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Syeda Hashmi
Syeda Hashmi
Senior Vice President, Regional Commercial Banking Manager

Phone: (310) 943-8805
Cell: (310) 988-9202
shashmi@ff-inc.com 

Ms. Hashmi has over 22 years’ experience in the financial services industry, working with business owners, real estate and corporate professionals, as well as business management firms and wealthy families. Her focus on relationship management has allowed her to expand into various credit products and deposit solutions that work for each client’s unique needs. Over the past 14 years, Ms. Hashmi focused on building relationships in West Los Angeles and South Bay areas and is actively involved in networking and connecting people and resources within her community.

Prior to joining First Foundation Bank, Ms. Hashmi worked at Banc of California’s Private Banking division as a senior vice president and private banker. Her responsibilities included developing new banking relationships, and meeting the financial goals of clients by providing customized financial plans. She has also held previous positions at American Express, Citibank, and City National Bank.

Ms. Hashmi received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Humanities from Kinnaird College for Women University in Pakistan. She also holds two Master’s Degrees in International Relations and Drama and Theatre from Karachi University in Pakistan. Ms. Hashmi is currently pursuing a graduate degree in banking from the University of Washington. She completed the Program for Leadership Development at Harvard Business School.

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