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Craig Richard
President & CEO

(813) 518-2620


In the U.S., BBVA is a Sunbelt-based financial institution that operates 641 branches, including 330 in Texas, 89 in Alabama, 63 in Arizona, 61 in California, 44 in Florida, 37 in Colorado and 17 in New Mexico. The bank ranks among the top 25 largest U.S. commercial banks based on deposit market share and ranks among the largest banks in Alabama (2nd), Texas (4th) and Arizona (6th). In the U.S., BBVA has been recognized as one of the leading small business lenders by the Small Business Administration (SBA) and ranked 14th nationally in terms of dollar volume of SBA loans originated in fiscal year 2019.

Kevin R. Shukur

Mr. Shukur has more than 30 years in Commercial Banking experience throughout the Southeast United States.  He was named West Florida Market President for BBVA Compass in March of 2013 when he founded the Tampa office.  Prior to that he was Executive Vice President and Chief Lending Officer for Bay Cities Bank for 8 years.  Mr. Shukur spent 16 years at SouthTrust Bank most recently as Senior Vice President National Sales manager of the Corporate Division.

Mr. Shukur graduated the University of Minnesota and holds an MBA from The University of Tampa.
Mr. Shukur is a member of the Board of Directors of The Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce and Leadership Tampa Bay.  In addition, he is a member of the board of Trustees at the University of Tampa and currently the Chair of the Family Association.  He also holds a board seat for the Lions Eye Institute for Transplant and Research.

Kevin R. Shukur
West Florida Market President