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BAFT Re-elects PNC's Burdette to Lead Board of Directors

by Ava Evans | May 07, 2018
WASHINGTON — BAFT, an international financial services association, today announced Kimberly Burdette of PNC will serve a second term as the chair of its board of directors for the 2018-2019 association year.

BAFT Re-elects PNC's Burdette to Lead Board of Directors

 

WASHINGTON — BAFT, an international financial services association, today announced Kimberly Burdette of PNC will serve a second term as the chair of its board of directors for the 2018-2019 association year. Burdette and other board officers were elected at BAFT’s North America Annual Meeting in Orlando, Fla. 

   

Burdette is the senior vice president and manager of international financial institutions at PNC and a long-serving member of the BAFT board. She has worked for PNC Bank and its predecessor, Pittsburgh National Bank, for more than 30 years. Burdette is currently EVP of PNC’s edge act subsidiary, PNC Bank International.

 

"I am honored to serve a second term as chair for BAFT as the association continues to advance the goals and priorities of the global transaction banking industry,” Burdette said.

 

BAFT board officers include:

  • Vice Chair: David Scola, Barclays
  • Secretary / Treasurer: Mark Garfield, Zions Bancorp

     

    Other directors include:

  • ANZ, Vivek Gupta
  • BAFT, Tod Burwell (CEO)
  • Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Stephanie Wolf,
  • BankMed, Ziad Ghosn,
  • BBVA, Esther Galiana
  • BNP Paribas, Suresh Subramanian
  • Citi, John Ahearn
  • Credit Suisse, Patrick Gmür
  • Deloitte, Miriam Ratkovicova
  • Deutsche Bank, Ulf-Peter Noetzel
  • First Abu Dhabi Bank, Vineet Varma
  • FIS Global, Serena Smith
  • Fulton Bank, Amy Sahm
  • HSBC, Patricia Gomes
  • Intesa Sanpaolo, Raffaele Martino
  • J.P. Morgan, Michael Quinn
  • MUFG, Steve Lotito
  • National Bank of Canada, Jonathan Elkins
  • Northern Trust, James Peterson
  • SEB, Juliette Xue Lascoux
  • Standard Chartered Bank, Peter Zotos
  • TD Bank, Tarik Muzaffar
  • UBS, Christian Stolcke
  • US Bank, F. H. Ahlborn

 

About BAFT
BAFT, the leading global financial services association for international transaction banking, helps bridge solutions across financial institutions, service providers and the regulatory community that promote sound financial practices enabling innovation, efficiency, and commercial growth. BAFT engages on a wide range of topics affecting transaction banking, including trade finance, payments, and compliance. The association website is 
www.baft.org.