COVID-19 Updates

Branch closings Bank Leumi USA branches are temporarily closed (effective March 26, 2020). Dear Clients, To ensure the health and safety of our employees, clients, and community, we are temporarily closing the New York, Aventura, Chicago, and Los Angeles branches of Bank Leumi USA until further notice. We are committed to providing you with the … Read more

Bank Leumi USA Branches Temporarily Closed

Dear Clients, To ensure the health and safety of our employees, clients, and community, we are temporarily closing the New York, Aventura, Chicago, and Los Angeles branches of Bank Leumi USA until further notice. We are committed to providing you with the best possible banking experience at all times. Our team is still working and … Read more

Bank Leumi USA Elevates Senior Team with Two Strategic Hires

David Paulson and Jeff Steigelman Bring Industry-Leading Experience Amid Bank’s Continued Growth NEW YORK, Feb. 4, 2020 – Bank Leumi USA today announced the appointment of David Paulson as Chief Banking Officer and Jeff Steigelman as Chicago Market President, respectively. Paulson will report directly to Leumi President and CEO, Avner Mendelson. He replaces Shawn McGowen, who … Read more

Bank Leumi USA’s John DePledge Appointed President of Secured Finance Network’s Executive Committee

Leumi Head of ABL Extends Long-Standing Relationship with Industry-Leading Trade Body NEW YORK, Dec. 19, 2019 – John DePledge, Head of Asset Based Lending at Bank Leumi USA, has been appointed to the Executive Committee of Secured Finance Network (SFNet), an international trade association for organizations and professionals delivering secured financing solutions to businesses totaling $4.1 … Read more

Bank Leumi Appoints John DePledge as Head of Asset-Based Lending

Bank Leumi Appoints John DePledge as Head of Asset-Based Lending. NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2019 – Bank Leumi USA announced today that it has hired John DePledge to head its New York-based Asset-Based Lending (ABL) business. In this role, DePledge will manage the continued expansion and growth of the bank’s ABL practice, launched by Leumi in … Read more

Bank Leumi USA Names Andrew Sherman General Counsel

Sherman Brings More than 25 Years of Legal Experience and Most Recently Worked at Rabobank NEW YORK, Oct. 4, 2019 – Bank Leumi USA announced today that it has hired Andrew Sherman as its General Counsel. Sherman will manage the Legal department, partnering with business teams to help advance the bank’s strategic vision. He will also … Read more

Bank Leumi USA Upgraded to A- Rating from Standard & Poor’s

NEW YORK, July 17, 2019 – Bank Leumi USA today announced that it has received an A- rating from Standard and Poor’s (S&P), designating it as a stable, investment-grade bank. The A- rating reflects S&P’s strong and stable outlook for the bank’s overall business as well as its financial and risk profile. “We have been a … Read more

Bank Leumi USA Appoints Carl Nelor Chief Information Security Officer

NEW YORK, June 6, 2019 – Bank Leumi USA today announced that it has named Carl Nelor its new Chief Information Security Officer (CISO). In this role, Nelor heads the bank’s Information Security Team and is responsible for leading the execution and ongoing development of its Information and Cyber Security programs. He reports to Martin Droney, … Read more

Bank Leumi USA Appoints Michael Zaremsky Head of U.S. Private Banking

Zaremsky previously served as Regional Head for New York Private Banking NEW YORK, April 25, 2019 – Bank Leumi USA announced today that it has named Michael Zaremsky its new Head of U.S. Private Banking. In this role, he is responsible for overseeing the regional U.S. Private Banking teams and ensuring continued collaboration between the Private … Read more