Chief Executive Officer
Christopher Oddleifson is the Chief Executive Officer of Rockland Trust Company and the President and Chief Executive Officer of its parent, Independent Bank Corp. (Nasdaq Global Select Market: INDB). Rockland Trust, a full service commercial and retail bank, serves more than 300,000 customers with over 1,200 employees. Rockland Trust has $8.1 billion in assets, $3.5 billion in assets under management and over 100 retail branches and other offices located in Massachusetts and Rhode Island.
Active in industry and community affairs, Mr. Oddleifson is a director of the South Shore Hospital System and South Shore Hospital, having recently served as the South Shore Hospital Board Chairman. In addition, he is past Chairman of the Massachusetts Housing Partnership, Cape Cod Community College, Massachusetts Bankers Association and United Way of Greater Plymouth County Campaign Cabinet. He has also served on the Boston Federal Reserve Bank Community Development Institution Advisory Council and the Old Colony Council’s Boy Scouts of America Board of Directors.
Previously, Mr. Oddleifson was the President of First Union Home Equity Bank, a national banking subsidiary of First Union Corporation, and the Executive Vice President, responsible for Consumer Banking, for Signet Bank in Richmond, VA. He has also worked as a management consultant for Booz, Allen and Hamilton.
Mr. Oddleifson holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Cornell University and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.