Mike Maguire is head of National Consumer Finance and Payments at Truist Financial Corporation, the nation’s premier financial services company serving approximately 12 million households.
He assumed his current position on December 6, 2019, upon the closing of the merger of equals between BB&T Corporation and SunTrust Banks, Inc. He is a member of the company’s executive leadership team.
Maguire leads the company’s national consumer finance businesses, including LightStream, Sheffield Financial, Truist Equipment Capital and Truist’s national consumer lending partnerships unit. In addition, Maguire is responsible for Truist’s merchant services business and enterprise payments strategy.
Prior to his current role, Maguire served as Enterprise Partnerships and Investments Executive at SunTrust, where he worked with the company’s business, technology and strategy leaders to identify and cultivate strategic technology partnerships. He also led the sourcing, execution and management of strategic equity investments.
Previously, Maguire spent 17 years as an investment banker at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey (STRH), where he completed more than 150 advisory and financing transactions in the financial technology sector, including buy- and sell-side mergers and acquisitions, initial public offerings and follow-on offerings, private placements, high-yield offerings, leveraged loans and restructurings. In his last role at STRH, Maguire led its Technology & Services Group, which offered full-service investment banking services to clients in the financial technology, enterprise software, health care information technology and business services sectors.
He earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a Master of Business Administration from Emory University.