Dallas, TX (PRWEB) February 11, 2013
Triumph Bancorp, Inc. announced today that Carlos M. Sepulveda, Jr. will be transitioning from the role of Non-Executive Chairman of the Board to Executive Chairman of the Board for the company. The transition is scheduled to occur in May 2013. Sepulveda has been serving as the Non-Executive Chairman since Triumph was established in 2010.
“In addition to being a major investor, Carlos has been a mentor to me for 10 years,” said Aaron Graft, Chief Executive Officer of Triumph Bancorp, Inc. “The Triumph team couldn’t be happier about having him join us to partner with me and the senior leadership team in setting our strategic direction and championing our corporate culture.”
“I am very excited about the opportunity to work more closely with the extremely talented and gifted members of the senior leadership team at Triumph,” said Sepulveda. “Under their direction, Triumph has demonstrated in a very short time strong results and exceptional growth, and I look forward to a bright future as we continue to seek additional avenues for expansion and valuable investment.”
Carlos M. Sepulveda, Jr. has served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Interstate Battery System International, Inc. since 2004 and has been a member of the board of directors since 1995. Before joining Interstate Batteries, Sepulveda had over 10 years of audit experience with KPMG. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for Cinemark Holdings, Inc., both as a director and as chairman of the Audit Committee. Sepulveda received a Bachelor of Business Administration with highest honors from the University of Texas at Austin. He is a Certified Public Accountant and is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and Texas Society of CPAs.
Triumph Bancorp, Inc., based in Dallas, Texas, is a bank holding company with interests in wholesale banking, commercial finance and real estate investments. Triumph brings creativity, diligence and innovation to all of our investments. Members of the Triumph Bancorp, Inc. group include Triumph Savings Bank, Triumph Commercial Finance, Triumph Capital Advisors, Triumph CRA Holdings and Advance Business Capital.