United Community Bank named one of the world’s best


United Community Bank was named one of the “Best Banks in the World” according to Forbes World’s Best Banks List 2019. United was ranked 5th out of 60 banks across the globe. It was also listed as the top bank with a regional Southeast presence.

United Community Banks is headquartered in Blairsville, Georgia, with executive offices in Greenville. United is one of the southeast region’s largest full-service banks with $12.5 billion in assets.

Lynn Harton, President and Chief Executive Officer of United Community Bank, says the bank is humbled to receive global recognition. “Customer service has always been our primary focus and continues to be the driving force behind our success,” Harton said in the press release.

“Our employees go above and beyond every day to serve our clients to the best of their ability. This award would not be possible without them.”

Forbes rated and ranked banks on overall recommendation and key attributes like satisfaction, trust, terms and conditions, customer services, digital services and financial advice.