Aaron Graft doesn’t subscribe to the maxim that one should under-promise and over-deliver. At no point was this more evident than on the latest quarterly earnings call of Triumph Bancorp, the $6 billion bank based in Dallas that Graft has led as chief executive officer since 2010. “Beginning this quarter,” Graft shared at the start of the call on Oct. 21, 2021,“we are not going to address our community banking results in our prepared remarks.” Here’s a modestly sized regional bank, helmed by a 43-year-old CEO who purports to having no meaningful previous experience working in a bank, telling sophisticated...
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John J. Maxfield is a contributor for Bank Director magazine.