An expanding Atlantic Capital adds new executive to help with holistic growth

ATLANTA, Aug. 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- New hire Annette Rollins is bringing a strategic and cultural vision to Atlantic Capital Bank as the new Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer.

Atlantic Capital Bank hires new EVP, Chief Human Resources Officer

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A 35-year industry veteran, Rollins will be a part of the executive management team. In addition to the traditional human resources responsibilities, Rollins will collaborate with executive leadership to shape company culture as Atlantic Capital grows.

“I’ve been traveling to Atlantic Capital locations to meet employees and leaders to listen and get their feedback,” Rollins said. “Our people have a deep love of Atlantic Capital and want to be a part of something great. I want to be a part of making that happen.”

Before joining Atlantic Capital, Rollins was Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer at BNC Bank from 2012. And before that, she was Executive Vice President Human Resources Director at First Citizens Bank from 2002 to 2012.

Rollins said she chose to join Atlantic Capital because of the organization’s quality.

“Being a career banker, I’ve known about Atlantic Capital because of its outstanding reputation,” Rollins said. “Having the opportunity to be a part of the quality Atlantic Capital team was very important to me in deciding to join the company. Being a native of the Atlanta area where I still have family and friends was the icing on the cake.”

Doug Williams, Atlantic Capital CEO, said Rollins’ experience would strategically benefit a growing Atlantic Capital Bank.

“Annette brings to Atlantic Capital particular experience and skill in managing an effective human resources function and in building culture in organizations undergoing rapid change. We are grateful she has chosen to join our team,” said Williams.

Rollins has a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Southern Wesleyan University and several professional certifications, including Senior Professional in Human Resources and the SHRM – Senior Certified Professional.

Volunteerism has marked Rollins' professional career. She has served on several boards, including the Girl Scouts of South Carolina (Mountains to Midlands Council) and the Salvation Army of Greensboro, North Carolina.

Rollins lives with her husband of 32 years, George, in Atlanta.

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

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