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Edward J. Achtner
Head of Digital Banking & Strategic Change, U.S. Commercial Bank (CMB) at HSBC Bank USA, N.A.


EJ is the Head of Digital Banking & Strategic Change for HSBC’s US Commercial & Business Bank.  In this role, he leads its efforts to bring new digitally-driven business models and partnerships into the marketplace, while also closely coordinating with his global colleagues on designing and deploying innovative client-driven experiences and solutions in support of their worldwide operations.

Prior to HSBC, EJ spent approximately 15 years at Bank of America where in his last role, he led its Consumer Bank’s digital portfolio (innovation, platforms, partnerships, and digital design).  An avid lover of the outdoors, he resides in the San Francisco Bay Area with his wife and four children.

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