Jeff Hood

Executive Vice President, Head of Talent Acquisition, Citizens Bank

Jeff Hood is currently Head of Talent Acquisition for Citizens Bank, responsible for leading all perm and temp hiring activity across the company, with annual hires exceeding 8,000.

With more than 25 years of progressive responsibility in banking, Jeff has held a variety of executive roles in HR and Sales across the U.S. and Europe. Prior to joining Citizens, Jeff worked with HSBC, growing district and division branch networks. And leading distinct HR functions in Learning, Communications, and Recruiting. He holds an MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management, a MA from Webster University, and a BA from the University of Missouri.

Jeff currently lives in Rhode Island with his wife Ella and their two children, Danielle and Ethan. He enjoys spending time with family, engaging in sporting events, and traveling.
Citizens Financial Group, Inc. is one of the oldest and largest financial services firms in the United States. Headquartered in Providence, Rhode Island, where its roots date back to 1828, Citizens offers the convenience of more than 3,200 ATMs and 1,200 branches in 11 states. Citizens’ mortgage lending, auto lending, student lending and commercial banking businesses operate in additional markets. Citizens Commercial Banking offers a broad range of wholesale banking products and services including treasury services, specialty finance, foreign exchange, capital markets and debt syndication.