Rockland Trust Appoints Patricia Natale as General Counsel

Filed Under: Banking

Rockland Trust Company has announced the appointment of Patricia Natale as General Counsel of the Bank and its parent holding company Independent Bank Corp (INDB). Natale has been elevated to the organization’s executive leadership team and now reports to Chief Executive Officer, Jeffrey Tengel.

Natale joined Rockland Trust as Senior Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Corporate Secretary in 2017. As General Counsel, she succeeds Edward Seksay who will be retiring from the organization on June 30th, 2023 after strategically and prudently leading the Company’s legal activities for over two decades.

“Tricia’s promotion reflects the outstanding governance and critical judgment she has exercised on high priority business strategies since joining our organization. We look forward to her steady stewardship as the newest member of our executive leadership team,” said Tengel. “This smooth transition is yet another example of both our commitment to promoting the exceptional talent that exists across our organization and our strong succession planning process.”

About INDB/Rockland Trust

Independent Bank Corp. (NASDAQ Global Select Market: INDB) is the holding company for Rockland Trust Company, a full-service commercial bank headquartered in Massachusetts. Rockland Trust was named to The Boston Globe’s “Top Places to Work” 2022 list, an honor earned for the 14th consecutive year. Rockland Trust offers a wide range of banking, investment, and insurance services. The Bank serves businesses and individuals through over 120 retail branches, commercial and residential lending centers, and investment management offices located throughout Eastern Massachusetts as well as in Worcester County and Rhode Island. Rockland Trust also offers a full suite of mobile, online, and telephone banking services. Rockland Trust is an FDIC member and an Equal Housing Lender.