James R. Huffines Chief Operating Officer of Subsidiaries Hilltop Holdings

James R. Huffines

Chief Operating Officer of Subsidiaries

Overview

James R. Huffines serves as Chief Operating Officer of Subsidiaries of Hilltop Holdings. Mr. Huffines has more than 30 years of experience with expertise in lending.

Current Role

As Chief Operating Officer of Subsidiaries, Mr. Huffines oversees the activities of Hilltop Holdings subsidiary companies PlainsCapital Bank, PrimeLending, HilltopSecurities, and National Lloyds.

Career Highlights

Mr. Huffines joined Hilltop subsidiary PlainsCapital Bank in 2001 as Central and South Texas Region Chairman.  He was named President and Chief Operating Officer of PlainsCapital Corporation in November 2010.  He was promoted to Chief Operating Officer of Subsidiaries of Hilltop Holdings in 2016.  Prior to joining PlainsCapital, he held executive positions at Dallas Bancshares, Inc., Bank of Dallas, and Republic National Bank of Dallas. 

Education

Mr. Huffines received Bachelor of Business Administration in finance from The University of Texas.  He is a graduate of the Southwestern Graduate School of Banking at Southern Methodist University.