George F. Jones, Jr.
President and Chief Executive Officer, Texas Capital Bancshares, Inc.
Chief Executive Officer, Texas Capital Bank
George F. Jones, Jr., serves as CEO of Texas Capital Bank and its parent company, Texas Capital Bancshares, Inc. (TCBI). He also serves on the Board of Directors of TCBI and Texas Capital Bank.
Jones was one of the founding executives of the bank in 1998. Since that time, the Bank has expanded to have operations currently in Austin, Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston and San Antonio.
He brings more than 30 years of banking experience that includes acquisitions and mergers of financial institutions and the purchasing of financial assets, as well as founding a highly successful banking venture overseas.
Before TCBI was formed, Jones was an organizer, shareholder and chairman of the board for Resource Bank Dallas, a commercial banking institution serving the middle market and small business customers. He helped form Mack Financial Group, Inc., by raising equity and structuring senior/subordinated debt. He also finalized the purchase of $100 million of financial assets.
At Comerica Bank-Texas, he was executive vice president and manager of corporate banking, where he supervised a commercial loan portfolio of nearly $1 billion. Prior to Comerica’s acquisition of NorthPark National Corporation, Jones was president and CEO of NorthPark National Bank and president of NorthPark National Corporation and a member of both boards.
Jones was the founder, shareholder and director for a successful banking venture between the Bank of Texas and Kazakhstan, Almaty, Kazakhstan in the former Soviet Union.
His experience also includes leading Texas American Bank, Dallas, as president and CEO and vice president and manager of financial institutions with Mercantile National Bank, Dallas.
He is a graduate of the University of North Texas with a bachelor’s degree in business administration and the Graduate School of Banking at Southern Methodist University. Jones serves on the board of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas and is a member of the Audit Committee. He is active with the Salesmanship Club of Dallas and a past chairman of the Salesmanship Club Foundation Board of Trustees. Jones currently serves on the Better Business Bureau of Metropolitan of Dallas, Inc.'s board as treasurer and a member of the exective committee. Jones is also a member of the Dallas Citizens Council. Additionally, he is past chairman of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Dallas and formerly served on the Baylor Healthcare System's Board of Trustees.