Susquehanna Trust and Investment Company is pleased to announce Mark A. Ritter as President and Chief Executive Officer.
He will lead the growth and development of the full service trust and private client affiliate of Susquehanna Bank. Ritter will be based at Susquehanna’s office at on Manheim Pike in Lancaster.
Ritter joined Susquehanna though the merger with Graystone Tower Bank in February 2012. He has 26 of years of experience in the financial services industry in senior positions in banking, insurance and wealth management.
A Landisville resident, Ritter is a member of the Pennsylvania Bankers Association Trust Advisory Committee, Second Vice Chair of the Pennsylvania Bankers Association Group 5 Board of Directors, member of the Pennsylvania Dutch Council of the Boy Scouts of America Board of Directors and is a Past Chairman of the Board of The Lancaster Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
Ritter graduated from George Washington University with a Bachelor’s Degree in International Economics. He has also completed graduate work in accounting and finance.
Susquehanna Bank provides banking and financial services at 261 branch locations in the mid-Atlantic region. It is a subsidiary of Susquehanna Bancshares, Inc., a financial services holding company with assets of more than $18 billion and 3,400 employees. Through Susquehanna Wealth Management, the holding company offers investment, fiduciary, brokerage, insurance, retirement planning, and private banking services, with approximately $8 billion in assets under management and administration. Susquehanna also operates an insurance brokerage and employee benefits company, a commercial finance company and a vehicle leasing company. For more information, please visit www.susquehanna.net.