SVP Chief Compliance Officer

Mathew Steinman

Mathew K. Steinman has served as Cross River’s Chief Compliance Officer since 2012.  As a key member of the Control Group, Mathew leads the internal processes for promoting and ensuring Cross River’s compliance with laws, regulations, regulatory guidance, and company policies, and chairs its Compliance & BSA/AML Management Committee.  Mathew works closely with Cross River’s business units to assess and mitigate Cross River’s regulatory risk exposure in a dynamic environment.  He executes Cross River’s mission of innovation while working with its Board and his colleagues to foster a culture of compliance.  Mathew has over 20 years of compliance and legal experience, and is heavily involved with testing, training, policy review, complaint management response, marketing, change management, due diligence, vendor management, etc.  Previously, Mathew worked at Flushing Bank. 

Mathew graduated with a B.S. in Journalism from the University of Florida, and received his Juris Doctor and Concentration in Litigation from Western Michigan University Cooley Law School, formerly Thomas M. Cooley Law School.  Mathew is a member of the New Jersey Bar.