On March 27, 2014, the Board nominated current Directors Aurelio Alemán-Bermúdez, Robert T. Gormley, Thomas M. Hagerty, Michael P. Harmon, Roberto R. Herencia, David I. Matson, José Menéndez-Cortada, and Fernando Rodríguez-Amaro to serve terms ending at the 2015 annual meeting of stockholders, and when their respective successors have been duly elected and qualified.
Aurelio Alemán-Bermúdez, 55
President and Chief Executive Officer
President and Chief Executive Officer since September 2009.
Director of First BanCorp. and FirstBank Puerto Rico
since September 2005.
Chairman of the Board of Directors and CEO of First Federal Finance Corporation
d/b/a Money Express, FirstMortgage, Inc., FirstExpress, Inc., FirstBank Puerto Rico Securities Corp.
, and First Management
of Puerto Rico, and CEO of FirstBank Insurance Agency, Inc.
Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of First BanCorp.
from October 2005 to September 2009.
Executive Vice President responsible for consumer banking and auto financing of FirstBank
between 1998 and 2009.
From April 2005 to September 2009, also responsible for the retail banking distribution network, First Mortgage
and FirstBank Virgin Islands operations.
President of First Federal Finance Corporation
d/b/a Money Express from 2000 to 2005.
President of FirstBank Insurance Agency, Inc.
from 2001 to 2005.
President of First Leasing & Rental Corp.
from 1999 to June 2007.
From 1996 to 1998, Vice President of CitiBank, N.A.
, responsible for wholesale and retail automobile financing and retail mortgage business.
Vice President of Chase Manhattan Bank, N.A.
, responsible for banking operations and technology for Puerto Rico and the Eastern Caribbean region from 1990 to 1996.
role as Chief Operating Officer of First BanCorp.
, and his
prior experience as Vice President of CitiBank, N.A.
and Chase Manhattan Bank, N.A.
, Mr. Alemán-Bermúdez
gained extensive experience with financial services, consumer business, corporate business issues, risk management, operations and technology.