Kearny Bank has appointed Sean Byrnes to the position of chief accounting officer.
Based in the Fairfield corporate office, Byrnes will now direct all aspects of corporate accounting, including income tax, financial and regulatory reporting, financial planning and analysis, accounting policy, and the allowance for credit losses.
Before joining Kearny Bank, Byrnes was the senior accounting officer for Amboy Bank, in Old Bridge. Prior to that, he served as managing director/controller for New York City-based Cantor Commercial Real Estate.
Byrnes has also earned a bachelor’s degree from Ithaca College. He’s a certified public accountant and a CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) charter holder.
Keith Suchodolski, executive vice president and CFO, Kearny Bank said:“At a company of our size, the Chief Accounting Officer has a broad array of responsibilities.”
“It’s a complex assignment at which I am confident Sean, based on his professional and educational backgrounds, will excel.”