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Leadership and Directors

Leadership and Directors

Leadership and Directors

Leadership

Alberto J. Paracchini
Alberto J. Paracchini
President and Chief Executive Officer
Alberto J. Paracchini Mr. Paracchini has served as President, Chief Executive Officer and director of Byline Bancorp and Byline Bank since June 2013. Prior to joining Byline, Mr. Paracchini served as Principal for BXM Holdings, Inc., an investment fund specializing in community bank investments. From 2006 through 2008, Mr. Paracchini served as President and Chief Financial Officer of Popular Financial Holdings and Chief Financial Officer of E-Loan, an internet banking and mortgage company. Prior to 2006, Mr. Paracchini spent 13 years at Banco Popular North America, where he held several senior leadership roles including Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and the head of all operations and technology functions. Mr. Paracchini is a member of the Cook County Council of Economic Advisors and Economic Club of Chicago. Mr. Paracchini holds a bachelor’s degree from Marquette University and an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
Lindsay Y. Corby
Lindsay Y. Corby
Chief Financial Officer
Lindsay Y. Corby Ms. Corby has been Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Byline Bancorp and Byline Bank since July 2015. Ms. Corby joined Byline in June 2013, serving as Chief Administrative Officer until July 2015. Prior to joining Byline, Ms. Corby was a Principal for two years at BXM Holdings, Inc., an investment fund specializing in community bank investments. Prior to joining BXM Holdings, Inc., Ms. Corby was a Vice President in the investment banking group of Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc., focused on mergers and acquisitions, capital markets transactions, complex recapitalizations and valuation activities for U.S. financial institutions. Ms. Corby was previously a board member of QCR Holdings, Inc., a public bank holding company. Ms. Corby received a bachelor’s degree in Spanish, a bachelor of business administration in accounting and a master’s degree in accounting from Southern Methodist University. Ms. Corby is also a graduate of the Kellogg Executive Education, Women’s Senior Leadership Program at Northwestern University, and is a registered Certified Public Accountant.
Timothy C. Hadro
Timothy C. Hadro
Chief Credit Officer
Timothy C. Hadro Mr. Hadro has served as Chief Credit Officer of Byline Bank since January 2015 and as Head of the Special Assets Group for Byline Bank since August 2013. Prior to joining Byline, Mr. Hadro was Managing Partner and co-owner of Loan Management Solutions, a distressed loan consulting firm. Earlier in his career, Mr. Hadro spent 31 years with JP Morgan Chase and its predecessor organizations. Mr. Hadro serves as a director on the advisory board of Banner Group, a private apartment and self-storage development company and as a director of Community Investment Corporation, Chicago’s largest non-profit mortgage lender. Mr. Hadro holds a bachelor’s degree in mathematics and economics from Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota and an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
Richard Schobert
Richard Schobert
Chief Risk Officer
