Chris Chadwell Joins Atlantic Capital’s Commercial Lending Team in Knoxville

ATLANTA, July 05, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Atlantic Capital Bank, NA, (Nasdaq:ACBI) a premier financial services firm serving middle market and emerging companies, private banking clients and top-tier real estate developers, announced the addition of Chris Chadwell to the commercial lending team in Knoxville. Mr. Chadwell will serve as Vice President and Commercial Banking Officer.

In this role, Mr. Chadwell will work with a team of experienced commercial banking professionals in Knoxville to provide thoughtful solutions and localized expertise for emerging growth and mid-market businesses across the region. The Knoxville office serves hundreds of clients in various industries including: manufacturing, medical, legal, real estate, retail, distribution, and technology.

“Banking to me is about relationships. Atlantic Capital has a solid reputation in developing long-term relationships with clients which aligns with my business values,” said Chris Chadwell. “I am excited about working with Knoxville area business owners to customize financial solutions to help reach their goals.”

“Chris is a proven leader and a results-driven banker who will deliver optimal solutions for clients,” said Robert Baird, Knoxville Market Executive. “We’re delighted to have him on board and look forward to his contributions to the financial growth and success of our clients.”

Before joining Atlantic Capital, Mr. Chadwell served as a vice president and business relationship banker at First Volunteer Bank, responsible for local commercial lending, credit decisions, risk management, and development of financial analyses. He brings seven years of banking experience to the Knoxville team. Chris began his career at First Volunteer Bank in its financial banking center, where he was widely recognized for generating consistent growth and delivering results for clients.

He holds a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of the Cumberlands. Mr. Chadwell is an avid golfer and community advocate. He served on the Board of Directors for the Leadership Board of Campbell County for several years and is a current participant with Intro to Knoxville.

About Atlantic Capital Bank, NA

Atlantic Capital Bank, NA is a subsidiary of Atlantic Capital Bancshares, Inc. which is a $2.8 billion publicly traded bank holding company headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. Atlantic Capital offers banking, treasury management, capital markets, trust, and mortgage services to privately held companies and individuals in Atlanta, eastern Tennessee, northwest Georgia and Charlotte, NC. Atlantic Capital also provides specialized financial services to select clients nationally. For more information, visit our website at

Contact Ashley Carson, Senior Vice President Corporate & Community Affairs Executive Atlantic Capital Bank 404.995.6050

Source:Atlantic Capital Bancshares, Inc.