Carll Wilkinson

Managing Partner

As Managing Partner of Smith & Wilkinson, Carll provides professional level, director level, and C-Suite search services to Community & Regional banks across the Northeast.  He focuses on working with banks between $100MM to $10B in assets, and in addition to conducting numerous CEO searches; he has successfully completed dozens of searches in the areas of commercial, consumer, and residential lending, retail banking, technology, credit, risk, audit, compliance, operations, finance and accounting, and wealth management.  Carll has been a contributor to various banking publications including Banking New England, Connecticut Banking Magazine, and Massachusetts Banker, and has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, Banker & Tradesman, The Commercial Record, and SNL.

Carll earned his BA from Fordham University, where he graduated magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa.  He is a member of The Pinnacle Society, the nation’s premier consortium of top boutique recruiters with membership limited to 75 people nationally.  Married with three children, Carll is also a singer/songwriter and can be found on Spotify and iTunes.

About Carll

States Served
Northern New England, Upstate New York
Practice Focus
Community & Regional Banks, Credit Unions, Investments & Wealth Management
Service Specialties
C-Level Executive Search, SVP, VP, Manager Search, Team Lift Outs, Background Screening, Compensation Surveys, Industry Intelligence
President, Chief Operating Officer Braintree, MA: Smith & Wilkinson has been retained by Braintree, MA-based Liberty Bay Credit Union on their search for their next President, Chief Operating Offi... More
Chief Operating Officer Gardner, MA: Smith & Wilkinson has been retained by $550MM, Gardner, MA-based GFA Federal Credit Union on the search for the newly-created role of Chief Operat... More
Chief Retail Officer Rutherford, NJ: Smith & Wilkinson has been retained by Boiling Springs Savings Bank—a $1.7B community bank headquartered in Rutherford, NJ, on their search for ... More
Chief Financial Officer – Worcester, MA
Chief Financial Officer – Concord, NH
Chief Financial Officer – Whitinsville, MA
President & CEO – Rutherford, NJ
EVP, Human Resources – Bar Harbor, ME
VP, Manager of Special Assets – Portsmouth, NH