Mr. Ahrens is the Senior Vice President – Commercial Banking Team Leader at Univest Financial Corporation. Previously, he served as Senior Vice President, Market Manager at Santander Bank, North America. He began his career with Santander in 2011, serving as Market Manager for Philadelphia, Southern New Jersey & Greater Bucks/Montgomery counties, servicing a portfolio of $500MM with a team of 10 Relationship Managers and support staff. Before joining Santander Bank NA, Mr. Ahrens served for 10 years at Fulton Financial Corporation leading both commercial banking teams and special assets teams. In 2015 he was awarded the 40 Under 40 recognition by the Philadelphia Business Journal. He is part of the Executive Leadership Team on the board of the American Heart Association of Philadelphia, and began his tenure on the board of Congreso de Latinos Unidos in January of 2017. Mr. Ahrens holds a dual Bachelor’s degree in Finance and Economics from Bucknell University, and a Masters in Finance from Carl-Ruprecht Heidelberg University, Germany. Born and raised in Haddonfield, NJ, he currently resides in Jenkintown, PA with his wife and son.