ALISO VIEJO, CA–(MARKET WIRE)–Apr 30, 2012 — Rhett Rowe has been appointed as Senior Vice President and Managing Director of National Accounts. Mr. Rowe will be responsible for the company’s organic growth strategy, which includes growing the client base of banks, credit unions and finance institutions across the United States. “I am excited to leverage my skills, experience and knowledge with Global Wave Group. They represent cutting-edge technology with respect to solving credit and portfolio management concerns for varied financial services organizations,” said Rowe.
As a 24-year financial services industry executive, Mr. Rowe has a combination of frontline sales and marketing management experience along with substantial analytical, credit and commercial finance experience. During his career, he has compiled an enviable record of personal achievement in developing strategic growth plans, revitalizing sales operations, building successful sales and credit teams, managing key accounts, spearheading major business development initiatives and optimizing people, processes and capital to improve profits and increase shareholder value.
Mr. Rowe has held executive positions within Key Bank, Fifth Third Bank, Comerica, and Arvest Bank, most recently being named Key Bank’s “2010 Rookie of the Year” and winning the coveted “Extraordinary Leadership” award.
Mr. Rowe’s education includes an MBA in Finance from the University of Detroit (summa cum laude) and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Michigan. He also successfully completed the Executive Leadership program at the Sam M. Walton School of Business.
“Global Wave Group is excited to have Rhett on our team. He has a tremendous amount of talent and is focused on expanding our sales and marketing strategies. Rhett’s excellent combination of leadership and proven management, expertise will only further strengthen our commitment and dedication to client management” said Zubin P Mehta, President/CEO.
Based in Aliso Viejo, California, Global Wave Group is a financial services technology company. Our business model is focused on helping banks streamline credit operations and become more efficient by use of our technology products, integrating existing systems and leveraging data across the enterprise. Our value proposition is to enable bankers to become more efficient in processing loans, thereby allowing them to spend more time speaking with their customers and generating new business to help grow the bank’s portfolio.