Daily News: September 5, 2013

Saul Joins Keltic Financial as Sales VP

Keltic Financial Services announced the appointment of J. Michael Saul to its sales team as VP and Northeast Regional Manager. He will focus on new business generation primarily in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Maine, Vermont and New Hampshire.

Saul joins Keltic with more than 25 years of banking, business and consulting and economic development experience.

He previously held positions with Bank of Boston, Main Street Solution and Rhode Island Economic Development, among others. During his career with the Bank of Boston, he served as a senior credit officer for a multi-billion dollar loan portfolio including special assets and as a lending executive for several specialized high-risk divisions.

In the business sector, he led a successful turnaround of a privately held company, which went on to become an industry leader.

In economic development, he served as chair and investment committee member of Rhode Island’s seed stage venture fund and deputy director of a quasi-public entity.