Daily News: September 5, 2019

Fifth Third Bank Bolsters SoCal Team


Fifth Third Bank added Louis Goodwin and Rick Arcaro to its Southern California leadership team.

Goodwin joins as senior vice president and regional executive for the Inland Empire and San Gabriel Valley. He brings more than two decades of middle-market banking experience and will lead Fifth Third’s middle-market strategy for the region. This includes building a team of seven to 10 professional bankers.

Arcaro, a 22-year commercial banking veteran, joins as senior vice president and team lead for the Inland Empire and San Gabriel Valley. Arcaro is responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with middle-market clients, including family-owned businesses and private equity-owned middle-market companies. In addition to business development, he will play an active role alongside Goodwin in building a team for the region.

Arcaro and Goodwin will report directly to Joseph Yurosek, California market president for Fifth Third.

“As we continue to expand our Southern California market presence, I’m excited to welcome Louis and Rick to the team,” said Yurosek. “Their talent and expertise will play a critical role in enhancing our client experience and capabilities in the Inland Empire and San Gabriel Valley.”