Connecticut Department of Banking Annual Update and the CBA General Assembly Update
DATE: Wednesday, April 17, 2019
LOCATION: Aqua Turf Club, 556 Mulberry Street, Plantsville, Connecticut
DINNER CHOICES: Roasted Prime Rib, Autumn Chicken, Pan Seared Salmon, or Vegetarian Lasagna
5:30 pm – Reception – Sponsored by The Bonadio Group
6:30 pm – General Assembly Update – Tom Mongellow
6:45 pm – Department of Banking Update – Jorge Perez
7:15 pm – Dinner
Tom Mongellow, Executive Vice President and Treasurer, Connecticut Bankers Association
A 2019 General Assembly Update from Tom Mongellow of the CBA will cover current issues and proposals from the State’s Capitol.
Jorge L. Perez, Banking Commissioner – State of Connecticut
In February 2015, Jorge L. Perez was appointed Commissioner of the Department of Banking for the State of Connecticut. He brought to the position over 25 years of experience working in the banking industry. Prior to his appointment as Commissioner he served as Vice President Senior Commercial Loan Officer of Liberty Bank. Prior to that, he worked at Sovereign Bank New England as Vice President Community Banking Manager of the New Haven Exchange Branch. He was employed by Bank Boston for approximately 12 years before it was purchased by Sovereign Bank.
As Banking Commissioner, Jorge has jurisdiction over Connecticut’s laws pertaining to state chartered banks and credit unions, consumer credit, broker-dealers, investment advisers, securities, and tender offers. He oversees a department with over 100 employees. In his capacity as Banking Commissioner, Jorge serves as a voting ex officio member of the Board of Directors of the Connecticut Housing Finance Authority.