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Kevin Thomas Kabat, American bank executive. Member of Association Personnel Professionals.


Kabat, Kevin Thomas was born on February 15, 1957 in Huntington, New York, United States. Son of Harry and Gena (Lorenzetti) Kabat.


Bachelor, Johns Hopkins University, 1979. Master of Science, Purdue University, 1981.


Consultant organizational development Merchants National Bank, Indianapolis, 1980—1982. Officer personnel Old Kent Bank, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1982—1983, assistant vice president, 1984, vice president employment, 1986, senior vice president, director corporation operations, 1990, executive vice president retail administration and corporation technical, 1995, senior executive vice president, chief operating officer, 1997, president, 1997. Senior executive vice president Old Kent Financial Corporation, 1997, vice chairman, 1998—2001.

President, Chief Executive Officer Western Michigan Fifth Third Bank, 2001—2004. Executive vice president Fifth Third Bancorp, 2003, executive vice president retail banking, affiliate administration and marketing, 2004—2006, president, 2006—2007, president, Chief Executive Officer, 2007—2008, since 2010, chairman, president, Chief Executive Officer, 2008—2010. Adjunct professor Purdue University, Indianapolis, 1980—1982, Grand Valley State College, Allendale, Michigan, 1982, Davenport College, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1983.

Board director Unum Group, since 2008.


Member of Association Personnel Professionals.


Married Patricia Lorraine Bullis, August 18, 1979. Children: Matthew Kevin, Jennifer Patricia.

Harry Kabat

Gena (Lorenzetti) Kabat

Patricia Lorraine Bullis

Matthew Kevin Kabat

Jennifer Patricia Kabat