Dennis Krakau joins Town Bank as executive vice president, head of commercial banking

Dennis Krakau joins Town Bank as executive vice president, head of commercial banking

Mon, 14 Aug, 2017 at 9:45
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Town Bank, a Wintrust Community Bank, recently announced that Dennis Krakau has joined Wintrust’s Commercial Banking Wisconsin division as executive vice president, overseeing the group.

“We are thrilled that Dennis has joined the Town Bank and Wintrust Commercial Banking team,” said Jay Mack, president & CEO of Town Bank. “We view hiring Dennis as an important step in continuing our growth strategy and part of our commitment to being one of the leading commercial banks in Wisconsin. He is a well-known person in the market as an experienced banker and community leader. We look forward to his contributions to the team during this exciting time of growth.”

With more than 30 years of experience, Krakau joins Town Bank and Wintrust with substantial leadership experience and an understanding of building long-term relationships with businesses. Prior to joining the team, he served as the executive vice president & senior market executive at Associated Bank.

It’s an exciting time at the bank and I am excited for the opportunity to be a part of the leadership team and contribute to the future growth of the company,” said Krakau.

Krakau has been an active community leader throughout his career, serving on a number of nonprofit boards. He has a bachelor’s degree in marketing and an MBA from Marquette University. Before his banking career, Krakau served in the United States Navy as a naval flight officer and mission commander.

Wintrust’s Commercial Banking division serves the needs of middle-market businesses and large companies, offering customized financial solutions with personal focus, expertise and industry understanding. The division also specializes in a number of different niche industries.