Dave Kerstein

Founder and President

David Kerstein is President of Peak Performance Consulting Group, which specializes in retail and small business banking, with a particular focus on distribution strategy.† Clients include 50% of the top 10 banks and numerous regional and community banks.

Prior to forming Peak Performance Consulting Group in 1998, Mr. Kerstein held senior retail banking positions at Citibank, Bank One (now JP Morgan Chase) and Old Kent Financial Corporation (now part of Fifth Third Bank).

In addition, David has been active in numerous industry trade associations and is a frequent speaker at banking conferences in the US and internationally. †He authors a regular blog on retail banking issues, and is the founder of LinkedInís Retail Banking Network, which has over 50,000 members.

Recent Stories From this Author

Winning Strategies for Branch Small Business Banking
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Transforming Branches - and the Branch Network
December 15, 2013 Retail banking is facing a difficult challenge.† Channel preferences are changing and teller visits are declining. But...