Bank Stock Investment Specialists
Proven Leadership Team
The principals of PL Capital, Rich Lashley and John Palmer, each have over 35 years experience in the banking industry including 25 managing PL Capital. The PL Capital team has direct experience working with banks and other financial institutions in advisory roles including: corporate board membership, public accounting, merger & acquisition advisory, capital raising advisory, and equity trading.
PL Capital utilizes shareholder activism (e.g. board representation, proxy contests, shareholder proposals, etc.) where needed to seek improvement in the performance, capital structure and corporate governance of the banks/thrifts in which it invests. PL Capital will advocate for changes in the operating and/or strategic plans of a bank/thrift in order improve profitability and maximize shareholder value.