People: BB&T Corp (BBT)
18 Aug 2017
Mr. Kelly S. King is Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of BB&T Corporation. Professional Experience: Mr. King has served as Chairman of BB&T since 2010; Chief Executive Officer of BB&T and Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Branch Bank since 2009; and Chief Operating Officer of BB&T and Branch Bank from 2004-2008. Qualifications and Skills: Mr. King has forged a lifetime of leadership experience with BB&T, devoting 33 of his 44 years of service to BB&T as a member of Executive Management. He has assumed leadership roles in commercial and retail banking, operations, insurance, corporate financial services, investment services and capital markets. Mr. King is credited with leading BB&T to continued profitability and financial stability through the economic downturn beginning in 2008. His unwavering commitment to the company’s vision, mission and values has led to a nationally recognized associate volunteer program, called the Lighthouse Project. Since 2009, the Lighthouse Project completed more than 7,700 projects for the communities we serve. Mr. King served as the Fifth District representative on the Federal Advisory Council of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System from 2013 through 2016, and served as President of the Federal Advisory Council in 2016. He has been a member of The Financial Services Roundtable since 2010 and he previously served on the Board of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond from 2009 to 2011. Mr. King also has served as Chairman of the North Carolina Bankers Association board and as Vice Chairman of the American Bankers Council. Mr. King was named the Banker of the Year for 2015 by American Banker magazine. His leadership steered the successful completion of our 2015 acquisition of Susquehanna Bancshares—a transaction that was named M&A Deal of the Year (Over $1B to $5B) by The M&A Advisor. Mr. King was named by SNL Financial as one of its “Most Influential” in banking in 2015 & 2014.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||1,075,000|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||2,122,920|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||8,412,160|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||11,610,100|