Bea Ordonez is Executive Vice President, Chief Innovation Officer of Webster Bank (NYSE: WBS), a leading commercial bank with more than $60 billion in assets. In this role, Bea will lead the Bank’s innovation agenda and digital transformation efforts to enable the Bank to continue to respond to client and colleague needs with innovative products and enhanced services. Bea is responsible for managing the Bank’s digital product offerings, strategic investments agenda, Banking as a Service (BaaS) activities, enterprise product group and marketing activities.
Bea most recently served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Sterling Bancorp.
Bea has more than 20 years of experience in the financial technology industry, and most recently was CFO of OTC Markets Group, a financial technology company that provides trading, market data and corporate services. Prior to joining OTC Markets Group, Bea served for 13 years as Chief Operations Officer and Managing Director of Convergex Group, a global brokerage and electronic trading provider. She also worked for Marsh & McLennan, and as a tax consultant at Price Waterhouse and Arthur Andersen.
Bea is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and earned her bachelor’s degree in Law from the University of Nottingham in England.