Associated Banc-Corp on Tuesday named a vice chairman and 16-year Associated veteran, Robert Gallagher, to be president and chief operating officer.

Mr. Gallagher, 60, will take over the president's duties from H.B. Conlon. Mr. Conlon, 63, remains chairman and chief executive officer. The move positions Mr. Gallagher as the No. 2 executive at the $10.6 billion- asset company. Presidents of Associated's eight banking regions will report to Mr. Gallagher.

Subscribe Now

Access to authoritative analysis and perspective and our data-driven report series.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.