Our Company

Founded in 1993, DD&F Consulting Group provides consulting services to the community bank industry nationwide in the areas of Mergers and Acquisitions, Strategic and Regulatory Services, Risk Management and Bank Performance, and is consistently ranked among the top M&A advisors in the nation by SNL Financial. DD&F offers a unique and customized one-stop approach to your consulting needs by offering a broad range of financial consulting services to enable us to work with our clients from start to finish on all phases of a project.

We Are Guided By Principles

DD&F Consulting Group provides comprehensive bank consulting services to the financial services industry nationwide. We are guided by principles of integrity, honesty and fairness, and our desire to be a good steward of the skills and expertise held by our company in order to better serve our clients. Ultimately, we want the banking industry to be positively influenced and strengthened by what we do as a company. Our managing partners have been active in bank consulting since 1978, and the founding values they established then still guide our organization every day, in every situation, with every client -- earning us the trust and confidence you want and expect.

Our Mission Is To Make Our Clients Successful

We believe that success means making our clients successful. To that end, DD&F is anchored by a team of seasoned bank consultants providing client-focused expertise in the areas of Bank Mergers and Bank Acquisitions, Strategic Services, Risk Management and Bank Performance. Our clients include over 500 regional and community banks, state and national banks, as well as investors and investor groups across the nation.

Our Approach Is Unique

Our one-stop approach is unique. Because we offer a broad range of financial consulting services, we are able to work with our clients from start to finish on all phases of a project without the need for them to go elsewhere for expertise.  Our Bank Merger and Bank Acquisition services not only assist with negotiating the deal, but also with due diligence, integration planning, and conversion assistance.

We Are Here To Help

If you are a bank, professional, or investor in the financial services and banking industry, our staff of consultants is here to be of assistance. Be assured we are, and will always be, guided by principles.

DD&F provided consulting services to Community First Bank, regarding the assumption from the FDIC of a failed bank. DD&F proved to be invaluable during this process. They are extremely knowledgeable, professional, and ethical. Their culture is personable and they promptly respond with ‘First Class Service.’

Glenn R. “Rusty” Hamilton-CEO & Chairman of Community First Bank, Butler, MO