JACKSONVILLE, Fla.–(BUSINESS THREAD)–Leader in financial technology FIS® (NYSE: FIS) today announced that financial services veteran John Durrant has joined the organization and will assume the role of president of the company’s banking solutions business effective September 1st.
Durrant comes to FIS with 25 years of experience in consumer, commercial and small business banking and payments, working for some of America’s most prestigious financial institutions including Bank of America, Chase, Morgan Stanley and more most recently, Capital One.
“I am delighted to welcome John to FIS knowing that he brings the experience and vision to lead our banking solutions business into the future,” said FIS President Stephanie Ferris. “John is customer-obsessed and has fostered a culture of innovation throughout his career. These qualities make him a perfect fit for FIS and will help him make an immediate impact on our customers and colleagues.”
Durrant succeeds Martin Boyd, who recently announced his retirement from the FIS. Boyd will leave his current role as president of FIS Banking Solutions effective September 1. However, he will remain with the company until the end of the year to ensure a smooth transition.
Throughout his 25-year career with FIS and its predecessor companies, Boyd has held a variety of global strategic and operational leadership positions in fintech solutions, capital markets, treasury management, asset management and international distribution. Boyd oversaw the development and launch of solutions and services focused on the end-to-end client experience, enabling clients to borrow, save, repay and invest, while helping wealth and retirement providers acquire, manage and grow assets all over the world
“I want to congratulate Martin on a great career and thank him for the role he has played in the success of the FIS,” continued Ferris. “Martin has epitomized what it means to lead with integrity. His passion is our people, and he consistently demonstrated that passion by championing workplace inclusion and building diverse, high-performing teams.”
About the FIS
FIS is a leading provider of technology solutions for financial institutions and businesses of all sizes and in any industry worldwide. We enable the movement of commerce by unlocking the financial technology that powers the global economy. Our employees are dedicated to advancing the way the world pays, banks and invests through our trusted innovation, system performance and flexible architecture. We help our clients use technology in innovative ways to solve business-critical challenges and deliver superior customer experiences. Headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, FIS is a member of the Fortune 500® and the Standard & Poor’s 500® Index. For more information, visit www.FISglobal.com. Follow FIS Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter (@FISglobal).