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The C-Suite Issue 2016

This issue includes stories on the decline of the imperial CEO, and describes banks that have elevated the chief technology officer and chief human resources officer to C-suite roles. The issue also includes an interview with U.S. Bank’s Jennie Carlson on diversity, as well as with Wintrust Financial Corp.’s Chairman Peter Crist, on the trouble with succession planning.

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The Decline of the Imperial CEO

CEOs are seeing their role change in the age of the empowered board.

Do You Need a Chief Technology Officer?

Banks are increasingly looking for technology leaders to showcase broader banking and strategy backgrounds.


Serving in the Executive Suite

These banks have promoted the chief human resources officer to the executive suite, and here’s why.


Ten Crucial Responsibilities of a Modern Bank CEO

The job of bank CEOs is becoming more difficult. What should they focus on?