Andrew Kaplan

Andrew Kaplan Commerce Trust

Andrew Kaplan

Executive Vice President, Director of Private Banking - West Region

ABOUT Andrew

Andrew is executive vice president and director of private banking for the West Region of Commerce Trust. In his role, his responsibilities include overseeing our West Region team of private bankers and client associates as well as approving and structuring credit facilities for our clients, establishing sales tactics and strategies within our footprint, and working with other departments to ensure a coordinated approach to our clients’ banking and wealth management needs.

Andrew began his career with Commerce Bank in 1984 and, during his tenure, has worked in the commercial and trust lines of business as well as the Capital Markets Group.

Andrew has a bachelor of science degree in business administration and finance from the University of Missouri and a graduate banking degree from Southwestern Graduate School of Banking at Southern Methodist University.

Additionally, he is heavily involved in the community and has previously served as board chairman of The Learning Exchange. Currently, he is a chairperson member of the Jewish Heritage Foundation and vice chairperson of the Menorah Heritage Foundation. Andrew also serves as a board member for the Kansas City Repertory Theatre. Andrew enjoys hiking and attempting to section hike the entire Appalachian Trail. His daughter currently lives in Zambia and is working for the Peace Corps.