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Mike Maguire

Mike Maguire is currently Enterprise Partnership and Investments executive at SunTrust Banks, Inc.  He works with the company’s business, technology and strategy leaders to determine prospective strategic technology partnerships, investments and acquisitions. He also leads the sourcing, execution and management of strategic equity investments.

As part of the proposed merger with BB&T Corporation, Maguire has been named head of National Consumer Finance and Payments and a member of the combined company’s executive management team. In this role, he will lead the combined company’s national consumer finance businesses, including payments and payments strategy. These businesses will play a critical role as the enterprise meets the evolving needs of clients for new products and delivery channels.

Prior to taking his current role in September 2018, Maguire spent 17 years as an investment banker at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey (STRH), where he completed more than 150 advisory and financing transactions, including buy- and sell-side mergers and acquisitions, initial public offerings and follow-on offerings, private placements, high-yield offerings, leveraged loans and restructurings. 

Maguire led STRH’s Technology & Services Group, which offered full-service investment banking services to clients in the financial technology, enterprise software, healthcare information technology and business services sectors. In addition, he led STRH’s financial technology practice, which focused on the payments technology, bank technology, financial data and capital markets technology sectors. 

Maguire is a member of SunTrust’s Executive Council and Enterprise Payments & Digital Council.  He also serves as a member of the board of directors of FinTech Atlanta.

Maguire earned a bachelor’s degree in business from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and an MBA from Emory University.