Wall Street 50 – 2016

Peter Quinlan/Signature Bank

Peter Quinlan is the treasurer and executive vice president of Signature Bank, where he has managed the investment portfolio, interest rate risk and liquidity management functions of the company since 2006. He also serves as the chairman of the company’s asset liability management committee.

He holds a B.S. in business management from Springfield College and an M.A. in business administration from Northeastern University. He joined Signature in 2002, and was an early member of the senior management team, contributing to much of the company’s initial and continued growth and success.

Peter is a fourth-generation Irish American whose ancestors’ roots trace back to counties Cork and Tipperary. “My Irish heritage is the foundation of my personal and spiritual life,” he says. “The legacy of my ancestors provides standards of determination, perseverance and hard work. As an Irish American, I continue to embody these standards as an appreciation of the opportunities afforded me.”

Peter currently lives in Manhattan with his fiancée, Jennifer.