West Summers joined the State Treasurer’s Office as Senior Assistant State Treasurer with more than 30 years of experience in the financial services industry. His work experience includes investment/portfolio management, treasury management, corporate banking and fiduciary services.
As the Division Director for Investment Management, West oversees Portfolio Management, Cash Management, the Local Government Investment Pool and certificates of deposit for the State. West manages the custodial relationship and ensures adequate collateral to secure State Funds. He also maintains relationships with advisors and securities dealers.
West is a native of South Carolina and graduated from Wofford College.