Andy Moats

EVP, Pinnacle Financial Partners

In 2006, Andy co-founded what would become Avenue Bank. While at Avenue, as a member of the Bank�s Executive Team Andy served the dual roles of Chief Credit Officer � managing all aspects of lending and credit � and Bank Group Director, which included leadership of Avenue�s retail branch network, business banking division, private banking division, and music & entertainment division. In February of 2015, Andy and team embarked on their first public company �road show� and successfully took Avenue Bank public on the Nasdaq Exchange (ticker symbol: AVNU). In July of 2016, Avenue Bank merged with Nashville based Pinnacle Financial Partners to form one of the Top 50 largest Banks in the United States. Andy joined the leadership team of Pinnacle following the merger and currently serves in the role of Executive Vice President, Director of Music, Sports, & Entertainment. In this role, Andy develops and manages nearly $1B in entertainment related accounts with clients including artists, songwriters, international label and publishing businesses, touring, film & TV studios, athletes, and professional sports franchises among others.