Richard Schobert Mr. Schobert has been the Chief Risk Officer of Byline Bank since October 2013. Prior to joining Byline, Mr. Schobert was a Senior Credit Risk examiner at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. Prior to that experience, he was a financial institution consultant at Schobert & Carper, LLC. Mr. Schobert also served as a member of the supervisory committee and board of directors of First Federal Credit Union, an Arizona credit union. He also was an Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at West Valley National Bank in Avondale, Arizona. Prior to that experience, Mr. Schobert held management and bank examination positions at the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency for over 30 years. Schobert received a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Wisconsin.
Bruce Lammers
Bruce Lammers
President of Small Business Capital
Bruce Lammers Mr. Lammers has been the President of Small Business Capital for Byline Bank since October 2016. Prior to joining Byline, Mr. Lammers served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Ridgestone Bank from 2006 until the Ridgestone acquisition in 2016. Prior to that experience, Mr. Lammers served as the Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President of Amcore Bank, Senior Vice President and Senior Commercial Loan Officer of the Sheboygan, Wisconsin office of U.S. Bank and President of the Northeastern Wisconsin Region of U.S. Bank. Mr. Lammers received a bachelor of business administration in accounting from Lakeland University.
Donald J. Meyer
Donald J. Meyer
Executive Vice President of Commercial Banking
Donald J. Meyer Mr. Meyer has served as Executive Vice President of Commercial Banking for Byline since August 2013. Prior to joining to Byline, Mr. Meyer was a co-founding Principal of Loan Management Solutions, a distressed loan consulting firm. Prior to that experience, Mr. Meyer was the Chief Investment Officer for Centerline Capital Group, a subsidiary of Centerline Holding Company, a NYSE listed real estate finance company. Mr. Meyer serves as a director of Neighborhood Housing Services of Chicago, a non-profit organization providing home mortgage and financial education to potential home owners in low and moderate-income neighborhoods. Mr. Meyer holds a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Illinois.
Thomas J. Bell III
Thomas J. Bell III
Senior Vice President and Corporate Treasurer
Thomas J. Bell III Mr. Bell has been Senior Vice President and Corporate Treasurer for Byline Bank since August 2013. Prior to joining Byline, Mr. Bell previously served as a consultant for and then the Senior Vice President, Treasurer and Head of Planning of Anchor Bancorp where he was responsible for treasury, finance and capital management. Prior to joining Anchor Bancorp, Mr. Bell was an Executive Vice President, Treasurer and Chief Investment Officer for Midwest Banc Holdings, Inc. Prior to that experience, Mr. Bell served as a Senior Vice President with for ABN AMRO North America Inc., a Chicago-based holding company for the LaSalle Bank Corporation. Prior to his experience at ABM AMRO North America, Inc., Mr. Bell spent several years with the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. Mr. Bell received a bachelor’s degree in finance from Lewis University.
Megan Biggam
Megan Biggam
Senior Vice President of Retail Banking
Megan Biggam Ms. Biggam has served as Senior Vice President of Retail Banking of Byline Bank since June 2013. Prior to joining Byline, Ms. Biggam was the Director of Marketing of Metrobank Group, Byline’s predecessor bank parent. Prior joining Metrobank Group, Ms. Biggam was a Division Marketing Manager at Washington Mutual, overseeing the retail marketing development for the Chicago, Atlanta and New Jersey markets. Prior to joining Washington Mutual, Ms. Biggam was the Regional Marketing Director for TCF Bank for the Chicago and Milwaukee markets. Ms. Biggam received a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Indiana University.

