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Amerant Bank Names Howard Levine Executive Vice President, Head of Consumer Banking

June 27, 2022
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CORAL GABLES, FL Amerant Bank, the largest community bank headquartered in Florida, announces today it has named Howard Levine Executive Vice President, Head of Consumer Banking.

Howard will join Amerant’s Executive Management Committee and oversee Amerant’s Private Client, Wealth Management, Mortgage Lending, Business Banking and Retail Banking divisions. He will also be responsible for promoting business development within these areas and creating new products, in addition to driving strong customer engagement.

“Howard’s proven leadership abilities and experience enable him to spearhead Amerant’s new consumer banking division,” said Jerry Plush, Chairman and CEO of Amerant Bank. “As we look to elevate our consumer banking services and offerings, we are confident in his ability to generate positive results.” 

In early 2021, Howard joined Amerant Mortgage as Executive Vice President and Chief Revenue Officer. A joint venture between Amerant Bank and a team of highly specialized residential real estate executives with a long track record of success in the residential mortgage arena, Amerant Mortgage offers the full complement of residential lending solutions to include conventional, government, Jumbo loans and unique product offerings. As the Head of Consumer Banking, Howard will oversee the Amerant Mortgage division.

“I’m proud to have been appointed to Head of Consumer Banking at Amerant and to continue to help drive business success, now in a larger capacity,” said Levine.

Amerant’s consumer banking division provides financial services to hundreds of customers and small business banking clients throughout South Florida, Houston, TX, and now the Greater Tampa Bay area.  

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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 years and 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.