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Midwest bank hires Texas market president to lead commercial banking efforts

Chris Mathews
Midwest bank hires Texas market president to lead commercial banking efforts

Cincinnati-based financial giant Fifth Third Bancorp (Nasdaq: FITB) hired a Texas market president to serve middle-market companies in the Lone Star State. Scott Silvas joins Fifth Third Bank from New York-based JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM), where he served as executive director and managing market executive for the Houston middle-market group since 2014, according to a Feb. 28 press release. Silvas had also worked in other various roles with JPMorgan Chase since 2010, and he began his career in 2003 with Bank of Texas, per the release.