Former PNC executive with more than 20 years of commercial banking
experience also held previous positions with Comerica Bank and Brown
Brothers Harriman & Co.
SOUTHFIELD, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Citizens Financial Group, Inc. announced today that Richard C. Hampson
has been appointed President of Charter One and RBS Citizens in
Michigan, effective June 30. He is joining the company from PNC Bank,
where he had responsibility for key corporate banking clients across
Michigan, Northwest Ohio and Canada.
In addition to his role as Michigan state president, Hampson will lead
middle market banking for RBS Citizens in the state.
A commercial banking professional with more than 20 years of experience
working with corporate customers at PNC and other firms including
Comerica Bank and Brown Brothers Harriman & Company, Hampson has been
based in Michigan since 2001.
“Rick brings a wealth of commercial banking expertise and deep knowledge
of the Michigan market to this important leadership position,” said
Steve Woods, Head of Corporate Banking. “He has a track record of
growing businesses by delivering great ideas to his clients and will
provide strong leadership for our team as we continue to grow our
business in Michigan.”
“I am very excited by this opportunity to help build on the excellent
work being done in Michigan by Charter One and RBS Citizens,” Hampson
said. “Michigan is experiencing a period of renewal and I look forward
to this opportunity to help lead a bank that is making significant
investments in its business here and working hard to help Michigan
consumers, companies and communities prosper.”
Prior to his role at PNC, Hampson rose through the ranks at Comerica,
where he managed a team of bankers serving corporate clients. Hampson is
a board member of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Detroit and has been an
active volunteer with the Detroit Public Schools.
A graduate of Boston College, Hampson earned his MBA from Columbia
About Citizens Financial Group, Inc.
Citizens Financial Group is the 13th largest retail bank holding company
in the United States according to SNL Financial with $126.9 billion of
total assets as of March 31, 2014. Headquartered in Providence, Rhode
Island, CFG delivers a broad range of retail and commercial banking
products and services through branches and ATMs in an 11-state footprint
across the New England, Mid-Atlantic and Midwest regions; and through
online, telephone and mobile banking platforms. Its two bank
subsidiaries are Citizens Bank, N.A., and Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania.
They operate a branch network under the Citizens Bank brand in
Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New
York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Vermont; and the Charter One brand
in Michigan and Ohio. CFG’s website is citizensbank.com.
Citizens Financial Group, Inc.
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