BBVA Compass announced that Mark Chiappara has joined its U.S. private wealth management business as a senior private banker, located in Miami.
In his new role, Chiappara will focus on serving ultra-high-net-worth clients and select private institutions in the United States.
"Mark's tremendous skill set, which includes capital markets and structured lending, have contributed to his position as one of the top private bankers in the country," said Steve Sanak, director of Private Banking at BBVA Compass. "With a proven track record of capturing new relationships, we expect Mark to have a significant impact on our Wealth Management business."
Prior to joining BBVA Compass, Chiappara held senior positions at Deutsche Bank, Bank of America, Lehman Brothers and Goldman Sachs. Chiappara earned a bachelor's degree from Washington and Lee University and a master's degree in business administration from the University of Chicago, and has achieved the CPA designation.