Evercore named Celeste Mellet Brown its next CFO, effective Sept. 1. As CFO, Mellet Brown will be responsible for Evercore’s financial, tax, internal audit, information technology, investor relations, communications and real estate functions. She will succeed Robert B. Walsh.
Ryan A. Zanin was elected to the Fannie Mae board of directors. Zanin is currently CEO of the Restructuring, Strategic Ventures and Insurance group at GE Capital. Previously, Zanin was GE Capital’s CRO.
Fannie Mae said it has reached a $591 million agreement with Wells Fargo to resolve repurchase requests on certain loans originated prior to 2009.