PCBB Announces Shiva Sandy As Chief Technology Information Officer
CTIO to Enhance Current Digital Initiatives for Leading Bankers’ Bank
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. — February 13, 2018 — PCBB, a leading bankers’ bank serving community-based financial institutions across the U.S., announced today a pivotal addition to the executive team. Shiva Sandy, CTIO, will lead technology initiatives at PCBB, including a digital transformation that has been underway for the past few years, focused on delivering essential value to clients in the fast-moving financial industry.
Shiva brings outstanding technical leadership with almost 20 years of experience from both the high tech sector and financial industry. His high-level of expertise ranges from digital banking and lending to omnichannel transformation and machine learning. Previously, Shiva expanded customer usage of his institution’s digital banking system from 30% to 44%. Shiva earned both a Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Artificial Intelligence from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
“Shiva will be a tremendous asset to the PCBB executive team as he provides many years of cutting-edge technology experience in financial industry applications. His deep background in financial technologies will accelerate our digital transformation priorities already underway, as we increase digital solutions for our customers,” said Steve Brown, President and CEO.
“I am excited to join the PCBB team as we take our technology plans to the next level for banks and their end customers,” said Shiva Sandy, CTIO. “I look forward to growing our business by helping our customers leverage more streamlined systems and innovative solutions, using my experience in advanced technologies within the financial industry.”
Founded by community bankers in 1997, PCBB was created with the sole purpose of helping community financial institutions become stronger. Our mission is to provide fellow bankers with high-quality, competitively-priced solutions and personalized service without competing against them. PCBB provides a comprehensive set of products and services including: correspondent and international services, lending services, hedging solutions, risk management advisory services (such as asset liability management, credit and liquidity stress testing, loan reserve analysis including ALLL/CECL), and customer profitability.