Board of Directors

Roberto R. Herencia
Roberto R. Herencia
Chairman of the Board of Directors
Roberto R. Herencia Mr. Herencia has served as Chairman of Byline Bancorp and Byline Bank since June 2013. Mr. Herencia has served as President and Chief Executive Officer of BXM Holdings, Inc., an investment fund specializing in community bank investments, since 2010, where he led the recapitalization of Byline’s predecessor, Metropolitan Bank Group. Prior to BXM Holdings, Inc., Mr. Herencia served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Midwest Banc Holdings, Inc. and spent 17 years with Popular Inc. as Executive Vice President and as President of Popular Inc.’s subsidiary, Banco Popular North America. Mr. Herencia has also served as an independent director of Banner Corporation and its subsidiary, Banner Bank, since March 2016, and as Chairman of the board of directors of First BanCorp, and its subsidiary, FirstBank Puerto Rico, since October 2011. Mr. Herencia previously served as an independent director of privately held SKBHC Holdings LLC, and its two subsidiary banks, American West Bank and First National Bank of Starbuck. Appointed by President Obama in 2011, Mr. Herencia serves on the Overseas Private Investment Corporation’s board of directors. Mr. Herencia holds a bachelor’s degree in finance from Georgetown University and an M.B.A. from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.
L. Gene Beube
L. Gene Beube
Director
L. Gene Beube Mr. Beube has served on the Byline Bancorp and Byline Bank boards of directors since June 2013. Previously, Mr. Beube ran LGB Consulting, a credit risk management consultancy after retiring as Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer for Banco Popular North America. Prior to joining Banco Popular North America, Mr. Beube held various positions during his 35-year tenure at First National Bank of Chicago, retiring as Senior Vice President and Senior Credit Officer. Mr. Beube holds a bachelor’s degree in finance and a master’s degree from the College of Business Administration at the University of Illinois.
Phillip R. Cabrera
Phillip R. Cabrera
Director
Phillip R. Cabrera Mr. Cabrera has served on the Byline Bancorp and Byline Bank boards of directors since June 2013. Since retiring from McDonald’s Corporation in 2015, Mr. Cabrera has served as an advisor and consultant to Air Products and INDURA, Santiago, Chile, assisting management in identifying and remedying gaps in audit, treasury, governance and controls. Mr. Cabrera retired as Vice President and International Treasurer of McDonald’s Corporation in October 2015, where he held various executive roles for 21 years. Prior to his tenure at McDonald’s, Mr. Cabrera was a Managing Director and Senior Partner in the Latin America Group of Continental Bank and served as President of Continental International Finance Corporation, a holding company for Continental Bank’s international equity investments. Mr. Cabrera also serves on the board of directors of Institutional Cash Distributors, an Internet broker of money funds. Mr. Cabrera previously served on the advisory board of Unibanco, Banco do Investimento do Brazil. Mr. Cabrera holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Bradley University and a master’s degree in international management with a finance concentration from the Thunderbird School of Global Management.
William Kistner
William G. Kistner
Director
William Kistner Mr. Kistner joined the Byline Bancorp and Byline Bank boards of directors in April 2018. Since retiring as Vice President, Chief Audit Executive at Northwestern Memorial HealthCare (“NMHC”), Mr. Kistner has continued to serve in a part time advisory role. Mr. Kistner joined MNHC in 2004 and held various positions in the internal audit department. Prior to joining NMHC, Mr. Kistner spent 31 years at Ernst & Young, LLP. He was a tax partner for 19 years in the Chicago office. Mr. Kistner serves on the Board of Trustees of Loyola University of Chicago, where he is Chair of its audit committee, and serves on the finance and executive committees. He is also a member of the Board of Directors and Treasurer of Erie Family Health Centers, where he is Chair of the finance committee and serves on the executive committee. Mr. Kistner holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Loyola University Chicago, a master of management degree in finance from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management and is a Certified Public Accountant.
Antonio del Valle Perochena
Antonio del Valle Perochena
Director
Antonio del Valle Perochena Mr. del Valle Perochena has served on the Byline Bancorp and Byline Bank boards of directors since June 2013. Mr. del Valle Perochena is also the Chairman of the board of directors of Kaluz, S.A., which is the holding company for Mexichem, S.A.B. and Elementia, S.A., and the Chairman of the board of directors of Grupo Financiero Ve por Más, S.A. (BX+). Prior to incorporating Kaluz and BX+, which are financial, industrial and construction enterprises, Mr. del Valle Perochena worked at ING Group as Executive Vice President of Insurance and Pensions in Mexico, and later as Director of New Projects of the direct banking business of the group, ING Direct, in Madrid, Spain. Mr. del Valle Perochena is also a board member of Pochteca Group and Grupo Empresarial Kaluz and Afianzadora Sofimex. Mr. del Valle Perochena holds a business administration degree and Masters in Management from Universidad Anáhuac. He also holds a Senior Management graduate degree at IPADE and a specialization in literature at the Iberoamericana University.
