CHICAGO – February 10, 2014 – John Stotz, age 41, has been hired as vice president, international banker, with Associated Bank where he is responsible for new business development and delivering Associated Bank’s foreign exchange payment and risk management product set.

With 16 years in the financial services, Stotz is an experienced professional in foreign exchange risk management. Prior to joining Associated Bank he served as vice president, corporate FX sales with BBVA in New York. In this role he marketed FX risk management and derivative products to large corporate, middle market and MidCap commercial bank relationships.

Stotz earned a bachelor’s degree from Bowling State University and a Master’s in Business Administration degree from DePaul University. His office is located at 525 W. Monroe St.