Photo Release -- WSFS Names Patrick J. Healy as Vice President in Christiana Trust Division

Patrick Healy

WILMINGTON, Del., Aug. 5, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WSFS Financial Corporation (Nasdaq:WSFS), the parent company of WSFS Bank, today announced that Patrick J. Healy has joined Christiana Trust as Vice President and Director, Global Bankruptcy & Restructuring Services. Christiana Trust is a division of WSFS Bank and is a worldwide administrator and servicer of trust and asset management accounts of all types for individuals, families, and corporate and institutional clients.

Patrick Healy

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Mr. Healy will lead Christiana's global bankruptcy and restructuring services team which includes debt restructurings, loan administration, corporate debt and project finance, as well as bankruptcy administration.

Most recently, Mr. Healy served as a Vice President at Wilmington Trust Company in its Global Distressed Debt Group holding both product leader and sales specialist roles during his six year tenure. At Wilmington Trust, he was responsible for selling and managing defaulted debt and workout services, administrative agent services and other global capital market services. Mr. Healy has over 20 years of experience in corporate trust services in sales, account management and product management for large global providers.

Mr. Healy graduated from Saint Joseph's University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Finance. He also earned a Master of Business Administration and a Master of Science in Healthcare Financial Management at Temple University. Mr. Healy is Adjunct Professor of Finance at the Erivan K. Haub School of Business at Saint Joseph's University and resides in Havertown, Pennsylvania.

About WSFS Financial Corporation

WSFS Financial Corporation is a multi-billion dollar financial services company. Its primary subsidiary, WSFS Bank, is the oldest, locally-managed bank and trust company headquartered in Delaware with $4.4 billion in assets on its balance sheet and $17.1 billion in fiduciary assets, including approximately $1.1 billion in assets under management. WSFS operates from 51 offices located in Delaware (41), Pennsylvania (8), Virginia (1) and Nevada (1) and provides comprehensive financial services including commercial banking, retail banking and trust and wealth management. Other subsidiaries or divisions include Christiana Trust, WSFS Investment Group, Inc., Cypress Capital Management, LLC, Cash Connect® and Array Financial. Serving the Delaware Valley since 1832, WSFS is the seventh oldest bank in the United States continuously operating under the same name. For more information, please visit

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CONTACT: Stephanie A. Heist (302) 571-5259 sheist@wsfsbank.comSource:WSFS Financial Corporation