Abraham A. Cox
Abraham Cox serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer of United Community Bank. In this role, he is responsible for supporting the company’s strategic objectives and amplifying its brand through marketing and communications.
Cox has more than 20 years of experience in the banking industry. Prior to joining United, he served as Head of Mortgage Originations at Truist. He was chosen for the role in December of 2019, upon the merger of equals between BB&T Corporation and SunTrust Banks, Inc. Cox’s previous roles at Truist and its predecessor BB&T included executive and senior leadership positions in commercial, retail, and mortgage banking across the mid-atlantic and southeast. He began his banking career in 2000 in BB&T’s Leadership Development Program.
Cox is a graduate of North Carolina State University and the Graduate School of Banking at LSU. Throughout his career, he has been active in numerous civic and industry organizations, including the Boys Scouts of America, United Way, the American Heart Association, and the Mortgage Bankers Association.