Eastern Bank Appoints Longtime Citizens Bank Vet Head of Asset-Based Lending

Eastern Bank announced that Donald B. Lewis has joined its Commercial Lending Division as Senior Vice President, Head of Asset Based Lending.

BB&T Realigns Executive Digital and Operational Roles

BB&T Corporation announced Senior Executive Vice President Dontá Wilson has been named chief digital and client experience officer.

Cathay Bank Business Capital Expands ABL Team

Cathay Bank Business Capital appointed Jim Campbell as FVP/portfolio manager, Sam Cirelli as FVP/senior relationship manager and Albert Perez as FVP/underwriting manager, expanding its ABL team.

Metivier Joins North Mill Capital as Managing Director

Stephen Metivier joined North Mill Capital as managing director of Originations in upstate New York.

Banner Bank Names Johnson EVP of Operations

Banner Bank named Kenneth W. Johnson executive vice president of Operations for and a member of the Executive Management Committee.

O’Neill to Retire from Citi Board, Dugan to Succeed as Chairman

Michael O’Neill, chairman of Citi’s board of directors, will retire on January 1, 2019. John C. Dugan will succeed O’Neill as chairman on the same date.

Cohen Joins Milberg Factors as VP of Business Development

Brian Cohen joined factoring and commercial finance company Milberg Factors as vice president of Business Development.

Bastian Joins Houlihan Lokey Frankfort Industrials Group

Martin Bastian will join Houlihan Lokey as a managing director in the Industrials Group to lead the chemicals business in Europe, based in Frankfurt, Germany.

Zupo Joins Republic Business Credit as Underwriting Manager

Republic Business Credit hired Joseph Zupo as an underwriting manager in its New Orleans office, adding significant experience, depth and knowledge to the firm’s asset based lending business.

White Oak Appoints Wells Fargo Vet Dean MD, Risk Management

White Oak Commercial Finance appointed Robert Dean managing director of Risk Management for ABL and Factoring.