Manolo Cuervo was named Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer in October 2019. He has more than 25 years of HR experience within the financial industry. Cuervo supports Amerant business transformation through the HR strategy, working directly with the executive team, CEO, and board of directors.
From 1996 to 2018, he was a Human Resources executive at Citi, leading regional HR efforts and Total Reward positions. From 2013 to 2017, he was responsible for senior HR positions in CitiBanamex and was appointed as CHRO for the 45,000-employee organization. He led a team of 500 HR professionals.
During his career, Manolo has led transformational efforts, aligning key HR strategies with the business priorities. He has provided executive advise on complex Human Capital challenges to senior leadership and board of directors in the US and Latin-America.
Manolo holds a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Relations from Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City, Mexico.