John Marion

John Marion, Chief Risk Officer

John Marion has over 20 years of experience in the banking and financial services industry and is the Chief Operating Officer for MVB Financial Corp., where he oversees the Operations, Technology, Risk Management and Legal Teams. MVB provides banking services nationally, focusing on Fintechs and emerging industries including Online Gaming, Sports Betting and Digital Assets.

Prior to joining MVB, Marion was President of Comenity Bank and a Director. Comenity is a $15 billion bank focused primarily on co-brand and private label credit card lending. He spent much of his career with JPMorgan Chase, where he held various retail banking roles including CFO for Chase’s digital business. He was also Treasurer for the JPMorgan Chase Foundation, which contributes over $150 million annually to charitable organizations globally.

Marion began his career at KPMG as a financial auditor in the Philadelphia office. He holds an MBA from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, and a B.A. degree in Economics from the University of California, Los Angeles. He has always been active in the community, chairing the Community Reinvestment Committees for Comenity Bank and Chase Bank USA and serving on the Boards of Downtown Visions and First State Community Loan Fund in Wilmington, Delaware.