Brad QuadeMADISON, WI – May 30, 2024  –  First Business Financial Services, Inc., parent company of First Business Bank, is pleased to announce Brad Quade’s recent promotion to Executive Vice President & Chief Credit Officer.

Expanding on his earlier role as Chief Credit Officer, Brad’s new responsibilities include overseeing Credit, Banking Operations, Information Technology, and ensuring our continued commitment to prudent credit management and operational excellence across our diversified product lines.

"Brad has done an outstanding job as Chief Credit Officer, skillfully managing credit risk while supporting responsible growth," said Dave Seiler, President & Chief Operating Officer of First Business Financial Services, Inc." As we continue expanding, Brad's proven leadership and expertise in credit and operations will be invaluable. We are confident he will excel in this expanded role, driving our commitment to disciplined lending practices and efficient, high-quality service delivery for our clients."

Brad joined First Business Financial Services, Inc. in 2019 and has over 35 years of experience in banking at publicly traded and privately owned institutions. Throughout his career, he has led successful teams in operational and business development capacities, building particularly deep experience in solving the financial needs of middle-market companies. 

Brad holds a bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Finance from the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee and is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). Beyond his professional achievements, he has demonstrated a commitment to the Milwaukee-area community through his active participation in a variety of charitable organizations in the areas of youth, arts, homeless care, nutrition, and faith.

About First Business Bank
First Business Bank® specializes in Business Banking, including Commercial Banking and Specialty Finance, Private Wealth, and Bank Consulting services, and through its refined focus delivers unmatched expertise, accessibility, and responsiveness. Specialty Finance solutions are delivered through First Business Bank’s wholly owned subsidiary First Business Specialty Finance, LLC®. First Business Bank is a wholly owned subsidiary of First Business Financial Services, Inc®. (Nasdaq: FBIZ). For additional information, visit Member FDIC