Fifth Third Bank named JPMorgan Chase veteran Eric Smith its market president in Chicago.

Smith, who will report to regional president Robert Sullivan, will be responsible for driving the bank’s growth in credit, treasury management services, capital markets and corporate advisory solutions.

Smith has more than 25 years in banking, having most recently served as chief financial officer of Middle Market Banking for JPMorgan Chase, where he held other senior positions as well. Smith began his career at Merrill Lynch.

“We are excited to add a leader with Eric’s experience and track record to Fifth Third,” Sullivan said. “He brings extensive expertise that will directly add value to existing clients and help us further establish high-quality relationships. His addition deepens our base of talent and we are excited about our prospects for growth for the Chicago bank.”

“I am thrilled to join the Fifth Third team,” Smith said. “I have always respected its level of commitment to their clients and to the community. I look forward to making an immediate contribution and to helping the Bank — and its customers — grow and prosper.”