SAN FRANCISCO, Might 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The board of administrators of the Federal Dwelling Mortgage Financial institution of San Francisco has accredited the promotion of Tony Wong to government vp and chief banking officer (CBO). As CBO, Wong is answerable for offering strategic course and oversight for the gross sales, advertising and communications, member monetary providers, member and counterparty credit score, and group funding departments. Mr. Wong has served as performing CBO for the Financial institution since April 2020. He’ll report on to Teresa Bazemore, the Financial institution’s president and CEO.
“I’m happy to advertise Tony to CBO and to acknowledge his management via extraordinary occasions. As performing CBO, Tony performed a vital position in FHLBank San Francisco’s means to take care of enterprise as regular all through the pandemic,” stated Ms. Bazemore. “Tony’s in depth information of the Financial institution and our membership, coupled together with his robust dedication to our mission, made him the best candidate. I stay up for working alongside him to serve our members and strengthen our communities as we transfer right into a post-pandemic period.”
Mr. Wong joined the Financial institution in 1995 and has held numerous positions with growing duties throughout his tenure, most just lately as senior vp of member monetary providers and chief advertising officer. Previous to becoming a member of the Financial institution, he was a part of the capital markets group at Barclays World Traders (previously Wells Fargo Nikko Funding Advisors). Mr. Wong started his profession as a registered funding advisor with the retail brokerage division of Lehman Brothers. He acquired a B.A. in economics from the College of California at Berkeley and is a Licensed Mortgage Banker, Accredited Mortgage Skilled, and a Licensed Range Skilled.
“I’m honored to imagine the CBO place at FHLBank San Francisco and to additional the Financial institution’s mission of constructing stronger communities and creating alternative,” Mr. Wong stated. “As CBO, I stay up for tackling the challenges forward, delivering on our promise for our members and selling homeownership, increasing entry to inexpensive housing, and supporting the financial restoration.”
About Federal Dwelling Mortgage Financial institution of San Francisco
The Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco is a member-driven cooperative serving to native lenders in Arizona, California, and Nevada construct robust communities, create alternative, and alter lives for the higher. Our member monetary establishments–business banks, credit score unions, industrial mortgage corporations, financial savings establishments, insurance coverage corporations, and group improvement monetary establishments–depend on us to ship immediate entry to low-cost funding, danger administration instruments, and assets for inexpensive housing and group financial improvement. Along with our members and different companions, we’re making the communities we serve extra resilient and vibrant.
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