Umpqua Bank named Nicole Bascomb-Green Head of Community Lending

Hire advances Umpqua’s commitment to provide financial products and services that address affordable housing and access challenges in its communities Bascomb-Green, real estate and banking leader, recently appointed by Governor Jay Inslee as the new chair of the Washington State Housing Finance Commission (WSHFC) Umpqua Bank, a subsidiary of Columbia Banking System Inc, announced the appointment of Nicole Bascomb-Green as Head of Community Lending. In this role, Bascomb-Green is responsible for the management of the community lending team, harnessing Umpqua’s full resources and...

BTIG appoints Anton LeRoy as Chief Executive Officer

BTIG announced that Anton LeRoy has assumed the role of Chief Executive Officer, replacing Co-Founder Scott Kovalik. Mr. Kovalik and Co-Founder Steven Starker will take on the roles of Co-Chairmen of the BTIG Group. Mr. LeRoy joined BTIG in 2008. Since 2018, he served as President of BTIG where he was responsible for the firm’s ongoing global expansion and strategy with a focus on the firm’s growth in Fixed Income, Structured Products and Investment Banking. Mr. LeRoy has also served as BTIG’s Chief...

First Horizon names Hill Regional President of South-Central Region

First Horizon Corp. is pleased to announce the naming of Hunter Hill as Regional President of the First Horizon Bank’s South Central region, which includes Birmingham and Mobile, Alabama, and Atlanta, Georgia. As Regional President, Hill is responsible for all banking operations within the region. A native of Alabama, Hill joined the company in 2009 to grow the bank’s commercial client base in Birmingham, Alabama. In 2014, he was promoted to New Orleans Market President. In this role, he led a wide...


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