Alberto J. Paracchini
Alberto J. Paracchini
Director
Alberto J. Paracchini Mr. Paracchini has served as President, Chief Executive Officer and director of Byline Bancorp and Byline Bank since June 2013. Prior to joining Byline, Mr. Paracchini served as Principal for BXM Holdings, Inc., an investment fund specializing in community bank investments. From 2006 through 2008, Mr. Paracchini served as President and Chief Financial Officer of Popular Financial Holdings and Chief Financial Officer of E-Loan, an internet banking and mortgage company. Prior to 2006, Mr. Paracchini spent 13 years at Banco Popular North America, where he held several senior leadership roles including Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and the head of all operations and technology functions. Mr. Paracchini is a member of the Cook County Council of Economic Advisors and Economic Club of Chicago. Mr. Paracchini holds a bachelor’s degree from Marquette University and an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
Jaime Ruiz Sacristán
Jaime Ruiz Sacristán
Director
Jaime Ruiz Sacristán Mr. Ruiz Sacristán has served on the Byline Bancorp and Byline Bank boards of directors since June 2013. Mr. Ruiz Sacristán is the Founder and Chairman of the board of directors of Banco Ve por Más, and is a board member of Banco Popular Español. He is also the Chairman of the board of directors of the Mexican Stock Exchange. Prior to founding and working for Banco Ve por Más, Mr. Ruiz Sacristán held various positions as Grupo Financiero Bital, including serving as its Chief Executive Officer for two years, and was a director at each of its portfolio companies. Prior to Grupo Financiero Bital, Mr. Ruiz Sacristán held several senior management positions in Banco Mexicano Somex and Citibank Mexico. Mr. Ruiz Sacristán was unanimously elected and served as President of the Mexican Banks Association from 2011 to 2013. Mr. Ruiz Sacristán holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Universidad Anáhuac and an M.B.A. from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.
Steven M. Rull
Steven M. Rull
Director
Steven M. Rull Mr. Rull has served on the Byline Bancorp and Byline Bank boards of directors since October 2016. Previously, Mr. Rull served as lead director of the board of Ridgestone Financial Services, Inc. and its subsidiary, Ridgestone Bank, prior to its acquisition. Mr. Rull co-founded Manchester Holdings and its wholly-owned subsidiaries, Detalus Advisors, a retail and institutional asset manager, and Detalus Consulting, a financial technology and financial advisory firm. Mr. Rull co-founded Manchester Partners, an investment and consulting firm where he serves as Managing Director. Mr. Rull previously served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Bunker Hill Bancorp and its subsidiary, Boulevard Bank. He also held positions as Chairman of Atlanta Bancorporation and director of its subsidiary, Bank of Atlanta, and was the co-head of the capital markets division of Mark Twain Bank. Prior experience includes positions as Chief Investment Officer and Chief Financial Officer of United Postal Bancorp and as President of the Mortgage Division of Mercantile Bank, which acquired United Postal Bancorp in 1994. Mr. Rull holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville and was a Certified Public Accountant in the state of Missouri from 1973 to 1996.
Robert R. Yohanan
Robert R. Yohanan
Director
Robert R. Yohanan Mr. Yohanan was appointed to serve on the Byline Bancorp, Inc. and Byline Bank boards of directors effective on May 31, 2018. Mr. Yohanan was a founder, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of First Evanston and First Bank & Trust, prior to its acquisition and his career in banking spans approximately 50 years. Prior to founding First Evanston Bancorp Inc., he was President and Chief Operating Officer for six years of Lake Shore Bancorp, Inc. and Lake Shore National Bank, which was a $2 billion bank that operated in the greater Chicagoland area. Previously, Mr. Yohanan was employed by The First National Bank of Chicago in a wide variety of domestic and international credit and general management assignments. Mr. Yohanan attended DePaul University for one year prior to his appointment to the U.S. Naval Academy from which he graduated in 1962. He spent five years in the U.S. Navy and later received a Master's Degree in International Relations from the University of Chicago. Mr. Yohanan is an advisor to the DePaul University Financial Services Center. He also has served two terms as a Director of The Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and is currently a member of the Economic Club of Chicago and the Commercial Club of Chicago.

Executive Sessions

As Chairman of the Board, Mr. Herencia presides executive sessions of the non-management and independent directors of the Board of Directors.

Contact the Board of Directors

Stockholders and interested parties may contact the Board or any committee of the Board about governance-related and executive compensation matters, or other matters specific to the Board’s oversight responsibilities. Written correspondence may be directed to the Board at Byline Bancorp, Inc., Attention: Corporate Secretary, 180 North LaSalle Street, Suite 300, Chicago, Illinois 60601. Inquiries from stockholders or interested parties directed to the Board will be received and processed by the Corporate Secretary before being forwarded to the Board, the appropriate Committee or a particular director as designated in the communication.