Somesh Kasibhatla joined First Tennessee Bank as senior vice president and director of treasury management products.
Kasibhatla will develop and oversee technological strategies for treasury management across all areas of the company. His concentration on customer experience aligns with the strategic priorities of First Tennessee.
“Somesh is a great addition to our team. His proven track record will be valuable as we navigate the evolving payment landscapes and his innovative vision will be critical as we look to drive our platforms forward to leverage the capabilities of emerging channels and technologies,” said Ron York, treasury executive for First Tennessee. “Somesh also has a keen focus on improving the client experience and that will ensure we keep our clients’ needs front and center as we develop new solutions.”
Kasibhatla is a financial services and technology leader with more than two decades of experience in banking. Prior to joining First Tennessee, he was group vice president and head of digital systems rollout and client transitions at SunTrust Bank. He previously held leadership positions at First Niagara Bank, M&T Bank, Gurley Precision Instruments and the Oil and Natural Gas Commission of India.
First Tennessee, the largest bank headquartered in Tennessee, was founded in 1864 and has the 14th oldest national bank charter in the country.