BBVA Compass has appointed banking industry veteran Dillan Knudson as its new Austin CEO, where he will lead the market’s commercial banking operations, local Global Wealth team, and small business banking and manage the local advisory board. Knudson has been in the industry for more than a decade, with a background in commercial and healthcare banking.
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BBVA Compass Head of New Business Development Pepe Olalla says in 2019 early stage technologies will mature – for example more use cases for blockchain – but it’s AI-related technology that will take center stage. Olalla, talking about the 2019 fintech outlook, said that he is seeing more technology coming in to the market related to using AI – and the data that backs it – to create smarter systems that help customers in their financial journey.
The Board of Directors of BBVA approved the succession plan for the company’s Chief Executive Officer. Onur Genç, who is currently the CEO of BBVA Compass and U.S. country manager for BBVA, will replace Carlos Torres Vila as Group CEO at the end of the year.
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At the wrap of BBVA Compass' second annual social entrepreneur program BBVA Momentum, Michelle Corson of Dallas took home first prize for her company which finances fuel-efficient and reliable cars for lower-skilled workers.
Here's a list of products and services BBVA Compass offers that could allow for a unique car-buying experience this season.
BBVA Compass Chief Risk Officer Javier Hernández's long history with BBVA has given him an unbeatable perspective on the function of risk management during the tech revolution in finance.
Growing up in Pensacola, Fla., now residing in Jacksonville, Nelson Bradshaw is used to being close to the water and reeling in a big catch.
The BBVA Compass Mobile Banking App has been recognized for ease of use and customer service in Javelin’s 2018 Mobile Banking Scorecard, marking the fifth consecutive year the app has been acknowledged by the independent research firm.
Identity verification is easier thanks to camera-enabled smartphones. When opening a BBVA Compass account on a mobile device, some new customers will now be given the option to verify their identity by providing an image of their driver’s license, passport or state-issued ID and then taking a selfie.
Net Promoter Score, or NPS, is a metric that helps companies understand customer satisfaction and gauge customer brand loyalty. One of the top performing branches in NPS – out of the 645 branches across BBVA Compass' footprint – is located in a town called Niceville, Fla.
Three little numbers can impact your credit card interest rate, your borrowing limit, and even whether you’re qualified to borrow money.
Financial services trade publication American Banker has recently named BBVA Compass Chief Talent & Culture Executive Rosilyn Houston to its Women to Watch list for the third consecutive year.
BBVA Compass launched its Center for Financial Education Community Workshops Initiative, with the goal of giving 20,000 low- to moderate-income individuals, families and small business owners the knowledge they need to take better control of their financial lives.
BBVA Compass receives Gold level recognition for the second consecutive year in American Heart Association's 2018 Workplace Health Achievement Index.
CEO Carlos Torres Vila to replace Francisco González as group executive chairman, expected to take place on Dec. 31st, 2018.