Chahin Pahlavi has joined the wealth management team of BNY Mellon as a private banker. The Garden City resident will work out of the Manhattan office, and has almost 30 years experience in financial services, most recently as managing director and private banker at Modern Bank in Manhattan.



Ralph Marra has been named chief information officer for Suffolk Federal Credit Union. The South Setauket resident previously was the chief information officer for Financial Medical Systems in Hauppauge.


Bari Pacht-Siegel has been promoted from account executive to senior account executive at Groupon in Port Washington. The Port Washington resident has been with the company since February 2011.

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Leslie Kle has been appointed educational trainer for Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Commack. The Glen Cove resident previously was vice president and general manager for Piping Rock Associates in Locust Valley.

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