First Internet Bank announced Maris Kancs has been promoted to First Vice President. In his new role, Mr. Kancs will lead the Single Tenant Lease Financing Team and expand the Bank’s portfolio of commercial real estate investment clients.
Mr. Kancs joined First Internet Bank as a Senior Portfolio Manager in 2013 and was promoted to a Relationship Manager role in 2018. He previously served as a primary analyst and portfolio manager for middle-market commercial real estate clients at BMO Harris Bank.
“Maris possesses deep knowledge of the net lease financing industry as well as a strong credit discipline,” said David Becker, President and CEO. “He has demonstrated exceptional dedication to serving customers. His experience and energy make him the ideal leader to build on the success of his predecessor, Mike Lewis, who retired this month.”
“It is a privilege to have the opportunity and the support to expand an already successful platform,” said Mr. Kancs. “Along with the rest of the team, I’m committed to providing an unmatched level of execution and service for our existing and future clients.”
Mr. Kancs earned his bachelor’s degree in Finance-Real Estate and Operations Management from Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business, and is active in his local community.
About First Internet Bank
First Internet Bank opened for business in 1999 as an industry pioneer in the branchless delivery of banking services. With assets of $3.5 billion as of December 31, 2018, the Bank now provides consumer and small business deposit, consumer loan, residential mortgage, and specialty finance services nationally. The Bank also offers commercial real estate loans, commercial and industrial loans, SBA financing and treasury management services. Additional information about the Bank, including its products and services, is available at www.firstib.com. The Bank is a wholly owned subsidiary of First Internet Bancorp (Nasdaq: INBK).