Gilberto Navarro, Executive Vice President

Gilberto Navarro, a native of Sancti Spiritus, Cuba, is a seasoned executive with a strong balance of banking and business experience. He started his career in banking at Banco Popular de Puerto Rico in New York and later helped establish Republic National Bank in Miami. Mr. Navarro had the experience, vision and expertise to recognize strong entrepreneurs with exceptional potential for success, and was responsible for helping arrange financing for dozens of individuals and companies, many of whom have become Florida’s business, professional and community leaders.