Sterling National Bank (NYSE:STL) today announced that Peter Welch has joined the bank as Senior Managing Director and Senior Vice President in its Long Island office in Melville, New York. Welch will be reporting directly to Ed Blaskey, Executive Vice President and Long Island President at Sterling.
Welch will focus on growing Sterling’s commercial lending activities on Long Island by establishing new client relationships and expanding existing business. Sterling will continue to deepen its reach in the region by leveraging the team’s deep expertise to deliver quality services to middle market commercial clients in various industry sectors.
Welch was most recently Senior Vice President at Capital One Bank, where he managed commercial real estate client relationships. Prior to Capital One, Welch served as Assistant Vice President at North Fork Bank, where he focused on providing financing solutions and deposit services to middle market clients in several industries. He also has held various positions at other financial institutions on Long Island throughout his career.
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