William J Lump appointed as new Executive Vice President/CFO

CHICAGO, IL (January 29, 2019) — First Financial Credit Union has announced William J Lump as their new Executive Vice President/ Chief Financial Officer effective today, January 28, 2019. President/CEO Michael Abraham announced the change, promoting Bill from his current role as Interim CFO.

“Bill has brought a knowledge base and depth of experience that has proven extremely valuable, we’re happy to have him in a permanent role in our organization as we start 2019.” Abraham said.

Bill began his career at Ernst &Young (EY), initially in the assurance practice providing audit services and subsequently in the transaction advisory service practice providing financial due diligence services to strategic and private equity acquirers.  He worked in both the Chicago and London EY offices.

After leaving EY, Bill entered the private equity industry, first at Prism Capital and then at Prospect Partners, both of which are Chicago-based.  At both firms, Bill served as CFO and CCO and was responsible for all accounting, financial reporting, and compliance functions.

Bill earned a B.S. Degree from DePaul University and an M.B.A from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He also is a Certified Public Accountant.

“I’m excited to join the team at FFCU. I’ve been drawn to the staff and culture here that truly believes in being financial advocates for its membership. I’m happy to be a part of this team going forward. ” Lump said.

For more information, visit the First Financial Credit Union website at, call 773-565-2000, or email

About First Financial Credit Union

FFCU was formed in 1936 to provide a safe place for the employees of the AT&T Teletype Corporation to save and borrow money. Since then, First Financial has grown through expansion of its field of membership. In recent year, First Financial has steadily expanded and grown serving over 9,000 members and holding over $95 million in assets.


Nicole Szewczyk
Executive Assistant
First Financial Credit Union
5550 W Touhy Ave Suite 202
Skokie, IL 60077

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