Scott B. Kauffman

Partner, Oak Hill Capital Partners

Scott Kauffman has been a member of our Board of Directors since October 2016. Mr. Kauffman joined Oak Hill Capital Management, a private equity firm, in 2009 and has focused on the firm’s business and financial services investments. He is responsible for originating, structuring and managing the investments in the Business and Financial Services Group. Prior to joining Oak Hill, Mr. Kauffman was a Managing Director at Goldman, Sachs & Co. in the Financial Institutions Group, where for 13 years he was actively engaged in maintaining and building client relationships, providing strategic advice and transaction execution and expertise to boards of directors and executive and senior management of financial institutions. Mr. Kauffman was the Co-Chief Operating Officer for the America’s Financial Institutions Bank Group and a member of the Merger Leadership Group. Mr. Kauffman currently serves as a director of Ability Reinsurance Holdings Inc. He holds his Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of The Association for Investment Management and Research and a member of The Investment Analyst Society of Chicago.


Mr. Kauffman was a director of the CommunityOne Bancorp and CommunityOne Bank, N.A. from October 21, 2011 and served on the Strategic Planning and the Compensation and Nominating Committee until CommunityOne merged into the Company in October 2016.

Independent Director