Daily News: August 27, 2013

Former TD Exec Joins Sun National Bank as Chief Credit Officer

Sun National Bank named Imran Riaz chief credit officer and senior vice president. Riaz will lead Sun’s credit team and oversee the asset quality of the company’s loan portfolio, which includes underwriting, credit, special assets, loan administration and loan policies.

Riaz joins Sun with 20 years of experience in all aspects of credit and commercial lending, including structured credit, asset-based lending and enhanced portfolio analysis. Prior to joining Sun, Riaz was managing senior credit officer at TD Bank, where he was responsible for managing asset quality and risk parameters for a $6 billion lending portfolio as well as directing specialty lending, portfolio analysis and compliance initiatives. He held progressively responsible leadership positions in credit administration and lending at TD Bank over the past 14 years.

“We are pleased to welcome Imran to Sun and to have such an accomplished banking professional join our team,” said Thomas X. Geisel, president and CEO, Sun National Bank. “Imran’s extensive experience in credit, portfolio analysis and specialty lending, plus his knowledge of the regulatory and compliance environments, will contribute to our credit team’s ongoing achievements. We are fortunate that, because of Sun’s unique competitive advantage and corporate strategy, we continue to attract and retain the industry’s most talented and effective professionals.”