Tom leads a dynamic and robust organization that drives exceptional client experience while focusing on delivering leading financial results.
He manages the strategic, innovation, and execution activities of Sterling National Bank’s $20 billion Corporate Bank, which consists of 30+ Commercial and National Specialty Finance teams, as well as underwriting, portfolio management and support functions that manage client relationships.
Tom’s responsibilities include: strategic planning, merger & acquisition execution, human capital planning, capital allocation, board reporting and participation. He is a member of the Bank’s Executive, Senior Credit, Technology/Digital, Transformation Management, ALCO, Risk Management, Asset Quality, M&A, and Data Governance committees.
With extensive experience amongst national and regional organizations, Tom’s leadership background includes Commercial and Specialty Finance, Consumer and Private Equity, as well as Investment Banking.
Tom’s insights have been featured on prominent national business news shows including Bloomberg, Fox Business Channel, and CNBC Squawk Box. He is a contributor to American Banker, US Banker, and The Wall Street Journal, and is a board member of many leading industry associations.