Bank, N.A., today announced that Richard J. Rizzo, Jr., has joined
the company as senior vice president and regional director of
mid-corporate banking for the Northeast region. He will be based in the
bank’s New York corporate office.
Richard Rizzo (Photo: Business Wire)
Rizzo will oversee expansion of the bank’s corporate banking services
into the Northeast region focusing on key markets such as New York,
Boston, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. The effort will target
companies based from Maine to the Carolinas with revenues ranging from
$500 million to $2 billion. Union Bank offers a wide range of services
to meet corporate growth and expansion initiatives, including senior
credit facilities, debt and equity capital markets, foreign exchange and
interest rate hedging, global treasury management, and trade services.
“Rich’s substantial experience in corporate banking, with a key focus on
building a team of experienced bankers and deepening client
relationships, is key to our success in this market,” said Chris
Freeman, Union Bank senior vice president and head of national corporate
Rizzo’s extensive career spans capital markets, corporate banking and
wealth management/private banking and includes leadership positions at
prominent institutions such as Wells Fargo, Citigroup, and Bank of
America. He is a member of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG)
and recently served on the MidAtlantic board of Teach for America in
Philadelphia. He received a bachelor’s degree in accounting and
marketing from Boston College.
About UnionBanCal Corporation & Union Bank, N.A.
Headquartered in San Francisco, UnionBanCal Corporation is a financial
holding company with assets of $88.2 billion at September 30, 2012. Its
primary subsidiary, Union Bank, N.A., is a full service commercial bank
providing an array of financial services to individuals, small
businesses, middle-market companies, and major corporations. The bank
operated 402 branches in California, Washington, Oregon, Texas,
Illinois, and New York as well as two international offices, on
September 30, 2012. UnionBanCal Corporation is a wholly-owned subsidiary
of The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd., which is a subsidiary of
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. Union Bank is a proud member of the
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG) (NYSE:MTU), one of the world’s
largest financial organizations. Visit www.unionbank.com
for more information.
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