Michael Pankau

Fifth Third Business Banking - Michael Pankau

Small Business Banking Executive Available By Appointment Only
Small Business Banking Executive Available By Appointment Only
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About Michael

Mike is a senior vice president and business banking group executive for Fifth Third Bank’s Midwest Region. He has 22 years of financial industry experience and a consistent track record of revitalization, growth, and profitability within highly competitive banking and consumer lending markets. He is a natural leader with strong team-building skills and an abundance of positive energy to inspire, empower, and motivate. Mike focuses on his customers and employees by leveraging his knowledge, resources, and hands-on approach to creating and managing efficient organizations. He has proven expertise in strategic planning, management, and operational excellence. Mike uses a creative vision to develop and implement long-term best practices that not only advance the growth of his clients’ businesses but breeds a new generation of leaders within his own organization.

Mike holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Finance from the University of Wisconsin in Milwaukee. He graduated Magna cum Laude and quickly moved into a successful professional career. He has earned numerous accolades over the years such as: Leadership Experience Program of Top Performers, Chicago Affiliate Lead for Small Business Banking, #7 out of 101 regional managers nationwide, Sales Coach of the Year, Star Performer, District Manager Circle of Success, and Rookie of the Year. He is also active in his community having served as a senior leader of a district-wide diversity council where he increased diversity 8.86%. He also chaired Fifth Third’s Business Banking United Way Campaign where he achieved a participation rate of 97% and 130% of dollar goal.

About Fifth Third Business Banking

For over 150 years, Fifth Third Bank has helped businesses like yours successfully achieve their individual goals through tailored products, services and advice designed to make a real and meaningful impact. Our dedicated Business Banking team works hard to earn your business every day by providing the service you expect from the thousands of financial professionals and experts in the communities we serve.

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