Category: Personnel

TD Bank Hires Two in South Carolina

TD Bank has named Cynthia Mayer as vice president, senior commercial loan officer in Charleston, SC. The company also hired William B. Quantz as vice president, senior relationship manager in Charleston.

Freed Maxick Hires Abraham as Vice President Business Development

Freed Maxick ABL Services announced that Robert D. Abraham has joined the firm as vice president Business Development. He will spearhead the growth of the core services of the firm, including ABL field exams, quality of earnings studies, fraud and forensics and specialized financing engagements.

FGI Promotes Three of its Top Executives

FGI Finance has announced the promotions of three of its top executives: Ben Brachot to national director of Business Development, Maria Chiang to national marketing director and Nikki Rangra to director of Operations.

HSBC Appoints Bottomley Head of Commercial Banking, North America

HSBC North America Holdings announced the appointment of Stephen Bottomley as a senior executive vice president and head of Commercial Banking for North America. Prior to his new role, Bottomley served as HSBC’s head of Strategy and Planning for the Middle East and North Africa region.

Capital One Appoints Cannariato as VP, Leverage Finance Southeast

Capital One Bank appointed Larry Cannariato as vice president of Capital One Leverage Finance in the Southwest region. Previously, he served as a credit specialist for Farm Credit Administration and held positions at Wells Fargo, JPMorgan, BofA Business Credit and GE Capital.

Wells Fargo Names Sanger New Lead Director

Wells Fargo said the independent directors of its board appointed Stephen W. Sanger as lead director effective January 1, 2012. Sanger, who has served as a director since 2003, succeeds Philip J. Quigley, who served as the lead director since January 2009 and continues to serve as a director on Wells Fargo’s board.