Managing Director, Regional & Specialty Banking
John Sarvadi currently serves as Managing Director, Regional & Specialty Banking overseeing Texas Capital Bank’s Houston region as well as nationwide Asset Based Lending, Franchise Finance, SBA Lending and Global Services. Sarvadi joined Texas Capital Bank in June 2013 as President of the bank’s Houston region and was promoted to his current role in 2016.
Prior to joining Texas Capital Bank, Sarvadi spent 24 years with JPMorgan Chase & Co (“JPMC”) and its predecessor firms, working in and leading teams in the firm’s Commercial Banking and Corporate & Investment Bank lines of business. His responsibilities at JPMC included Managing Director of Corporate Client Banking, SVP/Division Manager Houston Middle Market Banking Group, Group Head of Chase Franchise and Beverage Finance, and Managing Director of J.P. Morgan’s Franchise Systems Finance. Sarvadi’s background includes extensive experience with corporate/leveraged finance, capital markets and client/sales management responsibilities, working with companies ranging from privately-held, entrepreneurially-run businesses to large and mid-sized public companies.
Sarvadi serves on various community and civic boards, including Covenant House Texas, Memorial Hermann Health System (Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital and Investment Committees) and The University of Texas’ Masters of Finance Program at the McCombs School of Business.
Sarvadi received a B.B.A. in Finance/Business Honors and an M.B.A. in Finance from the University of Texas at Austin.