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Amerant Bank Appoints Two New Executive Vice Presidents

Marshall Martin has been named Chief Administrative & Legal Officer and Mariola Sanchez has been named Chief People Officer.

July 6, 2022
Front of Amerant Headquarters

CORAL GABLES, FL  Amerant Bank, the largest community bank headquartered in Florida, announces today the appointment of two new members to its executive leadership team: Marshall Martin as EVP, Chief Administrative & Legal Officer, and Mariola Sanchez as EVP, Chief People Officer.

Marshall Martin, EVP, Chief Administrative & Legal Officer

Marshall Martin is joining the Bank from Amerant Mortgage, a joint venture between the bank and a team of highly specialized residential real estate executives with a long track record of success in the residential mortgage arena, which offers the full complement of residential lending solutions to include conventional, government, Jumbo loans and unique product offerings. In his new role, Martin is responsible for the organization’s administrative support functions, including Facilities, Physical Security, Vendor Management & Procurement, in addition to the Legal, Corporate Governance and Corporate Secretary divisions.

Mariola Sanchez, EVP, Chief People Officer

Mariola Sanchez, with an educational background in human behavior and law, in addition to 15 years working at Amerant as general counsel, brings organizational knowledge and an informed perspective to her new role. Sanchez is now responsible for employee learning and development, talent management, total rewards, and diversity and inclusion, in keeping with Amerant’s ESG goals.

“We have ambitious goals for growth in 2022 and future periods,” said Jerry Plush, Chairman & CEO, Amerant Bank. “This leadership realignment will further position us to achieve our strategic priorities, while striving to provide a best-in-class customer experience.”

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About Amerant Bank

Amerant Bank, N.A., is the largest community bank headquartered in Florida and the main subsidiary of Amerant Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ: AMTB), with a presence across South Florida and in Tampa, FL, and Houston, TX. The bank has been serving clients for over 40 yearsand comprises subsidiaries Amerant Investments and Amerant Mortgage. Rooted in the communities it serves, Amerant Bank supports numerous non-profit, charitable and arts organizations. For news and updates, visit the Amerant Newsroom.