Jon Eckert

President and CEO
"As a trusted advisor and strategic partner, I work with Austin companies and business owners to craft innovative, customized financial solutions to help businesses grow, optimize and improve cash flow, and manage risk.  I believe this bank’s unique structure of local ownership, local management, local decision-making and local customer service is unrivaled in the Austin market."

Jon has over 25 years of commercial banking experience in Austin, where he has forged strong, long-lasting relationships with the community, business owners and centers of influence.  His experience has given him a unique perspective on Austin’s need for a commercial banking alternative.  Jon has been given the opportunity to create a locally owned bank and to assemble a team of accomplished bankers with the expertise to make a difference in the Austin business community. 

Prior to becoming President and CEO of The Bank of Austin, Jon was Market Executive, Senior Vice President and Commercial Banking Manager for a regional bank’s Central Texas operations.

Jon received his Finance and Marketing degrees from St. Edward’s University in Austin with a distinction of Summa Cum Laude. His community activities include the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors for The Better Business Bureau, member of the Austin Regional Manufacturers Association, member of the Texas Association of Business Brokers, volunteer for the March of Dimes and United Way and numerous other church and non-profit activities.

Jon Eckert