Synovus Financial Corp. has hired a Georgia bank consultant as "profit enhancement director."

The $9 billion-asset company said Monday that it had hired Daniel R. Sappington, 42, to oversee a team of bankers who work as in-house consultants at Synovus helping to improve profitability at each of the company's 34 affiliate banks.

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