John M. Schaible
AtlasBanc Holdings Corporation’s Chairman and CEO, John M. Schaible, is an experienced and well-regarded entrepreneur and financial services industry executive.
Daniel Caamano V. Esq.
Daniel Caamano V. is President and Vice Chairman of AtlasBanc Holdings. Mr. Caamano is a respected professional with more than 25 years of experience primarily as a top executive in the financial services industry. Prior to founding AtlasBanc, Mr. Caamano created Anderen Financial, a bank holding company regulated by the Federal Reserve Board, and Anderen Bank, an FDIC chartered financial institution. He served as Chairman and President of Anderen Financial and founder, President, and Director of Anderen Bank. Mr. Caamano was also Chief Legal Officer for NexTrade, and operated his own law firm Caamano & Associates PA. Early in his career, Mr. Caamano was trained by Citibank in New York. He has held a number of management roles as a senior banker. In addition, Mr. Caamano developed business in Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and the Far East. Mr. Caamano holds a Bachelor’s degree in Science from the Catholic University, a Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA), a doctoral degree from the Catholic University, and a Juris Doctor degree from Stetson University College of Law. Mr. Caamano is well-versed in sophisticated financial instruments, accounting and financial analysis, and is a steadfast decision-maker focused on accomplishing goals. Mr. Caamano is also an adjunct professor at Stetson University College of Law where he teaches international banking and finance. He is fully bilingual in Spanish and English, and also speaks French, Italian, and German. Mr. Caamano is also co-founder of Charity for Women, an IRS recognized 501(c)(3) charitable foundation dedicated to improving the quality of life for women currently fighting breast cancer.
Craig Ridenhour has over 20 years of experience in the financial services industry. Mr. Ridenhour began his career in the brokerage industry as a financial advisor. He then continued on to various management positions that included oversight and management of advisors and branches while also overseeing his own wealth management client base. At the same time, he created a highly successful track record of recruiting seasoned financial advisors into similar positions within the firms of which he was employed. Mr. Ridenhour was recruited by John Schaible to be a principal at Anderen Capital in November of 2008. His primary focus was to build the revenue lines and client base by recruiting individuals into the organization to achieve those goals. He was successful by growing Anderen Capital’s assets under management to approximately $60 million within a year’s time frame. Anderen Capital became Halen Capital of which Mr. Ridenhour has continued to act as a principal and Managing Director of Brokerage Services. Mr. Ridenhour is one of the founding partners of AtlasBanc Holdings and serves as the Executive Vice President of Business Development for the organization. In his capacity as EVP, he has worked on increasing its shareholder base and the capital for the company, developing business for Halen Capital, developing long-term strategies for the overall growth of the holding company, and shareholder relations among other things. Mr. Ridenhour has been a certified financial planner (CFP™) for more than a decade. He has a degree in criminology and law from the University of Florida and holds FINRA series 7, 8, 24, 31, 53, 63, 65, 79 and 99 licenses. He also holds life, health and variable annuity licenses.
Ms. Hill is the Chief Financial Officer for AtlasBanc Holdings Corporation. She is a certified public accountant (CPA) with over 30 years of financial services industry experience. Her experience includes asset and liability management, investment and liquidity management, and financial budgeting and analysis. She has hands on experience managing the due diligence and accounting for more than 10 mergers and acquisitions in the financial industry with experience from both the acquirer and seller perspective. Ms. Hill also has experience in financial, regulatory, tax, and SEC compliance and reporting, as well as compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley.
Prior to her role at AtlasBanc Holdings, Ms. Hill was Chief Financial Officer of Anderen Financial and Anderen Bank. She was also the Chief Accounting Officer for Bancshares of Florida Corporation, a multi-bank holding company, and Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer of Republic Bancshares, Inc., a $3.0 billion SEC registered financial institution. Ms. Hill is an active member of the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Mr. Harmon is Executive Vice President of AtlasBanc Holdings and also Chief Executive Officer of Atlas Financial Technologies. Prior to joining AtlasBanc, Mr. Harmon was Chief Executive Officer of Alpari (US), LLC, one of the world’s largest foreign exchange brokers. At Alpari Mr. Harmon established the institutional trading desk and electronic platform, QuantumFX, expanding Alpari’s market reach and broadening the suite of products available to Alpari’s Institutional clients. Mr. Harmon has over 15 years of FX industry experience consisting of strategic management of FX industry operations, prime brokerage relationships, market analysis, and FX algorithmic / ECN trading. Previous to Alpari, Mr. Harmon was Vice President of Sales at State Street Global Markets from 2006 through 2009, he played a pivotal role in the technological development, marketing, and sales of company products and services. Prior to State Street, Mr. Harmon worked in operations and prime brokerage at the AIG Trading Group. The AIG Trading Group were the pioneers of what is now the FX Prime Brokerage industry. Mr. Harmon attended the Brunswick School in Greenwich, Connecticut and studied Economics at The College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, VA.
Mr. Bogdanov is the CTO of AtlasBanc Holdings and Atlas Financial Technologies. He has more than 20 years of Information Technology experience with much of it focused on the specialized technology needs of the Financial Services Industry. Mr. Bogdanov is a hands-on architect with a practical, in-depth understanding of high performance and high availability distributed systems, Big Data processing, architecture and implementation. He is successful in the building of large scale real-time data processing systems and has a history of successful fast time to market projects. Mr. Bogdanov designed, developed, and implemented core components of AtlasBanc’s SURFACExchange platform.
Prior to his role at AtlasBanc Holdings, Mr. Bogdanov held leading Information Technology positions at Bank of America, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Salomon Smith Barney, and a commodities exchange. Mr. Bogdanov has a degree in Electrical Engineering from Tashkent Electromechanical College (Tashkent, Uzbekistan) and continued his studies at Tashkent Polytechnic University (Tashkent, Uzbekistan).
Ms. Farber is the Executive Vice President of Operations for AtlasBanc Holdings. Ms. Farber has over 25 years of experience in all aspects of banking operations, including the implementation of the core processor, ACH services, issuance and management of debit card and merchant account services, and other bank technology systems. She has the experience necessary to implement sophisticated systems to prevent fraud, money laundering and other illegal activities from causing economic or reputational harm to the Company.
Prior to joining AtlasBanc, Ms. Farber was the Senior Vice President of operations and the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) compliance officer at Anderen Bank. She also worked for American Momentum Bank in the treasury division, helping business bankers and commercial lenders effectively manage client receipts and disbursements
- More than 20 years of experience in investment banking, investments and oversight of corporate operations
- Co-founder of Golden Capital and Alpine Gaming, Inc.
- Began career at PaineWebber
- Received B.B.A. from Gonzaga University
- Registered Representative Series 7, 63
Paul Smith has held management positions as an executive with the Chase Manhattan Bank in New York, Mexico, Dominican Republic, and Panama. Paul's experience includes that of CEO of Banco Continental de Panama, its holding company, and affiliates. He has been the president of the Panama Bankers' Association, Director of the National Banking Commission, Director of the Panamanian Institute of Foreign Trade, and president of the American Chamber of Commerce of Panama. He has a degree from the American Graduate School of International Management, "Thunderbird", Phoenix, AZ, and an MBA from NOVA South Eastern University, FL.