Regional President for Metro New York
Abby Parsonnet is regional president for metro New York City. She joined Webster in August 2013 to oversee Webster’s middle market banking activity and community affairs in the New York metropolitan area, continuing the successful geographic expansion of middle market that Webster experienced in Boston, Mass., Providence, R.I., and White Plains, N.Y. Her middle market team focuses on commercial banking in the New York metro area which encompasses the five boroughs of New York City, Long Island, and Northern New Jersey.
Earlier in her career, Abby was at JP Morgan Chase as senior vice president and regional manager in a variety of roles including national head of remediation and head of the textile, apparel, and jewelry group. She also served as a team leader in middle market and a special credits officer. She has also been a restructuring advisor in the corporate finance practice of FTI Consulting, where she was a senior managing director.
Living up to the communities she serves, Abby is a board member, officer, and founding member of K.I.D.S./Fashion Delivers; a member of the Fashion Service Network; and is active in the ORT America Accounting, Banking, and Attorneys Chapter where she is a past recipient of the Community Achievement Award.
Abby earned her bachelor’s degree from Brandeis University and her MBA from Boston University. She also earned her Certificate in Financial Planning from the New York University School of Continuing Education.