March 19, 2014
/PRNewswire/ -- Former Zachry Holdings Inc. senior vice president
and retired cardiac surgeon Dr.
A native of the Canary Islands, Chiscano earned his medical degree in
before moving to
the United States
in the 1960s to practice medicine in several hospitals. He ran his own private practice as a cardiac surgeon in
from 1972 until 2007. He is a senior member of the American Medical Association, Texas Medical Association and the Bexar County Medical Society.
Oleson was a senior vice president at
-based Zachry, where he led negotiations for the company involving project finance arrangements and was active in acquisitions. Before joining Zachry, he worked as an executive with leading energy firms. Oleson has served on several local boards and is now the finance committee chair of the Briscoe Western Art Museum's board.
"I'm pleased to welcome Dr. Chiscano and Mr. Oleson to our growing board," said
, BBVA Compass'
city president. "They both know the city well and will provide key insights for us as we focus on providing the best service and products for our customers."
Oleson and Chiscano join other distinguished community leaders on the board, including:
, a real estate advisor;
of BlueBonnet Capital Mortgage and Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate Bradfield Properties;
of Reyes Automotive Group;
of Rosenthal Pauerstein Sandoloski Agather LLP; and
of Hanke, Green & Stein.
About BBVA Group
BBVA Compass is a subsidiary of BBVA Compass Bancshares Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of BBVA (NYSE: BBVA) (MAD: BBVA). BBVA is a customer-centric global financial services group founded in 1857. The Group has a solid position in
, is the largest financial institution in
and has leading franchises in
and the Sunbelt region of
the United States
. Its diversified business is geared toward high-growth markets and relies on technology as a key sustainable competitive advantage. Corporate responsibility is at the core of its business model. BBVA fosters financial education and inclusion, and supports scientific research and culture. It operates with the highest integrity, a long-term vision and applies best practices. The Group is present in the main sustainability indexes. More information about BBVA Group can be found at
About BBVA Compass
BBVA Compass is a Sunbelt-based financial institution that operates 685 branches, including 350 in
, 90 in
, 78 in
, 64 in
, 45 in
, 38 in
and 20 in
. BBVA Compass ranks among the top 25 largest U.S. commercial banks based on deposit market share and ranks among the largest banks in
(5th). BBVA Compass has been recognized as one of the leading small business lenders by the Small Business Administration and was recently awarded the 2013 Celent Model Bank Award for its new core banking platform. Additional information about BBVA Compass can be found at
BBVA Compass is a trade name of Compass Bank, Member FDIC.
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