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Fourth-Generation Houstonian F. Allen Lyons Joins Cadence Bank’s Trust & Asset Management Group

HOUSTON, February 2, 2021 – Cadence Bank, a subsidiary of Cadence Bancorporation (NYSE: CADE), announced today that its Trust & Asset Management group has welcomed fourth-generation Houstonian F. Allen Lyons as senior vice president of business development – trust & asset management. 

“Our talent has been met with huge demand and we want to grow our skilled team to provide our clients with the services they need,” said Patrick Pacheco, executive vice president of trust & asset management. “Allen is very involved in the Houston community and has an exceptionally strong portfolio. His knowledge and talent will bring an expanded depth of local expertise to clients.”

With more than 15 year of industry experience, Lyons will support Trust & Asset Management Executive Patrick Pacheco with business development efforts in the Houston market, focused on overall portfolio growth by showcasing the bank’s unique and innovative capabilities. 

Prior to joining Cadence Bank, Lyons was vice president of investments at Houston Trust Company where he was responsible for implementing investment strategies and reviewing investment performance. Prior to that, he was a vice president, wealth strategies and a business development officer at Atlantic Trust Company (now CIBC Private Wealth Management) where he co-managed and serviced approximately $1.4 billion of client portfolio relationships. 

“My goal is to provide strategic direction and help identify positive opportunities for the team,” said Lyons. “This is an exciting move for me, and I’m thrilled to join a group with such great expertise and eagerness to grow.” 

Lyons has a Master of Business Administration from the University of St. Thomas and a bachelor’s in accounting from Louisiana State University. He serves on the board of directors at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo and on the board of trustees at Menninger Clinic Foundation and St. Francis Episcopal School. 

About Cadence Bank 

Cadence Bank is a leading regional banking franchise with $18.7 billion in assets as of December 31, 2020, and 98 branch locations in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Tennessee and Texas. Backed by 133 years of financial expertise, Cadence provides corporations, middle-market companies, small businesses and consumers with a full range of innovative banking and financial solutions. Services and products include commercial and business banking, treasury management, specialized lending, asset-based lending, commercial real estate, SBA lending, foreign exchange, wealth management, investment and trust services, financial planning, retirement plan management, personal and business insurance, consumer banking, consumer loans, mortgages, home equity lines and loans, and credit cards. Clients have access to leading-edge online and mobile solutions, interactive teller machines, and more than 55,000 ATMs. The Cadence team of 1,800 associates is committed to exceeding customer expectations and helping their clients succeed financially. Cadence Bank, N.A. is a subsidiary of Cadence Bancorporation (NYSE: CADE). For additional information, visit Cadence Bank, N.A. Member FDIC. Equal Housing Lender. NMLS#525022.


Media Contacts:
Danielle Kernell
Cadence Bank
713-871-4051 direct | 713-392-7709 mobile
[email protected] 

Sheena Cochran
Cadence Bank
713-871-4072 direct | 281-740-4366 mobile
[email protected] 

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