Jeremy B. Ford

Jeremy B. Ford

Jeremy B. Ford

Jeremy B. Ford


Office Location: One Victory Park

Areas of Responsibility

  • Oversees all holding company functional areas including finance, legal, risk, compliance, internal audit, marketing, information technology, information security, human resources, and corporate development
  • Oversees operations of Hilltop’s wholly owned subsidiaries: PlainsCapital Bank, PrimeLending, HilltopSecurities, and National Lloyds Corporation
  • Provides strategic direction, including corporate initiatives and acquisitions
  • Serves as chairman of PlainsCapital Bank
  • Serves as a director for Hilltop Holdings, as well as chairman of Hilltop’s Executive Committee


  • More than 22 years of experience in the financial services industry
  • Active in all mergers and acquisitions for Hilltop including The Bank of River Oaks in 2018, SWS Group, Inc., in 2015, First National Bank of Edinburg in 2013, and PlainsCapital Corporation in 2012


  • BBA in Finance, University of Texas
  • MBA in Finance, Columbia Business School

Current Affiliations

  • First Acceptance Corporation chairman
  • University of Texas at Austin Development Board member
  • University of Texas at Austin Longhorn Foundation member
  • Constantine Foundation member

Past Affiliations

  • Children’s Medical Center of Dallas Board member