SSB - South State Corporation

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South State Corporation

520 Gervais Street
Columbia, SC 29201
United States

SectorFinancial Services
IndustryBanks - Regional - US
Full Time Employees2,589

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Robert R. Hill Jr.CEO & Director2.06MN/A1967
Mr. John C. PollokSr. EVP, CFO & Director1.31M853.24k1966
Ms. Renee R. BrooksSr. EVP & COO677.6kN/A1970
Mr. Joseph E. BurnsExec. Officer678.12k138.32k1955
Mr. James C. Mabry IVExec. VP of Investor Relations & Mergers-AcquisitionsN/AN/A1959
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 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.


South State Corporation operates as the bank holding company for South State Bank that provides a range of retail and commercial banking services, mortgage lending services, trust and wealth management services, and consumer finance loans. The company accepts demand deposits, savings deposits, interest-bearing transaction accounts, certificates of deposit, and other time deposits; and offers lending and credit card, and ATM processing services. It serves customers through 168 financial centers in 29 South Carolina counties, 8 North Carolina counties, 17 Georgia counties, and 4 Virginia counties. The company was formerly known as First Financial Holdings, Inc. and changed its name to South State Corporation in July 2013. South State Corporation was founded in 1933 and is headquartered in Columbia, South Carolina.

Corporate Governance

South State Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2019 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 8.

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.