Chairman and CEO, Investors Bank
Mr. Cummings was appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors and CEO of Investors Bancorp and Investors Bank in May 2018. He previously served as President and CEO of these companies and served on their boards since January 2008. Prior to 2008, he served as the bank’s COO.
Under his leadership, the bank's performance has been recognized on Forbes' "Best Banks in America" list since 2012. In addition, Cummings is a past recipient of the NJ Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year ® Award for transforming the bank into a growth company.
Prior to joining Investors Bank, Cummings had a 26-year career with KPMG LLP, where he became a CPA and partner.
Cummings serves on the boards of The Scholarship Fund for Inner-City Children, Independent College Fund of NJ, the Federal Home Loan Bank of NY, Greater Trenton, New Jersey Business and Industry Association (NJBIA), and the Community Foundation of New Jersey. He is a member of the Development Leadership Council of Morris Habitat for Humanity and has served as the Chairman of the Board of the NJ Bankers Association.
Cummings holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Middlebury College and an MBA from Rutgers University School of Business. He and his wife, Patricia, have four children.