Bank of the West has hired Mary Smith as Regional Manager of its Commercial Banking Group in Atlanta. Smith will strengthen the Bank’s presence in the Southeast. Bank of the West’s Commercial Banking Group opened its office in Metro Atlanta in 2014.
Smith is responsible for leading the Commercial Banking Group’s Atlanta team and will work closely with the Bank’s technology, healthcare and food/agribusiness industry specialists to share their industry expertise and best practices with clients and prospects. In addition, she will leverage the Bank’s global network to support the needs of international clients across all industries.
She brings to her new role over 25 years of banking experience in Atlanta, with a focus on serving domestic and international middle-market companies. She has worked with a diverse portfolio of large public companies in Atlanta and the Southeast.
“In appointing someone of Mary’s caliber, we are strengthening the leadership of our office and reinforcing our focus on this increasingly international business community in the Southeast,” said Mark Glasky, head of Commercial Coverage, Bank of the West Commercial Banking Group.