Gerard (Gerry) Litrento is BankUnited's senior executive vice president of Retail and Business Banking.
Litrento manages the bank's retail branch network, private banking and sales strategy, and small-business banking areas. His division provides credit and banking services to companies with up to $10 million in annual revenues and to individuals and entrepreneurs.
Before joining BankUnited, Litrento spent seven years with Regions Bank and served as city president for Broward County. Previously he was executive vice president of Region's corporate banking teams in Broward and Palm Beach counties. Earlier in his career, Litrento held commercial banking and credit positions with Bank of America, BankAtlantic and Southeast Bank.
Active in community organizations, Litrento serves as Chairman of the Board of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance, Broward County's official public/private partnership for economic development. In 2013, he chaired the Broward Heart Ball benefiting the American Heart Association. He also holds leadership positions with the Broward Workshop and is past chairman of the board of Junior Achievement of South Florida.
Litrento holds a bachelor's degree from Florida Southern College.