SVP, Head of New Business Development, People's United Bank
Joe Accardi is a Senior Vice President and the head of new business development for the Asset-Based Lending group at People’s United Bank. He has held leadership positions in new business development, marketing, and portfolio management at Santander, Siemens Financial, National Bank of Canada, and National Westminster Bank. As a longtime member of SFNet, he has served on the board and is currently serving on the education committee. He was a faculty member at the New York Institute of Credit for 14 years, and served two terms on its board of trustees. He was also a founding member of the New Jersey chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth. Joe holds a B.A. cum laude in economics from Rowan University and an MBA in finance from Fairleigh Dickinson University. He is also a graduate of the Stonier Graduate School of Banking and the Leadership Development Programme at London Business School.