Carlos Deupi has been named general counsel, executive vice president and corporate secretary at Brilla Financial Group. Before, he was at the Miami office of Squire Sanders. Deupi has a bachelor’s in finance from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He has a law degree from Boston College.
Elizabeth Rodriguez has joined Marquis Bank, based in Coral Gables, as vice president and Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) officer. She will be responsible for coordinating the development, implementation and management of the BSA Compliance Program. Before, she worked for International Finance Bank, where she served as the BSA officer for eight years. She received her associate of arts degree from Miami Dade College.
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Kip Hunter Marketing, based in Fort Lauderdale, has named Angelina O’Brien director of public relations and Adam Jalali director of marketing and graphic design. Previously, O’Brien, owned and operated a marketing and public relations firm based in West Palm Beach. She has a bachelor’s in organizational management from Indian River State College. Jalali was promoted from a staff position. He has a bachelor’s in public relations from the University of Florida.
Uriel A. Mendieta has been promoted to partner at Hunton & Williams in the Miami office. He focuses on general corporate representation, including mergers and acquisitions, structured finance, and national and international project finance. Mendieta has undergraduate and master’s degrees from the University of Florida and his law degree from Georgetown University Law Center.
David Josefsberg has joined Century Risk Advisors as a partner and will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operation of the professional practice division. Before, he was with the Linq Financial Group. He has a bachelor’s in communications and a master’s in counseling from the University of Hartford.