David W. Glidden, President & CEO of Liberty Bank of Middletown, Connecticut, today announced the hiring of Daniel S. Matos of West Hartford, Connecticut, who joins the Liberty team as Senior Vice President and In-House Legal Counsel.
Matos will lead Liberty Bank in creating an Office of the General Counsel while providing strategic direction and complete oversight for all of the Bank’s legal matters.
“Recruiting someone of Dan’s caliber – especially now – is another example of our unwavering commitment to hiring talented leaders who possess the expertise, business acumen and shared vision we need as we face the ever-growing complexity of the banking industry while at the same time our organization continues to strategically evolve,” said Glidden.
Matos earned a Bachelor of Arts cum laude from UConn and his Juris Doctorate cum laude from Temple University’s School of Law. He was most recently the principal and founder of the Matos Group, LLC, a regional real estate development company based in Hartford, Connecticut.
Previously, Matos was a senior partner with the law firm of Day, Berry & Howard (now Day Pitney) for over 20 years.
Matos is based at Liberty Bank’s Corporate Headquarters at 245 Long Hill Road in Middletown, Connecticut.
About Liberty Bank
Established in 1825, Liberty Bank is Connecticut’s oldest bank, with over $6 billion in assets and 60 banking offices throughout the central, eastern, western and shoreline areas of the state. As a full-service financial institution, Liberty offers consumer and commercial banking, home mortgages, insurance, and investment services. Named ‘Top Workplace’ by the Hartford Courant for nine consecutive years, Liberty maintains a longstanding commitment to superior personal service and unparalleled community involvement.