Provident Bank announced it appointed Denice Aloi-McConnell as market credit executive. She joins from Sterling National Bank where she was first vice president and department head for Credit Risk Administration.
FGI Capital announced that David J. Helmes of Helmes Capital has joined the firm as senior vice president leading its debt placement group. Helmes held previous positions with Credit Suisse, GE Capital and Bank of America.
Victory Park Capital has made eight new hires to support the company’s growth. The hires deepen the company’s expertise in its Chicago and Boston offices and expand the firm’s footprint in New York with a new managing director.
Cole Taylor Business Capital announced two changes in senior management functions. Michael Salela, group senior vice president, will move to business development; and David Enghauser, senior vice president, will transfer to his new role as senior underwriter.
Broadhaven Capital Partners announced Jim Denton has joined the firm as a partner. Denton previously led the Financial Institutions Group at Rothschild where he worked on a broad range of U.S. and cross-border M&A and restructuring transactions.
Webster Bank announced the promotion of Mark Dowling to senior vice president, senior credit executive.His previous experience includes being vice president, commercial financial services at GE Capital Corporation in Norwalk, CT.
First Niagara Financial Group promoted Laurent (Larry) Favre to president of First Niagara Commercial Finance. Favre will lead the bank’s ABL business while focusing on growth strategy and providing a strong complement to the bank’s other commercial lending activities.