EIA Global is pleased to announce that Tom Purvis has joined its credit and political risk insurance (“CPRI”) team and will focus on business development.  Tom will work primarily with financial institutions and corporates located in the Southeastern United States that are engaged in domestic and international trade and non-trade transactions.

Tom has extensive banking experience in both trade finance and business development.  Most recently, he was Vice President for Marketing and Sales at Wells Fargo Bank in Atlanta.  Prior to that Tom held a similar position at SunTrust Bank.  He also served as President of the International Division at SouthTrust Bank in Birmingham, Alabama before it was acquired by Wachovia Bank.

Al Giandomenico, EIA Global’s founder and president, noted “During his long banking career, Tom was a valued client of EIA Global.  He knows us well, and we know him well.  We are delighted that he has agreed to join our CPRI team.  He will be responsible for our expanding business development efforts with large and mid-sized regional banks and corporates in the Southeastern United States.”