2664 Route 130
Cranbury, NJ 08512
Emilio Cooper joins First Bank as Executive Vice President and Chief Deposits Officer. He will be responsible for leading the Retail and Commercial Deposit areas and accelerating the Bank’s core deposit growth.
Emilio joins First Bank with over 20 years of banking experience, both locally and in the Midwest. Most recently, Emilio was the Head of Sales and Distribution for US Retail Banking at BMO Harris Bank, a $110 billion bank with over 500 locations. Prior to BMO, he held the role of Retail Director for Citizens Bank in the Greater Philadelphia area and Community Bank President for Wells Fargo/Wachovia. His entrepreneurial and customer-focused mindset will help drive the deposit growth of First Bank.
Mr. Cooper earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Rutgers College in New Jersey. He is a prior Board Chair of the Boys and Girls Club of Dane County and Delaware Financial Literacy Institute, and has been actively involved with the United Way and West Chester Area School District Foundation.