Staff Profile

Randy Dennis

Professional Experience

DD&F Consulting Group, Little Rock, Arkansas. As president, oversees a full-service consulting firm that specializes in providing Expansionary, Risk Management and Strategic consulting services to financial institutions. 1993 to Present.

Barret School of Banking, Memphis, Tennessee. Serves as an instructor for the three-year banking program. 1998 to Present.

AFS Financial Group, As a Principal, performed regulatory consulting for financial institutions. September 1977 to December 1992.


Professional and Regulatory Background

Mergers and Acquisitions  Served as Principal or Senior Consultant for over 300 bank and thrift mergers, changes in control, and holding company applications, overseeing all aspects of acquisitions including financial, tax and regulatory.

RTC/FDIC-Assisted Transactions  Served as Principal for over 100 assisted bank and thrift sales for over $4.0 billion in deposits during the RTC era. Presently, Randy has completed multiple FDIC acquisitions representing financial institutions across the country, assisting banks in all phases of the bidding, closing and post-acquisition loss share components of assisted transactions.

FSLIC-Assisted Transactions  Prior to formation of the RTC, worked closely with investors and various District Federal Home Loan Banks, the FSLIC, and the FHLBB in structuring and consummating FSLIC-assisted transactions.

New Charters, Branching and Market Research  Guided more than 100 new banks through the chartering process. Advised numerous banks and thrifts in preparing market analyses and branch strategy studies. Helped file over 300 branch applications for banks over a multi-state area. Served as an expert witness for state and federal bank and branch hearings.


Education and Training

  • University of Arkansas Graduate School of Business, MBA
  • University of Arkansas, B.S. Psychology
  • Graduate Advanced Marketing School, McIntire School of Business, University of Virginia
  • Mortgage Bankers Association of America, Income Property Financing, Michigan State
  • The Institute of Financial Education, Asset and Liability Management