Murray, Utah – 09/20/2021
FinWise Bank, a subsidiary of FinWise Bancorp, is happy to announce a key addition to its executive leadership team. Michael O’Brien has joined the Bank as its new Chief Compliance and Risk Officer and Corporate Counsel, where he will be responsible for guiding the Bank on following all regulatory matters and building and maintaining the Bank’s compliance program.
“FinWise Bank is a leading community bank with an exciting future, and I could not be more thrilled to join this outstanding team”, said O’Brien. “I look forward to bringing my considerable expertise to the table and helping FinWise continue to shine as the premier community bank in Utah.”
Prior to joining FinWise Bank, O’Brien was the founder of his own boutique law firm, O’Brien Corporate and Finance Law. Additionally, he has over 20 years of legal, compliance, and risk management experience in financial services, including as Chief Compliance Officer at EnerBank USA and as Chief Compliance Officer and Corporate Counsel at Snap Finance.
About FinWise Bank
FinWise Bank is a Utah state-chartered non-member 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, 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.finwisebank.com.