Brian Twomey serves as Chief Credit Officer at Signature Bank. In this capacity, he oversees the Bank’s credit-related policies, loan quality and approval functions.
Twomey joined the Bank in 2007 and previously held several roles including Director of Risk Management and Director of Credit Risk before being promoted to Chief Credit Officer in November 2017.
Twomey brings 35 years of banking experience to his position at the Bank. Over the years, Twomey held many credit related roles at various institutions. He was formally credit-trained at NatWest, where he began his career as a credit trainee, held the positions of Relationship/Portfolio Manager and Credit Approval Officer and ultimately, ran an Underwriting/Portfolio Management Unit. At Dime/Wamu, he was the Deputy Chief Credit Officer for C&I Lending in the Northeast and Chicago as well as a Workout Officer.
Prior to joining Signature Bank, Twomey was a Credit Team Leader at Morgan Stanley in its nationwide business lending area.