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George S. King, Jr.

Director of Wealth Management Executive Vice President


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About George S. King, Jr.

George King is an Executive Vice President and Director of Wealth Management. He is a graduate of the University of Virginia with a B.A. in Economics and a Master of Business Administration from the University of South Carolina.

George began his career in the financial services industry in 1990 with Citizens and Southern (C&S) Bank. Prior to joining South State Bank in 2009, he spent 10 years as a Financial Advisor with Smith Barney.

George is a Board Member of Palmetto Health, a Member of the Richland Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees, Member of the Board of Directors of Trinity Housing Corporation, past President and Board Member of the Palmetto Baseball League, and past Chair and Member of Leadership Columbia.

George has his FINRA Series 7, 63 and 65 securities registrations held with LPL Financial and his SC Life, Accident and Health Insurance License.

George and his wife, Beatrice, have three children and live in Columbia.