Daily News: February 14, 2013

Capital One Appoints Middle-Market Banking SVP

Capital One Bank announced the expansion of its Commercial Banking team with the appointment of Paul Darrigo as senior vice president of its Long Island and Queens Middle Market Banking team. In his new role, Darrigo will focus on delivering innovative and creative financial solutions to the region’s middle-market customers. He will report to Miriam Tanenbaum, market executive, head of Long Island and Queens Middle Market.

“With more than 20 years of experience in the banking industry, Paul’s track record and ability to address clients’ individual needs make him an asset to our growing team as we continue to focus on superior client services,” said Tanenbaum. “We welcome Paul to our Melville-based team and look forward to his success.”

Prior to joining Capital One Bank, Darrigo was a senior vice president at RBS Citizens where he worked with the New York Metro Mid-Corporate Banking team for five years. Darrigo has also served as vice president of the Middle Market and Mid-Corporate Banking at Citigroup for seven years. He began his career with The Bank of New York and over the past two decades he has focused on serving the New York region, particularly Long Island.

“I’m excited to be a part of Capital One Bank’s growing Commercial Banking team as we expand our capabilities and as our footprint across the U.S.,” added Darrigo. “It is great to be part of a dynamic team that is committed to fostering deep customer relationships and providing innovative financial solutions for customers across Long Island and Queens.”