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Author - John R. Dick
John R. Dick joined Western Union as Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer (CIO) in March, 2008. In that role he has accountability for all information systems and technology functions across the company.
A native of Arlington, Virginia, Dick has more than 28 years of financial services and information technology experience. Most recently, he served as EVP and CIO of Regions Financial Corporation, a top ten financial services company headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama. In that role he was widely recognized in the industry for innovation and effective technology leadership.
Dick has served in senior leadership and consulting positions with GMAC, First Union (now Wachovia) Corporation, Price Waterhouse and Crestar (now Suntrust) Bank.
A graduate of the University of Virginia, Dick earned a Masters of Business Administration degree from Virginia Commonwealth University, and graduated from the School for Bank Administration at the University of Wisconsin. He has served on the Information Technology board of American University’s Kogod Graduate School of Business, and the global advisory boards of Microsoft and NCR Teradata. Dick has completed executive leadership programs at the Center for Creative Leadership and the MIT Sloan School of Business.