CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - May 1, 2014) -
- Petrovski was most recently Chief Operating Officer, U.S. Commercial Real Estate, BMO Harris Bank
- He brings over 30 years of experience, including leadership Roles in legal, real estate and government sectors
BMO Harris Bank today announced that John Petrovski has been promoted to the role of Managing Director and Head, U.S. Commercial Real Estate, BMO Harris Bank.
"We have a very strong commercial real estate business in markets throughout the country, and under John's leadership, I am confident that will continue," said Dave Casper, Executive Vice President and Head, Commercial Banking, BMO Harris Bank. "John's broad range of experience, combined with his passion for education and new challenges, makes him ideally suited for the role."
Petrovski was previously the Commercial Real Estate team's Chief Operating Officer at BMO Harris Bank, during which time he was focused on enhancing the bank's commercial real estate lending programs.
Before joining BMO Harris Bank, Petrovski led the commercial real estate lending platforms at Merrill Lynch Capital and Heller Financial Real Estate. He was also with the FDIC, running teams in the Division of Resolution and Receiverships - Loss Share. He holds a J.D. from the University of Michigan and a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Illinois.
Petrovski succeeds Dan Hampton, who will continue with the Commercial Real Estate team in a senior role and will be based in Indianapolis, focused on business devel opment and client relations. "Over the past five years leading the commercial team, Dan has brought together a very talented team that has earned a great reputation in the marketplace," added Casper.
About BMO Harris Bank
BMO Harris Bank's commercial banking team provides a combination of sector expertise, local knowledge and mid-market focus throughout the U.S. BMO Harris Bank provides a broad range of personal banking products and solutions through over 600 branches and approximately 1,300 ATMs in Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, Kansas, Missouri, Minnesota, Arizona and Florida. For more information about BMO Harris Bank, go to the company fact sheet. Deposit and loan products and services provided by BMO Harris Bank N.A. BMO Harris® and BMO Harris Bank® are trade names used by BMO Harris Bank N.A. Member FDIC. BMO Harris Bank is part of BMO Financial Group, a North American financial organization with approximately 1,600 branches, and approximately CDN $593 billion in assets (as of January 31, 2014).