiva Trust Company. Offices in Sanibel-Captiva, Naples, Marco Island, Tampa, Belleair Bluffs-Clearwater, and Tarpon Springs.