Bank of Hawaii Announces New Vice Presidents Kirihara, Matsuo and Tang
Thursday, January 28, 2016
HONOLULU, HAWAII – Taylor Kirihara, primary relationship officer, has been promoted from assistant vice president to vice president in the Hawaii Commercial Banking Center. He manages a portfolio of commercial customers, maintaining and growing existing customer relationships and acquiring new relationships by offering lending, depository and other banking solutions.
Kirihara first joined Bank of Hawaii as a business banking officer from 2006 to 2008, and returned to the bank in 2011. He holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing from the University of Hawaii at Manoa, and is a member of the Honolulu Japanese Chamber of Commerce.
Nicole Matsuo, commercial real estate loan officer, has been promoted from assistant vice president to vice president in the Commercial Real Estate Loan Division. She is responsible for providing commercial real estate loans for income properties including apartment buildings, shopping centers and office buildings. Matsuo has been at Bank of Hawaii since 2007, and has previously worked at Abelson-Taylor Inc., The Harris Agency and Hilton Hawaiian Village. She holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill.
Jasmine Tang, commercial real estate credit underwriter, has been promoted from assistant vice president to vice president in the Commercial Real Estate Loan Division. She is responsible for underwriting commercial real estate loans that focus on income property, construction, development and affordable housing.
Tang previously worked at People’s Association and Orix Leasing Singapore Limited, both located in Singapore, as well as Central Pacific Bank before joining Bank of Hawaii in 2009 as a portfolio management officer in the Hawaii Commercial Banking Center. She holds a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Hawaii at Manoa.