Officers and Directors
Thomas A. Broughton III
Mr. Broughton has served as President, Chief Executive Officer and a director of ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc. (the 'Company') since 2007 and as President, Chief Executive Officer and a director of ServisFirst Bank (the 'Bank') since its inception in May 2005. Mr. Broughton has spent the entirety of his 35-year banking career in the Birmingham area. In 1985, Mr. Broughton founded and was named President of the de novo First Commercial Bank. When First Commercial Bank was bought by Synovus Financial Corp. in 1992, Mr. Broughton continued as President and was named Chief Executive Officer of First Commercial Bank. In 1998, he became Regional Chief Executive Officer of Synovus Financial Corp., responsible for the Alabama and Florida markets. In 2001, Mr. Broughton's Synovus region shifted, and he became Regional Chief Executive Officer for the markets of Alabama, Tennessee and parts of Georgia. He continued his work in this position until his retirement from Synovus in August 2004. Mr. Broughton received a Bachelor of Science in Finance from the University of Alabama in 1976 and a Master of Business Administration from the J. L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University in 1977.