Sallie Mae appointed Paul Thome as president of the Sallie Mae Bank. He has 37 years experience in banking and financial services leadership. He was most recently Sallie Mae’s senior vice president of business finance and procurement.
The new appointee joined the student loan firm in 2009 from Credit One Financial Services where he was the chief financial officer. He previously had a 10-year stint at MBNA where he was executive vice president of corporate development, mergers and acquisitions.