MURRAY, Utah–(BUSINESS WIRE)–FinWise Bank, a subsidiary of FinWise Bancorp, announced today that the Board of Directors approved the promotion of Chief Credit and Chief Strategy Officer, James Noone to succeed President Kent Landvatter effective immediately. Mr. Landvatter will remain Chief Executive Officer of FinWise Bank and Chairman of the Board, President and CEO of FinWise Bancorp.
“We are extremely pleased to promote Jim to President and have him take on additional leadership roles and responsibilities within the company,” said Mr. Landvatter. “Jim has been instrumental to the overall accomplishments of FinWise, and we are confident that in his expanded role he will continue to contribute to the ongoing efforts to grow the business by fulfilling our mission to provide customers with innovative banking solutions.”
Mr. Noone joined the Bank in February of 2018 and was named Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer in June of 2018. He was named Chief Strategy Officer at the Bank in October of 2022. Mr. Noone has 20 years of financial services experience including commercial banking, investment banking and private equity. He graduated with degrees in Finance and in Accounting from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. He currently resides in Draper, UT.
About FinWise Bank
FinWise Bank is a Utah state-chartered bank and a wholly-owned subsidiary of FinWise Bancorp, a Utah bank holding company headquartered in Murray, Utah. FinWise leverages strategic relationships with third-party loan origination platforms, proprietary loan analytics technology, and a seasoned management team to efficiently deliver innovative lending solutions to small businesses and individuals. FinWise currently operates one full-service banking location in Sandy, Utah. For more information on FinWise Bank, visit www.finwise.bank.