Banking & Financial Services

Alcides Avila
Avila Rodriguez Hernandez Mena & Ferri, LLP

Staff Contact



Keep members informed on current and new banking regulations by continuing with banking programming series.


Explore partnerships with local organizations to provide timely and accurate information to community:

·         Explore feasibility of establishing a training and certification program to generate fee income

·         Explore partnerships with local institutions, such as FIBA, FBA, SFBI and FIU

·         Integrate programs with local business (i.e. Lunch & Learn, CFT, Center for Excellence in Banking, etc.)


Explore making South Florida attractive to foreign trust companies.


Work with FIBA and other organizations to conduct a study of the importance of South Florida’s Community Banks as Miami is ground zero for regulatory measures.


Partner with Technology Committee to increase membership among FINTECH companies:

·         Hold a joint program targeted to banks and FINTECH companies to promote South Florida as a center for disruption and FINTECH

·         Showcase what others are doing to change traditional banking


Additional Committee Programming