Doing Business in the United States
About Citi Commercial Bank in the United States
Citi has over 200 years of commercial banking experience, uniquely positioning US CCB to provide the expertise that mid-size companies need to manage and grow their businesses domestically and abroad. US CCB offers comprehensive solutions for liquidity and cash management, lending, foreign exchange, trade and other areas of commercial banking. Relationship Managers are trained to handle companies with sales size above $10 million and work with them to understand their business priorities to recommend the most appropriate financial strategies for efficiently managing their growth. For companies looking to conduct business and operations overseas, the US CCB and its partner groups such as foreign exchange, cross border finance and trade services work on behalf of their clients to unlock Citi's unparalleled global reach and local expertise allowing clients to execute their global growth goals.
US CCB provides specialty sector banking expertise for companies within the energy, technology, financial intermediaries and healthcare industries. These teams utilize their deep industry knowledge to develop recommendations and commercial banking solutions to best position clients within these specialized sectors.
CCB United States Country Business Head
Richard Banziger was appointed to his current position in 2014 and is a 30-year veteran of Citi. He has held various senior positions in Citi's Leveraged Finance, Capital Markets, Asset-Based Finance and Risk Management groups, with assignments in Chicago, Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles and New York. From 2010-2014, he led the global corporate credit risk team for Citi's Institutional Clients Group and has been a senior member of Citi's Risk Management organization. Prior to that, he led Citi's Asset-Based Finance business, which, under his leadership, grew revenue and assets and improved operating efficiency. He joined Citi as a summer intern with the Private Bank in 1984.
"We aim to be the leading global financing and banking partner for mid-sized US corporations and US domiciled subsidiaries of non-US corporations, which either source product from or sell goods and services to developing markets. We lever Citi's broad global reach through our unparalleled global Transactions Services, Foreign Exchange and Capital Markets capabilities around the world."
- Richard Banziger