Magazine article American Banker

Women in Banking: The Most Powerful in 2017

Magazine article American Banker

Women in Banking: The Most Powerful in 2017

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American Banker on Sep. 25 announced its 15th annual ranking of the Most Powerful Women in Banking and Finance.

The ranking is made up of three lists:

The Most Powerful Women in Banking, recognizing the most influential female leaders in the banking industryThe Most Powerful Women in Finance, which features outstanding women in businesses such as capital markets, asset management, investment banking and cardsAnd the Women to Watch, spotlighting both seasoned executives (some of whom have moved into new roles in the past year) and others who are having a notable impact.

Five companies were recognized as Top Teams for their work in developing and promoting female talent and teamwork (listed below).

Additionally, we highlighted five women who are relatively new in their roles, but had a major impact quickly, and our Lifetime Achievement recipients are Mary Walworth Navarro of Huntington and Linda Verba of TD.

The Most Powerful Women in Banking1. Cathy Bessant, Bank of America2. Marianne Lake, JPMorgan Chase3. Ellen Alemany, CIT Group4. Nandita Bakhshi, Bank of the West5. Diane Reyes, HSBC6. Sandie O'Connor, JPMorgan Chase7. Barbara Desoer, Citigroup8. Jane Fraser, Citigroup9. Anne Finucane, Bank of America10. Dorothy Savarese, Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank11. Diane Morais, Ally Financial12. Stacey Friedman, JPMorgan Chase13. Andrea Smith, Bank of America14. Karen Larrimer, PNC Financial Services Group15. Leslie Godridge, U.S. Bancorp16. Hannah Grove, State Street17. Patricia Husic, Centric Financial18. Anne Clarke Wolff, Bank of America19. Ranjana Clark, MUFG Union Bank20. Amy Brady, KeyCorp21. Diana Reid, PNC Financial Services Group22. Helga Houston, Huntington Bancshares23. Teresa Tanner, Fifth Third Bancorp24. Barb Godin, Regions Financial25. Beth Johnson, Citizens Financial Group

The Women to Watch1. …

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