ENP Newswire - 23 June 2014
Release date- 20062014 - Susquehanna Bank is pleased to announce that Christina S. Kite has joined the company as senior vice president, director of finance, business services.
She will report to the chief financial officer and will be responsible for Corporate Business Services, which is a finance business planning, budgeting and data analytics function that works closely with corporate, divisional and regional management to proactively provide financial information and guidance. She will be based at Susquehanna's headquarters at 26 N. Cedar Street, Lititz.
Kite worked most recently as senior vice president, corporate strategy and operations at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. She has more than 20 years of experience in finance, operations and technology, having served as CFO for the Real Estate Division at Goldman Sachs and Vice President, Finance, at Cisco.
In 2007, Kite was identified as one of the top 100 people in finance according to Treasury and Risk Management magazine for her work in launching and sustaining Cisco's enterprise risk management program. In that same year, she was also named as one of the top 25 security executives by Security magazine for her work in driving security strategy and operations as part of Cisco's business resiliency program and emerging markets growth strategy.
A native of Lancaster County, Kite attended Hempfield High School and graduated with honors from Lock Haven State University with a bachelor's degree in management science. She has a Master of Business Administration from the Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
Susquehanna Bank provides banking and financial services to consumers and businesses through more than 240 branch offices in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland and West Virginia. It is a subsidiary of Susquehanna Bancshares, Inc., a financial services holding company with assets of approximately $18 billion. Through Susquehanna Wealth Management, the company offers investment, fiduciary, brokerage, insurance, retirement planning and private banking services. Susquehanna also operates an insurance and employee benefits company, a commercial finance company, a vehicle leasing company, a mortgage division and a settlement services company. For additional information, please visit www.Susquehanna.net.