Stacy Jones, Senior Vice President of Treasury Management, BBVA Compass Bank
- How important are trust and integrity in your business and how do you employ them daily?
Trust and integrity are fundamental values that should be mandatory in any workplace but, particularly in financial services. When advising on financial matters, clients like to know their banker has earned the right to be in the circle of trust. It is critical for banks to hire employees who demonstrate solid ethical and moral principles every single day. Over the last decade, there have been many regulatory and cultural changes in the banking industry. There have been instances where doing the wrong thing has had broad negative implications for financial institutions. Personal integrity is an invaluable quality in the world of finance. A high level of integrity must be consistent throughout all levels of an organization or everyone is at risk.
Read all of Stacey’s answers in the November/December 2019 issue of ONYX Magazine.