Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that Josh Ellis recently joined R Bank in Round Rock, TX as Chief Financial Officer. In this role, Ellis will be responsible for the leadership and strategic direction of the Finance and Accounting function and will play a significant role in sustaining the bank’s long history of profitable, steady growth. Ellis will be a key strategic partner to the Chairman and President & CEO in operating the company and guiding its future. Ellis joins R Bank from ANB Bank in Denver where he spent the last ten years, most recently as Controller.
“Josh is an impressive finance leader who is well prepared to take on this CFO role. He will bring strategic planning and systems capabilities to R Bank that will help them continue to build a bank that lasts,” said Sean O’Neal, Principal of Chartwell Partners’ Financial Services Practice.
About R Bank
R Bank was created by a group of experienced businessmen and bankers who want to provide the kind of personal banking relationships and service that they have found in the community banks they have been associated with or have done business within the past. The majority of this group either resides in the area or has business ties to Round Rock and Austin areas. This group believes that it is vital to support the local community and its economy in every way possible. The goal of R Bank is to develop a high touch relationship with its customers while providing high tech solutions to their financial needs.
About Chartwell Partners
Chartwell Partners is a retained senior executive and board of director search firm. Founded in 2005, the firm serves a variety of industries across the nation. Chartwell’s Financial Services Practice, led by Scott Petty, has conducted more than 300 successful executive search assignments for over 50 clients during the last decade. The team prides themselves on their reputation of consistency, confidentiality, and long-term success of their placements.