Vincent A. Tria, Jr. has joined the Board of Directors of International Finance Bank. Mr. Tria has over 30 years of experience in industry, finance and real estate. He began his career with AT&T in New York, NY and subsequently spent more than 26 years with Bank of America Merrill Lynch in Charlotte, NC and Miami, FL. At Bank of America Tria led the bank's real estate banking division on the east coast, with responsibility for the markets from Philadelphia to Miami.
Upon retiring from Bank of America in 2012, Tria founded Coral Pine Advisors, a relationship-based capital markets advisory firm, active in arranging and structuring equity and debt capital for its clients. He also sits on the advisory board of Elion Partners, a real estate investment firm based in Aventura, FL.
As an active member of his community, Tria has served on the board of Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden in Coral Gables since 2000. He is a frequent speaker on real estate and has been a guest lecturer for graduate real estate finance classes at the University of Miami and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's Kenan Flagler Business School.
Tria earned a B.A. in Economics from Binghamton University in New York and an M.B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's Kenan-Flagler Business School.