Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce the placement of Jimmy Crocker as EVP, Head of Simmons Wealth Group at Simmons Bank. In his new role, Crocker is tasked with growing Simmons’ wealth management business. Crocker brings a broad wealth and trust background with extensive experience across trust administration, investment management and advisory, estate planning, probate administration, compliance and fiduciary law, most recently as Executive Vice President and Director of Trust at IBERIA Wealth Advisors.
“Chartwell Partners is pleased to have served as the executive search firm for this engagement,” said Scott Petty, Managing Partner of Chartwell Partners’ Financial Services Practice. “Jimmy brings the depth of transformational leadership and wealth management expertise to grow Simmons’ wealth management business segment.”
About Simmons Bank
Simmons Bank was founded in 1903 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, with the first day’s deposits of $3,338.22. Today, Simmons has approximately $21.4 billion in total assets with more than 2,800 associates across seven states. But still, we take pride in being a community bank that just happens to have the strength of one of the premier banks in the region. By investing in our friends and neighbors, Simmons Bank empowers local leadership to make decisions at the local level. For more than 100 years, we’ve worked hard to help make our customers’ dreams come true – dreams like buying a home, starting a business or simply having the ability to manage your money safely and securely, anywhere you happen to be.
About Chartwell Partners
Chartwell Partners is a national, retained search firm founded in 2005 specializing in executive and board of director leadership recruitment. Partner Scott Petty and his team pride themselves on being one of the best executive search firm recruiting teams in the nation. They are regularly called upon by clients in the Commercial Banking, Community Banking and Real Estate Sectors to recruit C-Suite and other senior executives. Although national in scope, Chartwell Partners takes pride in offering a more highly engaged, personal experience for both clients and candidates throughout the executive recruitment process.