Monica Hernández

Assistant Vice President, Deutsche Bank 

President for the First Coast Hispanic Chamber

Monica Hernández was born in Cali, Colombia and moved to the United States at the age of 11. She grew up in Ocala, Florida and moved to Jacksonville in 2005. She is an Assistant Vice President at Deutsche Bank and oversees the Structured Finance Middle Office groups. She has been with Deutsche Bank since 2009 and has worked in various roles within international settlements and securities lending. While at Deutsche Bank, Monica has received several awards for high performance and has been actively involved in diversity and inclusion initiatives for the Bank including co-chairing the Jacksonville Multicultural Partnership Employee Resource Group in 2016 and 2017.

Monica is a graduate of Nova Southeastern University with a Master’s Degree in Finance and Marketing and a graduate of the University of North Florida with a Bachelor of Business Administration in International Business. She also holds a certification in Strategic Management from Harvard University.

Monica was appointed as President of the First Coast Hispanic Chamber of Commerce in 2019 and was also recognized by the Jacksonville Business Journal in the Top 40 under 40, Northeast Florida’s brightest, most promising professionals under the age of 40. In 2020, Monica was selected to be part of Leadership Jacksonville, Class of 2021. She is fluent in both Spanish and English.

She also serves on the board of the University of North Florida Student Affairs Community Council and University of North Florida International Business Flagship Program Business Advisory Council (BAC).

Professional Partner: Samuel Penalba