CIBC hires head of Commercial Real Estate Group in Charlotte

CHICAGO, August 2, 2021 — CIBC today announced the addition of Matt Genett, managing director, who will head the bank’s Commercial Real Estate Group in Charlotte, North Carolina.

“I am pleased to welcome Matt to CIBC,” said Karen Case, executive managing director and president of Commercial Real Estate for CIBC’s US region. “His expertise in commercial real estate will enable us to deepen client relationships throughout the Carolinas.”

Genett joins CIBC with 15 years of commercial real estate experience. Prior to joining the firm, he served as senior vice president at BBVA USA, where he ran the firm’s commercial real estate group in North and South Carolina, Virginia and Washington, DC. Previously, he worked at Regions Bank. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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