Mark Smith


1285311*750Professional Experience: As an experienced and insightful financial professional, Mark has shown a remarkable ability to deliver for his clients since beginning his banking career in 1991. Mark is committed to ensuring that BBVA Compass’ high net worth clients receive the professional services they need to grow and protect their assets and accomplish their financial goals. Prior to joining BBVA Compass, Mark’s career began at Regions Financial where he worked in leadership positions in retail banking, business banking, credit administration and product management.

Responsibilities: As the Global Wealth Market Executive for Huntsville, Birmingham and Montgomery, Mark oversees all private banking services in those markets and manages a team of professionals that provides customized financial products and services to high net worth clients and professional corporations.


M.B.A., University of Alabama at Birmingham

B.S., Marketing, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama

Graduate School of Banking at Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Management Development Program, Center for Executive Education at Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia

McCombs School of Business Executive Leadership Development Program, The University of Texas at Austin

Hold Series 7 and Series 66 security licenses

Cannon Financial Institute Certified Wealth Strategist

Current and Previous Professional and Civic Activities: • Current Committee Member, BBVA Compass Foundation • Former Executive Leadership Team, American Heart Association’s Heart Ball • Former Loaned Executive, United Way of Central Alabama • Leadership Birmingham Class of 2013