Vice Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer
Sam Sidhu joined the board of Customers Bancorp in 2012 and, as part of succession planning, became the fulltime Chief Operating Officer of the bank in January 2020. He was promoted to President & Chief Executive Officer of Customers Bank in July 2021. Under Sam’s leadership the bank has embraced technological advances to expand the company’s product offerings, services, and markets; and doubled its assets.
Prior to joining Customers Bank fulltime, Sam founded and served as CEO of Megalith Capital Management, a real estate focused private equity firm making investments primarily in New York City. He previously worked in private equity with Providence Equity Partners and investment banking with Goldman Sachs.
Sam holds a BA from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from the Harvard Business School. He was appointed to the New York Stock Exchange’s Listed Company Advisory Board, a select group of thirty leading executives who guide the Exchange’s public policy advocacy. He is active with the Milken Institute and the Midsize Banks Coalition of America. Sam and his wife are the parents of three young children.