LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CTBC Bank Corp. (USA) today proudly announced that Frida Bank, its Executive Vice President and Head of Risk Management, has been selected as a nominee for the “Executive of Year” honor for the Los Angeles Business Journal’s Women Making a Difference Awards.
Announcement of the winners of this year’s Women Making a Difference Awards will be unveiled at a symposium and award luncheon to be held on May 8, 2014 at J.W. Marriott at L.A. Live. Speakers at the event will include Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti; Gwynne Shotwell, President & Chief Operator Officer of SpaceX; and Judy Olian, Dean, UCLA Anderson School of Management.
“In an era when risk management and compliance are paramount, Frida delivers standout execution across CTBC, which is one of the most well capitalized banks in the US,” said Noor Menai, President & CEO of CTBC Bank USA. “For good reason, Frida is viewed as among the best chief risk officers in the industry.”
"Frida is a terrific candidate for Executive of the Year for LABJ’s Women Making a Difference Award,” said C.C. Tung, Chairman of CTBC Bank USA. “Over her career, she has been appointed to risk and compliance leadership roles few women have held and she sets a great example for future generations of women leaders."
Previous winners of the Executive of the Year for the LABJ’s Women Making a Difference Awards include SpaceX’s Ms. Shotwell and Michelle Kerrick, Managing Partner of Deloitte Los Angeles.
About CTBC Bank Corp. (USA)
CTBC Bank Corp. (USA) (formerly Chinatrust Bank U.S.A.) is a trusted and established institution providing commercial and retail customers with a real financial bridge to the next state of their lives and businesses. Founded in 1989 and now headquartered in Los Angeles, CTBC Bank operates branches in California, New Jersey, and New York. The bank’s operations include deposits, loans, credit cards, foreign exchange, letters of credit, wealth management, mobile, and electronic banking services. Customers benefit from access to large bank resources coupled with individual attention and customized service of a small bank. Its parent company, CTBC Bank Co. Ltd., is supported by $67 billion in assets and is among the largest banks in the world in terms of capital. For more information about CTBC Bank, visit www.ctbcbankusa.com.