Three other professionals in the management team of Šiaulių bankas


Since 1 March Retail Banking Division of Šiaulių bankas will be headed by Arūnas Užupis. Živilė Skibarkienė will join a management team of the Bank in a week later, who will become a Head of Legal and Administrative division of Šiaulių bankas. Today, on 28 February, Mindaugas Vasiliauskas takes up a position of Director of Sales Department of Šiaulių banko lizingas UAB.

“More competent persons having a big experience are joining the team of Šiaulių bankas. I am sure that they will assist in growing and strengthening Šiaulių bankas”, says Chief Executive Officer Audrius Žiugžda.

37 year-old Mindaugas Vasiliauskas, who has started controlling the Sales Department of Šiaulių banko lizingas UAB, was also elected as a Board member of  Šiaulių banko lizingas UAB. He has been working in SEB lizingas company since 1996 to date: having started as a manager he was moving up to better positions and recently he was heading the Division of Motor Vehicles Lease. M. Vasiliauskas graduated from Vilnius Gediminas Technical University.

Arūnas Užupis who will be heading Retail Banking Division from March will belong to the Board of Šiaulių bankas: he will take up his duties as a member of the Board subject to the permission from the Bank of Lithuania. 38 year-old Arūnas Užupis started his working activity in the company Philip Morris Lietuva since 1994, where he headed the marketing division in Lithuania, he was the Head of International Trademark for Eastern Europe in Switzerland. Since 2004 Arūnas Užupis continued his career in SEB bankas: he was responsible for marketing, sales of the bank and expansion. Later on he took the position of Director General of Utenos trikotažo prekyba UAB; recently he was the Director of UZU UAB. He acquired Master’s degree in marketing and international trade at Vytautas Magnus University of Kaunas. He graduated from the Baltic Management Institution (BMI) with specialty in business management.

Daiva Kiburienė will take up a position of Head of Šiauliai region from 1 March (previously D. Kiburienė headed the Corporate and Retail Banking Division of Šiaulių bankas). She also remains as the Deputy Chief Executive Officer and the member of the Board of Šiaulių bankas.

Since 7 March Živilė Skibarkienė will join the management team of Šiaulių bankas. She will head the Legal and Administrative Division.

Ž. Skibarkienė has the experience in financial sector of more than ten years; she worked in three major banks operating in Lithuania. She worked in Hansa lizingas UAB (now - Swedbank lizingas) for a period of seven years from 1999; later on she took up a position of Director of Legal department of SEB bankas. Recently she headed the Compliance Division of DnB Nord bank. She is also a lecturer of commercial law professorship at Mykolas Romeris University.  Ž. Skibarkienė graduated from Vilnius University with specialty in law. She acquired doctor’s degree at Mykolas Romeris University.

As it was previously reported Rimvydas Mockus will take up duty of Head of Vilnius region and Director of Vilnius branch from 1 March.