Donald “Don” Musso founded FinPro, Inc. in 1987 and it has become a nationally known thought leader in Community Banking. In 2012, Don also formed FinPro Capital Advisors, Inc. as a wholly owned subsidiary of FinPro to conduct Capital Market and Investment Banking Activities.
Don has a diverse background and skillset. In addition to his 27 years of experience at FinPro and FCA, Don has started numerous denovo’s (several as a founder), is a large investor in Community Banks, is a member of various bank Boards and teaches for elite banking programs. He also frequently discusses community bank policy with all of the Banking agencies in Washington DC.
Don is a recognized expert in value creation for banks, strategic planning, loan and deposit growth, internal risk assessments, asset/liability management, customer segmentation and delivery alternatives, de novo bank formation and investment banking.
Don is a frequent speaker on financial institution related topics and has assisted trade groups such as the, ABA, CSBS, Bank Director and numerous State Organizations in various activities. He teaches Strategic Planning, M&A and Risk Management at the Graduate School of Banking at Colorado and Pacific Coast Banking School; he is also on the faculty of Stonier Graduate School of Banking, the Graduate School of Bank Investments and Financial Management at the University of South Carolina.
Donald earned a BS in Finance from Villanova University and a MBA in Finance from Fairleigh Dickinson University.