On November 22, Triumph Bancorp Inc., the holding company for Dallas-based TBK Bank SSB, announced the appointment of Renee Galitis as chief information officer. She will provide direction and oversight for the IT and information security teams, leading existing and emerging technology initiatives.
“Renee’s ability to align operational execution and technology transformation makes her an excellent fit for Triumph,” says Aaron P. Graft, chief executive officer. “Her experience leading large, complex projects and technology environments will be instrumental in taking our IT organization to the next level of transformation.”
Galitis comes to Triumph Bancorp with a successful track record of working for high-growth financial service companies. Most recently, she served as executive vice president/chief information officer with Caliber Home Loans. Prior to Caliber, Galitis was chief technology officer at Black Knight Inc., which provides integrated technology, data, and analytics to the mortgage and real estate industry. She has also served in several senior management positions at both technology and mortgage firms, including Bank of America and Nexstar Financial, a KKR venture-capital-backed start-up specializing in mortgage process outsourcing and software innovation.
“[Triumph] has built a strong technology foundation,” Galitis says. “I am eager to lead in this important area, sharing my experience to deliver stable, secure and innovative technology services and solutions.”
Established in 1981, TBK Bank SSB operates 65 banking offices in Texas, Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas and New Mexico.