First Business Bank Board of Directors Elects Ralph Kauten
MADISON, WI – JUNE 27, 2018 – First Business Bank today announces that Ralph Kauten was elected Chair of the First Business Bank Board of Directors effective June 26, 2018.
Ralph Kauten has been instrumental in incorporating commercial thinking, strategy, and direction in collaboration with scientific teams serving in the founding, growth, and leadership of several biotechnology companies including Promega, PanVera, Mirus Bio, Quintessence Biosciences, and Lucigen Corporation. Mr. Kauten has served on the First Business Bank Board since July of 2004 and currently serves as the Bank’s Governance Committee Chair. He succeeds Jerry Kilcoyne, who is retiring from the board after eight years as Board Chair.
Jerry Kilcoyne joined the First Business Bank Board in 2005 and was elected Board Chair in 2010. He continues to serve on the First Business Financial Services, Inc. Board of Directors, the holding company board.
About First Business
First Business Financial Services is a Wisconsin-based bank holding company, focused on the unique needs of businesses, business executives and high net worth individuals. First Business offers commercial banking, specialty finance and private wealth management solutions, and because of its niche focus, is able to provide its clients with unmatched expertise, accessibility and responsiveness. For additional information, visit www.firstbusiness.com.