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Univest Bank and Trust Co. Appoints Marcus Pereira as Manager of Bethlehem Financial Center

Univest Bank and Trust Co. recently welcomed Marcus Pereira as assistant vice president and financial center manager at its Bethlehem location. In this role, Pereira is responsible for managing the financial center staff and helping Lehigh Valley businesses, residents and nonprofits with their financial needs.

Pereira brings more than 15 years of experience in the financial services industry to his role including most recently serving as a business development manager for PSECU. He earned an associate’s degree from DeVry University and a bachelor’s degree from IPA College in Brazil. Pereira currently serves as an ambassador of the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce, a board member of the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and as Chairman for The Nehemiah Wall, a nonprofit, transition home for women and children in Bethlehem. Pereira is the proud father of adult twin boys and resides in the Lehigh Valley with his wife.

About Univest Financial Corporation

Univest Financial Corporation (UVSP), including its wholly-owned subsidiary Univest Bank and Trust Co., Member FDIC, has approximately $5.4 billion in assets and $3.6 billion in assets under management and supervision through its wealth management lines of business as of September 30, 2019. Headquartered in Souderton, Pa. and founded in 1876, the Corporation and its subsidiaries provide a full-range of financial solutions for individuals, businesses, municipalities and nonprofit organizations primarily in the Mid-Atlantic Region. Univest delivers these services through a network of more than 50 offices in southeastern Pennsylvania extending to the Lehigh Valley and Lancaster, as well as in New Jersey and Maryland and online at www.univest.net.