Amalgamated Bank Appoints Nina Webster as Western Regional Director
Ms. Webster will oversee commercial banking in San Francisco
We are very excited that Nina will lead Amalgamated’s commercial banking in the western region, as we continue to expand our platform across the country, creating a national socially responsible bank. Nina’s banking expertise, deep experience in socially responsible finance, and understanding of the needs of this region make her a triple threat and a fantastic choice to lead this important work.
NEW YORK, July 8, 2019: Amalgamated Bank (Nasdaq: AMAL) announced today that Nina Webster has been appointed as the new Senior Vice President, Western Regional Director for the bank, effective immediately. Based in San Francisco, Nina will lead Amalgamated’s commercial banking division in the western region, overseeing the group’s performance objectives and initiatives, and growing the commercial banking team as Amalgamated further expands its presence in the Western Region, where the bank was recently named to Forbes’ 2019 Best Banks in California list.
Ms. Webster joined Amalgamated Bank with its acquisition of New Resource Bank in 2018. She has spent more than a decade serving the banking needs of customers in the western United States. Nina has managed clients across the sustainability sector, from Certified B Corporations and health and wellness companies to sustainable technology, housing, unions and nonprofits. As Regional Director, she will continue to serve as a trusted advisor to regional clients with her extensive knowledge of the area and the sustainability banking sector.
“We are very excited that Nina will lead Amalgamated’s commercial banking in the western region, as we continue to expand our platform across the country, creating a national socially responsible bank. Nina’s banking expertise, deep experience in socially responsible finance, and understanding of the needs of this region make her a triple threat and a fantastic choice to lead this important work,” said Keith Mestrich, the President and CEO of Amalgamated Bank.
“I am so proud of the work our team at Amalgamated has done for hard working individuals, organizations and enterprises working to make the world a better place. I look forward to taking on this new role and to continue to provide values-aligned banking services to Amalgamated’s clients and future clients in the region,” said Nina Webster, newly appointed Western Regional Director at Amalgamated Bank.
Nina previously served as a commercial banker and First Vice President for Amalgamated and New Resource Bank, where she led the company’s expansion into the Pacific Northwest Region and managed a $40 million client portfolio. Prior to joining New Resource in 2015, Nina served as a senior credit analyst and Assistant Vice President of Global Banking at Wells Fargo & Company.
About Amalgamated Bank
For nearly a century, Amalgamated Bank has served as America’s socially responsible bank, supporting forward-thinking organizations, companies, and individuals across the country. We are an advocate for those working to make the world more just, compassionate and sustainable. Our extensive experience, financial knowledge and community of like-minded customers offer a unique set of financial tools to customers. Amalgamated is the country’s largest B Corp® bank and a proud member of the Global Alliance for Banking on Values. We don’t just have a mission. We are on a mission: to support those who support others, to invest in progressive and impactful causes and to advocate true financial opportunity for all.