Wayne-based Valley National Bank, the wholly-owned subsidiary of Valley National Bancorp, announced Tuesday it has appointed Yvonne M. Surowiec to executive vice president – chief human resources officer.
Surowiec, who has more than 30 years of experience, will lead all human resources functions at the bank.
“Culture is the cornerstone of any successful organization,” Valley National Bank President Ira Robbins said. “As we continue to grow the bank, it is crucial for us to maintain and enhance a strong corporate culture that empowers our associates to achieve their fullest potential and deliver an exceptional, customer-centric banking experience across every touchpoint. Yvonne’s deep experience and industry expertise make her the ideal candidate to lead these efforts and support Valley’s strategic vision.”
Prior to Valley, she was CHRO at CDK Global.