First NBC appoints Carl Chaney as CEO
Mr. Chaney has more than 30 years of leadership experience in the banking and financial services sector with a proven track record of building high-performing businesses.
Mr. Chaney currently serves as Vice Chairman of JTS Capital Group, an alternative credit acquisition and management company, and on the Board of Directors of Mississippi Power Company, where he is Chairman of the Compensation Committee and a member of the Controls and Compliance Committee.
He also served on the Board of Directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, New Orleans Branch.
Prior to joining Hancock, Mr. Chaney was a bank mergers and acquisitions and regulatory attorney, representing over 100 financial institutions throughout 13 states in the Southeast and Southwest.
He holds a J.D. from the University of Mississippi School of Law and a bachelor's degree from the University of Mississippi, with honors.
Mr. Chaney will succeed Hermann Moyse, III, who has served as Interim Chief Executive Officer of First NBC Bank and First NBC Bank Holding Company.