GRANDPOINT CAPITAL INC.
Chairman and CEO: Don Griffith.
Assets: $1.4 billion.
No. of local branches: Four.
No. of employees: 50.
Headquarters: Los Angeles.
Year founded: 2010.
Company description: Bank holding company with three separate banks: Los Angeles and Orange counties through Grandpoint Bank; San Diego through Regents Bank; and Arizona through the Bank of Tucson.
Key factors for success: Team of experienced bankers from larger banks; financial strength; trusted relationships at all levels of organization.
It’s a twist on the banking acquisition model, but one that Regents Bank is happy about...