Christopher Dods

EVP and Group Manager, Digital Banking and Marketing Group First Hawaiian Bank

Christopher Dods is Executive Vice President of the Digital Banking & Marketing Group for First Hawaiian Bank and was appointed to First Hawaiian Bank’s Senior Management Committee in January 2016. He joined the bank in 2007 in the Card Services Division where he managed the bank’s payment business overseeing credit and debit card operations, new product development, risk and compliance prior to adding responsibility for the Marketing Communications Division, Digital Banking Division, Business Service Division, consumer credit and deposit products. He previously worked in a business development capacity for Hawaii Gas and Mid-Pac Petroleum working on mergers and acquisitions. He has held marketing, advertising, business development positions while working in San Francisco and Beijing China. He serves as a Board member for the First Hawaiian Bank Foundation, Aloha United Way, Mid-Pacific Institute, Child and Family Services and is on advisory boards for First Insurance of Hawaii and MasterCard. He earned an MBA in Marketing and Finance from the University of California, Davis and a Bachelor of Arts from Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut.