Radius Bank Appoints VP of Acquisition and VP of Small Business Banking
Seasoned financial executives Louise Sorrentino and Alain Glanzman join Radius’ Virtual Bank team
Boston (PR Web) – June, 9 2020 – Radius Bank, an industry-leading digital bank, today announced the appointment of Louise Sorrentino as Vice President of Acquisition and Alain Glanzman as Vice President of Small Business Banking. Sorrentino and Glanzman joined the Bank in the first quarter of 2020 to help further strengthen and expand Radius’ Direct to Consumer and Small Business divisions.
As Vice President of Acquisition, Louise brings nearly 20 years of experience to the organization. She joined Radius from Citibank, where she spent 17 years in multiple senior roles delivering innovative customer acquisition programs. During her tenure, Sorrentino has focused heavily on digital acquisition, business development, digital partnerships, and relationship management.
In her new role, Louise is responsible for developing and managing digital marketing strategies that drive direct consumer and business new client acquisition and deposits, while enhancing the Bank’s leadership position in the marketplace. She is based remotely out of her home office in New York.
Alain Glanzman brings nearly nine years of experience to his role of Vice President of Small Business Banking. Alain has had an illustrious career, most recently serving as the Co-Founder and CEO of WalletFi, where he led strategic direction and operations for the fintech, raising venture capital and developing innovative products to bring to the market.
At Radius, Glanzman is focused on providing a superior banking experience to the Bank’s micro and small business banking segment, helping these clients efficiently manage their operations and cash flow so they can spend more time running their businesses. Additionally, he is exploring options to expand the overall product suite, including credit and other cash management services, to support the various needs of growing startups. Glanzman is based remotely out of his home office in Florida.
Radius’ Direct to Consumer and Small Business deposit product lines offer a wide range of award-winning features, from the ability to open a checking account digitally in under 5 minutes from anywhere in the U.S. to full-featured mobile banking apps and unlimited debit card cash back and ATM rebates. Since joining the Bank, Sorrentino has been an instrumental part of the team that has expanded the Direct Deposit and Cash Back programs for Radius’ consumer clients, and Glanzman has been a leader in Radius’ involvement in the Payment Protection Program, where the Bank has provided close to $900 million in loans to small businesses, which has resulted in over 60,000 people receiving paychecks during this challenging period.
“Louise and Alain have a wealth of knowledge and expertise in the digital banking space,” said Chris Tremont, Executive Vice President of Virtual Banking. “Taking their past experience, innovative mindsets and undeniable passion for banking, it’s without a doubt they will be large contributors to Radius’ future success. We continue to see an accelerating demand for digital banking features from our growing client base and are excited to have these talented individuals on the team to help us meet and exceed these expectations.”