Argent Trust Announces New Senior Vice President





Contact: Brooks Campany
Argent Financial Group, Inc.
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Jay Mullins

Jay Mullins

Greenville, South Carolina (May 1, 2017) – Argent Financial Group and its subsidiary Argent Trust Company are pleased to announce the addition of Jay Mullins as Senior Vice President, Institutional Client Service Manager.

In his new role, Mullins will lead Argent’s institutional client service and development in the eastern part of their southern footprint. With over 20 years of experience in investment consulting and institutional client management, Mullins has overseen fiduciary relationships of retirement plans, foundations, endowments, and family assets.

Mullins is a graduate of The University of Texas, Austin and received his MBA from Thunderbird School of Global Management.

“Jay’s wealth of experience and industry knowledge makes him a key addition to Argent Trust Company.  His hiring shows the firm’s commitment to being a leading services provider. We are very fortunate to add someone of Jay’s caliber to fulfill this leadership role,” said Ken Alderman, Argent Trust Company President.

“Argent Trust is committed to employing highly qualified professionals who are willing to listen first so that we can best understand and serve clients. I am grateful Argent is able to continue to attract exceptionally talented individuals such as Jay.” added Kyle McDonald, CEO of Argent Financial Group.

“I am delighted to become a part of the Argent team. I am very impressed with the whole organization led by Kyle. I further noticed with each of their offices, no matter which line of business, a full commitment to the highest level of client service, fiduciary responsibility and values which seem to be all but forgotten by much of the financial industry today.”

About Argent Financial Group
Argent Financial Group was formed in 1990 and traces its roots to 1930. Responsible for more than $14.5 billion in client assets, Argent Financial Group provides individuals, institutions and businesses with a broad range of wealth management services including trust administration and related services, investment management, family office services, retirement plan and charitable organization administration, mineral (oil and gas) rights management, and financial, retirement and estate planning. For more information, visit


Argent Financial Group

Celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2020, Argent Financial Group (Argent) is a leading, independent, fiduciary wealth management firm. Responsible for more than $30 billion in client assets, Argent provides individuals, families, businesses and institutions with a broad range of wealth management services, including trust and estate administration, investment management, ESOPs, retirement plan consulting, funeral and cemetery trusts, charitable organization administration, oil and gas (mineral) management and other unique financial services. Headquartered in Ruston, Louisiana, Argent was formed in 1990 and traces its roots back to 1930.

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