November 09, 2008

Alejandro Pereyra, senior vice president and financial institutions regional manager for Canada and Latin America, Bank of America (Charlotte, N.C.), was elected to serve on the Bankers' Association for Finance and Trade (BAFT) board of directors.

BAFT, headquartered in Washington, D.C., serves as a forum for analysis, discussion and action among international financial professionals on a wide range of topics affecting international trade and finance. Because of its global focus and broad membership, BAFT plays a unique role in expanding markets worldwide, shaping public policy and promoting practices that preserve the safety and soundness of the international financial system.

Pereyra joined Bank of America in 1994 as a financial analyst. During his career at the bank he has worked in several areas such as portfolio management, trade banking, investment banking, global treasury services and global product services.