Speer & Associates Inc., the Atlanta-based financial services consulting firm, has hired the former head of electronic delivery at Barnett Banks Inc. and a First Data Resources as senior vice president.
The former Barnett executive, Catherine V. Corby, will direct electronic commerce and Internet banking relationships with the financial services community.
Don R. Montoro was a senior vice president in the card services group at First Data Resources. He will manage call-center development and support projects for Speer clients. Before joining First Data he co-founded Customer Access, a telemarketing company that served financial services companies.
Speer also hired Jaime F. Durand and Ali Raza as senior consulants. Mr. Durand was an executive at Banco Popular, where he specialized in retail product development and Total Quality Management. Mr. Raza had managed the credit card division at Mashreqbank in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.