Mr. John Vitalo joined the Board of Union Bank of Nigeria Plc in 2015. He is the CEO of Atlas Mara Co-Invest Limited.
John Vitalo has over 25 years of experience in the financial services sector and began his career as a financial analyst at Morgan Stanley and Co in New York. Prior to joining Barclay’s Bank Plc, he worked as the CEO of Absa Capital, South Africa, and was at different times, Managing Director, and Chief Operating Officer of Ratesat Barclays Capital. He also held various managerial positions at Credit Suisse First Boston.
John has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Georgetown University, Washington DC. He was decorated with the Combat Action Ribbon by the United States Marine Corps in Beirut, and has attained the rank of Corporal (E-4).
He is also a recipient of the Wall Street Journal and Mark McGettrick Memorial Award.