Women in Banking

Want to innovate? Hire more women

03/08/17

Studies show that companies with more women in leadership roles increase their “innovation intensity,” yet women still hold only 20% of the board seats and eight CEO jobs in financial services.

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What we lost when we lost Melanie Dressel

02/27/17

Melanie Dressel was one of the most highly respected bank CEOs in the business. She was also an all-around exceptional person.

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Remembering Melanie Dressel, mentor to a generation of bankers

02/21/17

Columbia Banking's CEO, who died unexpectedly on Sunday, was a thoughtful and tenacious leader who leaves a legacy of turning a small Washington bank into a regional power in the Pacific Northwest.

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Melanie Dressel, pioneering bank CEO, dies

02/21/17

In addition to transforming Columbia Banking System and navigating it through the financial crisis, Dressel was an industry leader.

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Money isn't everything, says SoFi's Joanne Bradford; TSB chief Helen Rose recommends boldness

02/16/17

Bank of America's Michelle Moore explains the role of design in the bank’s app's success; SoFi's Joanne Bradford claims money isn't the most important thing in taking a new job; TSB's Helen Rise urges women to be bolder.

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Cooperative Bank of Cape Cod in Massachusetts names first female CEO

02/14/17

Lisa Oliver, who will also become the bank's president, previously ran the business banking division at KeyBank.

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Opus Lands a Former Fintech Exec from BBVA

02/10/17

Opus Bank has hired Scarlett Sieber, the former senior vice president in global business development at BBVA, to be its chief information officer.

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PNC names new chief security officer

02/06/17

In an newly created role, Deborah Guild, the bank’s current chief technology officer, will lead a revamped security unit.

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Trade groups' female chairs look to inspire more women

01/30/17

For the first time, the chairmen of the American Bankers Association and the Independent Community Bankers of America are women, marking an important milestone for the industry.

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Wall Street women march; UBS' new female-friendlier strategy

01/26/17

Wall Street women on what the Women's March meant to them; UBS implementing a more female-friendly approach to wealth management; Beth Mooney outlines post-merger ambitions; and more.

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