Valley Bank Promotes Fabian Rojas to Executive Vice President – Chief Information Officer

News | 2/7/2020
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WAYNE, N.J. – Tuesday, February 4, 2020 - Valley National Bancorp (NASDAQ:VLY), the holding company for Valley National Bank, has appointed Fabian Rojas to Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer (CIO).

Fabian joined Valley in 2017 as First Senior Vice President - Chief Technology Officer. He has over 25 years of experience in the Financial Services and Pharma Life Sciences industries with a strong focus on delivering revenue growing initiatives, mergers, acquisitions, consolidations and integrations. 

Prior to joining Valley, Fabian served as Global Chief Technology Officer at Sanofi and Managing Director of Infrastructure Services at TD Ameritrade. In these roles, he earned valuable experience spanning infrastructure architecture, engineering and operations with demonstrated success in designing and implementing technology strategies to improve and support both business and operational needs.

As CIO, Fabian will continue driving critical customer initiatives that differentiate Valley and implementing company-wide technology solutions that align with our corporate goals. Some of these initiatives include the Bank’s critical data center migration, the evolution of a Future State Operating Model and the Transformation of Valley’s core operating system. 

“Over the past two years, Fabian’s focus and experience has driven him to go above and beyond in delivering value for Valley,” remarked Bob Bardusch, Valley Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. “His passion in transforming technology into a business-led, technology enabled capability is clear in his thoughtful approach to growing the people, processes and technology that will propel Valley into the future.”

About Valley 
As the principal subsidiary of Valley National Bancorp, Valley National Bank is a regional bank with approximately $37.5 billion in assets. Valley is committed to giving people and businesses the power to succeed. Valley operates many convenient branch locations across New Jersey, New York, Florida and Alabama, and is committed to providing exceptional service, the latest innovations and an experienced and knowledgeable team dedicated to meeting customer needs. Helping communities grow and prosper is the heart of Valley’s corporate citizenship philosophy. To learn more about Valley, go to or call our Customer Service Center at 800-522-4100.