Titian N. Solis ’12 has joined the New York Metro Market of The Siegfried Group as a senior associate. Mr. Solis was most recently with PricewaterhouseCoopers where he gained three years of audit experience in a variety of industries including healthcare, pharmaceuticals and manufacturing.
Janet S. Grace ’97 EMBA has been appointed as a chief regulator of the Captive and Alternative Risk division at the Connecticut Insurance Department. A former consultant for Towers Watson, Ms. Grace has more than 20 years of experience in risk identification and coverage analysis. She is also a veteran of the Hartford where she worked for 20 years as a senior account executive.
Eugene F. Martin III ’87, ’89 MBA has been appointed to chief executive officer at Gordon Brothers Finance Company (GBFC). GBFC is a specialty-lending business that principally invests in asset-based loans to middle market companies. Mr. Martin is a global capital markets and credit investment professional with over 25 years of experience in leveraged credit spanning from regional, middle-market companies to global enterprises.
Robert Becker ’93 MBA has been appointed to the HMS Holdings Corporation Board of Directors. Mr. Becker was the chief executive officer (retired) of Wolters Kluwer Health. Mr. Becker has held several executive positions at companies such as Jupiter-Media Metrix and Thomson Corporation.
Mary K. Fenton ’91 MBA has been appointed as a co-chair of CBIA’s Connecticut Bioscience Growth Council. Established in January 2015, the overarching mission of the Connecticut Bioscience Growth Council is to grow Connecticut’s bioscience sector. The Council also facilitates collaboration among the Connecticut life science community and communication with the Connecticut and federal policy makers, as well as the public. Ms. Fenton is currently the executive vice president and chief financial officer of Achillion Pharmeceuticals, Inc.
James E. Cotter ’82 has joined Salisbury Bank and Trust Company as the executive vice president and chief operating officer. Mr. Cotter was most recently the executive vice president and chief operating officer at Naugatuck Valley Savings and Loan. He has also held positions at Newtown Savings Bank and Fairfield County Bank. In such prior positions, Mr. Cotter was responsible for oversight of retail banking, deposit operations, investment sales, marketing, security, facilities and IT.
Marcienne M. Tiebout-Touron ’84 MBA has been named chief financial officer for Gates Construction. Ms. Tiebout is responsible for all Gates financial management as well as overseeing its accounting department. She is a certified commercial investment member and has 29 years of accounting and finance experience.
Naomi Mainelli ’13 MSA has joined Seward and Monde as a staff accountant. Ms. Marinelli has experience in Tax and Audit since completing her MSA at UConn. Seward and Monde is a full service accounting firm with services to individual and business clients in Connecticut.
James J. Dolan ’82 MBA has joined Relmada Therapeutics, Inc. as an advisory partner. Mr. Dolan is an experienced biopharmaceutical executive with more than 36 years of pharma/biotech industry experience, including areas of global finance, strategic planning, pharmaceutical marking and business development.