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

Bank Leumi USA Names Maya Eisen Zafrir Chief Marketing Officer

Eisen Zafrir will lend extensive branding, marketing and digital experience to sharing the next chapter of the bank’s growth story NEW YORK, Oct. 2, 2018 – Bank Leumi USA announced today that it has hired Maya Eisen Zafrir for the newly created position of Chief Marketing Officer. In this role, she will lead the bank’s marketing … Read more

Bank Leumi Announces Expansion of High Tech Team

Mario De Lecce and John Bryson to Lead a U.S. Tech Build-out New York, NY – August 16, 2018 – Bank Leumi USA today announced that it has hired Mario De Lecce and John Bryson to join the bank’s growing technology banking team and lead its U.S.-focused tech business, helping to expand the client base … Read more

Bank Leumi Welcomes New Head of Credit

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bank Leumi USA announced today that it has hired Dan O’Donnell as the new Head of Credit, based in its New York headquarters. In this role, O’Donnell will be responsible for overseeing portfolio management and underwriting functions, while ensuring strong credit quality as the commercial banking business continues to grow. He will report … Read more

Avner Mendelson and Leumi Featured in American Banker

Turnaround complete, Bank Leumi seeks U.S. expansion American Banker, June 14, 2018 By Hilary Burns Avner Mendelson has made progress over his five years running Bank Leumi USA. When Mendelson became the bank’s CEO in September 2013, it was suffering from stagnation. The next year, the bank absorbed a $50 million loss after its parent, … Read more