Release: Leumi Names Robert Maichin New Northeast Market President for Commercial Banking

Maichin to Bring Decades of Experience to Northeast Commercial Banking Team


New York, NY – July 20, 2016 – Bank Leumi announced today that Robert Maichin will join the organization as the new Northeast Market President. In this role, Maichin will lead the Northeast Middle Market team within the Commercial Banking division based in New York. He joins Leumi from JPMorgan Chase, where he most recently served as Market Executive of the Brooklyn & Queens Middle Market Banking team.

“Bob’s vast knowledge of the commercial banking landscape in New York will be an important asset to Leumi as we continue to expand our middle market offerings and provide our clients with unmatched, hands-on service,” said Shawn McGowen, Head of Commercial Banking at Leumi. “I look forward to building on our momentum in the Northeast market under Bob’s leadership.”

Maichin brings more than 26 years of diversified commercial banking experience to Leumi, all within the New York metropolitan area. At Chase, he oversaw the Brooklyn & Queens Middle Market Banking team, focusing on companies with annual revenue between $20 and $500 million. Previously at Chase, he served as Executive Director & Division Manager for Middle Market Banking in the Long Island & Queens division, where he was responsible for delivering a diverse product set to middle market clients that included credit, cash management, private banking, investment banking, trade finance, asset-based lending, retirement services and asset management. His coverage included both public and private companies from a range of industries, including apparel, manufacturing, retail, technology, wholesale, media, construction, engineering, real estate and transportation.

From 2007 to 2012, Maichin was a Senior Vice President in Wells Fargo’s Commercial Banking Group in New York. He began his career with European American Bank, where he held several positions in middle market and corporate banking. Maichin holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from The State University of New York College at Oswego and is a board member of the Long Island City Partnership.

Leumi’s Commercial Banking division specializes in serving select industries, products and asset types in the U.S. middle market, including healthcare, media & entertainment, high tech, apparel and real estate. Its bankers focus on market areas with the most growth potential and work closely with a diverse roster of clients in each sector to develop custom solutions that best support their business needs.

About Leumi
Bank Leumi USA (Leumi) is a full-service commercial and private banking institution providing financial services to middle market firms, as well as a full range of private banking solutions to domestic and international clients. Leumi also offers a broad range of securities and insurance products through its brokerage subsidiary, Leumi Investment Services Inc. More information about Leumi is available at

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