Banking & Financial Services

Alcides Avila
Chair
Avila Rodriguez Hernandez Mena & Ferri, LLP

Staff Contact

305-577-5445

Goals

Keep members informed on current and new banking regulations by continuing with banking programming series.

 

Explore partnerships with local organizations to provide timely and accurate information to community:

·         Explore feasibility of establishing a training and certification program to generate fee income

·         Explore partnerships with local institutions, such as FIBA, FBA, SFBI and FIU

·         Integrate programs with local business (i.e. Lunch & Learn, CFT, Center for Excellence in Banking, etc.)

 

Explore making South Florida attractive to foreign trust companies.

 

Work with FIBA and other organizations to conduct a study of the importance of South Florida’s Community Banks as Miami is ground zero for regulatory measures.

 

Partner with Technology Committee to increase membership among FINTECH companies:

·         Hold a joint program targeted to banks and FINTECH companies to promote South Florida as a center for disruption and FINTECH

·         Showcase what others are doing to change traditional banking

 

Additional Committee Programming