Union Bankshares, Goldman Sachs and First Horizon: Bankers on the move
Several female bank executives were on the move during the past month, climbing the corporate and regulatory ladders to take larger roles, some of them with new employers.
Among them was a veteran executive previously named to American Banker's Women to Watch list. One executive came from outside the industry to bring a fresh perspective for the firm's digital banking unit. Another key promotion, at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, followed criticism over the lack of diversity at the top of the Fed’s regional banks.
Still, more can be done to increase diversity within the industry, according to top executives gathered at American Banker’s annual gala in New York to honor the accomplishments of women in the industry.
Following is a roundup of the latest notable hires and promotions: