Richard A. Snyder, Managing Director
Rick Snyder is a managing director and head of ABL origination and consumer ABS & finance cross sell for the Wells Fargo Securities Asset-Backed Finance Group. He is based in Des Moines, Iowa.
Rick is responsible for maximizing cross-sell initiatives for the ABL and ABS groups. He works closely with product specialists throughout Wells Fargo to help meet all the financial needs of prospective and existing customers.
Rick began his career in July 1990 in Erie, Penn., as a credit manager in the U.S. consumer operations of Wells Fargo. He was promoted to branch manager in June 1992 and managed a consumer lending office in New York.
In September 1994, Rick was promoted to assistant vice president of Wells Fargo Resources, based in Des Moines, Iowa. His primary responsibilities included sourcing merger-and-acquisition opportunities for the company in the U.S. and internationally.
In June 1997, Rick was promoted to vice president to initiate the start-up operations of Wells Fargo Preferred Capital. Rick has held various officer positions within Preferred Capital since its inception, including senior vice president. Rick was promoted to managing director, Well Fargo Securities, in August 2012.
Rick has served on the board for Easter Seals of Iowa, a nonprofit providing services for children and adults with disabilities.
Rick attended the University of Akron and holds a B.S. degree in finance.