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Updated: April 8, 2024

Camden National Bank adds seasoned HR director to its leadership ranks

Camden National Bank has appointed Andrew Forbes as chief human resources officer. 

In this role, Forbes will lead critical HR functions, such as enabling and cultivating a diverse workforce and driving the company’s commitment to being a great workplace.

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Andrew Forbes

Forbes brings over 20 years of experience to his new role. He most recently served as chief people officer at Alcom LLC. He has expertise in talent acquisition and management, compensation, benefits, culture and engagement.

Previously, he held leadership roles including vice president of human resources at Maine Medical Center and senior human resource director at Fairchild Semiconductor.  

Forbes holds a master’s degree in industrial and organizational psychology from Hofstra University and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Southern Maine. Forbes is also a senior certified professional with the Society for Human Resource Management.

“Andrew has experience leading human resources for large, complex organizations, all while keeping people and culture at the center of his work,” said Simon Griffiths, president and CEO at Camden National.

“I look forward to partnering with him to implement best-in-class programs for our colleagues and in support of the business objectives and strategic direction of the company,” Griffiths continued. “He will be an important addition to our executive team as we continue to strategically grow the bank and develop an award-winning workforce with an emphasis on our core values.”

Camden National Corp. (Nasdaq: CAC) has 56 banking centers in Maine and additional lending offices in New Hampshire and Massachusetts. With $5.7 billion in assets, the company was ranked No. 2 among the largest Maine-based banks in the 2024 Mainebiz Book of Lists, ranked by Maine deposits as of June 30, 2023.

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