Synovus to lay off between 40 to 50 employees

Synovus to lay off between 40 to 50 employees

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - Synovus has announced dozens of employees will be laid off.

The Columbus-based banking company said between 40 and 50 workers will be let go. A spokesperson said the number represents less than one percent of its 5,400 employees across the company’s five-state footprint in Georgia, Alabama, Florida, Tennessee, and South Carolina.

It’s unclear of how many jobs will be eliminated in Columbus. Synovus released the following statement:

“We continually evaluate deployment of talent and resources, including occasional headcount adjustments to ensure alignment with company strategies and direction.”

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