Andrew Stuart is back as President and CEO of TD Auto Finance after a year in corporate operations for TD Bank.
Ernie Diaz, Executive Vice President of TD Bank, said: , head of US Consumer Distribution, Wealth and TD Auto Finance, said in a statement Tuesday. “We are thrilled to welcome him to the Auto Finance team.”
Stuart, 54, served as President and CEO of TD Auto Finance from 2014 to 2020 before taking on corporate operations roles. COO Marc Womack succeeded him as CEO of the automotive division, but in September he became the new head of operations for Santander Consumer USA. Stuart resumed his CEO role on his December 1st.
TD Auto Finance’s work includes responsibility for commercial and indirect retail auto financing for TD Bank in the United States, where the bank has grown its indirect auto portfolio from $16 billion to $16 billion during Stuart’s previous tenure. It has grown to $24 billion and credits it with “reimagining how we do business.” “
Stuart has also served as CEO of VW Credit, US President of Bentley, and Chairman of the American Financial Services Association. He earned his bachelor’s degree from St. Mary’s College and his MBA from the University of Oregon.