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First Busey Corporation

100 West University Avenue
Champaign, IL 61820
United States

IndustryRegional - Midwest Banks
Full Time Employees1,382

Key Executives

Mr. Van A. Dukeman CFAChief Exec. Officer, Pres, Director and Chairman of Busey Bank1.05MN/A58
Mr. Robin N. ElliottChief Financial Officer, Chief Operating Officer and Exec. VP620.83kN/A40
Mr. John Joseph PowersExec. VP and Gen. Counsel472.22kN/A61
Mr. Robert F. Plecki Jr.Chief Credit Officer and Exec. VP501.04kN/A57
Mr. Christopher M. ShroyerChief Exec. Officer of Busey Bank and Pres of Busey Bank510.99kN/A51
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


First Busey Corporation operates as the bank holding company for Busey Bank that provides retail and commercial banking products and services to individual, corporate, institutional, and governmental customers in the United States. The company operates in three segments: Banking, Remittance Processing, and Wealth Management. It offers customary types of demand and savings deposits; and commercial, agricultural, commercial and residential real estate, and consumer loans, as well as home equity lines of credit. The company also provides money transfer, safe deposit, IRA, Keogh and other fiduciary, ATM and technology-based networks, and online and mobile banking services. In addition, it offers investment management, trust, estate advisory, and financial planning services, as well as business succession planning, and employee retirement planning services; investment strategy consulting and fiduciary services; and security brokerage services. Further, the company provides pay processing solutions, such as walk-in payment processing for payments delivered by customers to retail pay agents; online bill payment solutions for payments made by customers on a billing company’s Website; customer service payments for payments accepted over the telephone; direct debit services; electronic concentration of payments delivered by the automated clearing house network; money management software and credit card networks; and lockbox remittance processing of payments delivered by mail. It has 28 banking centers in Illinois; 7 in southwest Florida; and 1 in Indianapolis, Indiana. First Busey Corporation was founded in 1868 and is headquartered in Champaign, Illinois.

Corporate Governance

First Busey Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of December 1, 2017 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 7.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.