Synovus middle market banking


Pat began his career with the State of Georgia, where he led various teams responsible for monitoring risk at regional financial institutions. In 2019, he relocated to Nashville to join Synovus and now leads the bank’s middle-market banking efforts across Tennessee. Pat's focus is serving commercial and industrial businesses (manufacturers, distributors, service companies, etc.) with revenues between $35 mm-$500 mm. With nine years of banking experience, Pat has the expertise to advise companies on debt structuring, enterprise risk, capital management, M&A, and corporate governance.


  • B.B.A. Economics, University of Georgia

Awards and Affiliations

  • Board Member, Phoenix Club of Nashville
  • Board Intern, United Way of Greater Nashville
  • Big Brother, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee

Pat O'Brien
Middle Market
Relationship Manager