The president and chief executive of MetroCorp Bancshares (MCBI) in Houston will be taking on an expanded role.

George Lee has been named the co-chairman of the holding company and its Texas banking subsidiary, MetroBank, the company said Friday. Lee already was president and CEO of both MetroCorp and MetroBank, as well as the chairman of MetroCorp's California banking subsidiary, Metro United Bank.

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