FDEF - First Defiance Financial Corp.

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First Defiance Financial Corp.

601 Clinton Street
Defiance, OH 43512
United States

SectorFinancial Services
IndustrySavings & Cooperative Banks
Full-time employees

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Donald P. HilemanPres, CEO & Director702.54kN/A1953
Mr. Kevin T. ThompsonExec. VP & CFO337.1kN/A1954
Mr. John R. ReisnerExec. VP, Chief Risk Officer & Legal Counsel287.83kN/A1956
Mr. Dennis E. Rose Jr.Exec. VP & Director of Strategy Management233.05kN/A1968
Mr. Gregory R. AllenMarket Area Exec. for Fort Wayne300.52k23.11k1964
Amounts are as of 31 December 2017, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


First Defiance Financial Corp. operates as a unitary thrift holding company that provides community-based financial services in northwest Ohio, northeast Indiana, and southeastern Michigan. It offers checking accounts, money market accounts, savings accounts, term certificate accounts, and certificates of deposit, as well as Certificate of Deposit Account Registry Service; and consumer finance, 1-4 family residential real estate, commercial real estate, construction, consumer, commercial, and home equity and improvement loans. The company also offers trust and wealth management services, as well as online banking services. In addition, it sells various property and casualty, group health and life, and individual health and life insurance products. The company operates through 43 full service banking centers, as well as 1 loan production office. First Defiance Financial Corp. was incorporated in 1995 and is headquartered in Defiance, Ohio.

Corporate governance

First Defiance Financial Corp.’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 February 2019 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 3; Shareholder rights: 9; Compensation: 2.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while 10 indicates higher governance risk.