Little Rock, Ark., Dec. 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bank Ozke (NASDAQ: Ozke) has hired Jordan Waldrep as chief investment officer, trusts and wealth. In this capacity, Waldrep provides leadership to the team on investment and wealth management strategies for Bank OZK clients.
“Bank OZK prides itself on attracting top talent, and we are delighted to welcome a thought leader like Jordan to our team,” said Chris Henry, Managing Director of Trust and Wealth. “His deep experience in investment management, including market trends and portfolio estimation, will add value to the level of excellence our clients expect from Bank OZK.”
“I am excited to join an industry leader like Bank OZK to help our clients navigate today’s financial marketplace to achieve their investment goals,” said Waldrep. “I look forward to working with this experienced team on innovative solutions tailored to meet the needs of our clients so that they continue to build wealth and survive for generations to come.”
Waldrep is a CFA.® A chartered accountant with over 20 years of experience in the investment management industry. Prior to joining Bank OZK, he was Principal and Chief Investment Officer at TrueMark Investments managing ETFs. Waldrep’s previous experience includes portfolio manager for multiple mutual funds at USA Mutuals, long equity portfolio manager at Blackfin Capital and principal of long-duration hedge fund research at Hourglass Capital.
Waldrep received a BA from Texas A&M University and an MBA in Finance from the University of Texas McCombs School of Business.
About the bank OZK
Bank OZK (Nasdaq: OZK) is a regional bank that provides innovative financial solutions through the relentless pursuit of excellence by professional bankers. In the year Founded in 1903, Bank OZK conducts banking operations in more than 240 offices in Arkansas, Georgia, Florida, North Carolina, Texas, New York, California and Mississippi, and had total assets of $26.23 billion as of September 30, 2022. It can be found at Bank OZK www.ozk.com And on Facebook, Twitter And LinkedIn Or contact us at (501) 978-2265 or PO Box 8811, Little Rock, Arkansas 72231-8811.
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