Webster Appoints Hayles to Board of Directors

Webster Financial appointed E. Carol Hayles to its and Webster Bank’s boards of directors, effective October 23, 2018. She also has been appointed to the Audit and Risk Committees of the boards.

Ciulla Named CEO at Webster Financial as Smith Steps Down

James C. Smith, chairman and CEO of Webster Financial is retiring after 40 years with the bank. John R. Ciulla, president, will become the company’s CEO and a member of the holding company’s board of directors.

Webster Financial Executive Vice Chairman Savage to Retire

Webster Financial Executive Vice Chairman Joseph J. Savage will retire effective June 30, 2017 following a 40-year career in banking, culminating in 15 years at Webster.

Webster Reports 14% Y/Y Growth in Asset-Based Lending Balance

Webster Financial reported its year-end 2015 asset-based lending balance of $753.2 million was up $91.9 million or 14% from $661.3 million a year earlier. Webster noted there were no nonperforming or past due ABL loans.

Webster Financial Promotes Ciulla to President

Webster Financial said its board of directors promoted John R. Ciulla to president of the bank and bank holding company and appointed him to the bank’s board of directors.

Webster Appoints William Atwell, Elizabeth Flynn

Webster Financial announced that William L. Atwell and Elizabeth Flynn have been appointed to its and Webster Bank’s boards of directors.

Wilkins to Head HSA Bank

Webster Financial announced Charles “Chad” Wilkins was named EVP of Webster and Webster Bank, and head of HSA Bank effective January 3.