Mr Rick Mercuri, CPP

Santander Bank, N.A.

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Santander Bank, N.A.


Accomplished security executive with a proven history of strong organizational leadership and strategic decision making for global and domestic organizations; including the world’s third largest bank and the eighth largest U.S. bank. A thought leader and visionary with expertise in mitigating complex security and fraud risks; developing comprehensive security programs, delivering strategy and policy and building threat intelligence capability. Highly successful in developing and mentoring staff, delivering best in class security services for their business partners and customers. Results oriented and a trusted advisor to C-level executives with Board certification in security management (CPP) by ASIS International. An extensive network throughout the security and financial services industries having spoken at numerous industry conferences in the U.S. and U.K. Appointed to advisory forums at Pennsylvania State University and Roger Williams University contributing to the development of academic programs in the areas of global security and intelligence. A long history of public service to the community serving as a municipal Emergency Management Director and an on call fire department Captain / Emergency Medical Technician.