Greg Montana, executive vice president, chief risk and Section 16 corporate officer, leads a team of over 1,500 FIS risk professionals responsible for the strategic development and execution of FIS’ risk, cybersecurity, compliance, sustainability, and environmental, social and governance (ESG) programs.
Highly experienced in risk management, Montana has spent more than 20 years successfully managing risk at some of the world’s most recognized financial services institutions, including Bank of America, Lloyds Banking Group, Deloitte Consulting and JP Morgan Chase.
Montana is a Certified Chief Information Security Officer (CCISO) and serves on the board of the Internet Security Alliance and the Financial Services Information Sharing and Analysis Center (FS-ISAC) Sheltered Harbor Organization. He holds a Cyber Certificate from the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) and in March 2020 co-authored the incident response section of the NACD Board Handbook on Cyber-Risk Oversight.
Montana is an active member and former board chair of Jacksonville Catholic Charities, a member of the United Way of Northeast Florida board of directors, and a member of the Board Executive Committee for Metrolina Association for the Blind in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Committed to the advancement of risk management education, Montana was an adjunct professor of risk management at Flagler College in St. Augustine for seven fall semesters (2013 – 2019) and received the Risk Management Association’s (RMA’s) Special Service Award in October 2012, the same year he joined FIS. He has also authored four articles in the RMA Journal.
Montana holds a master’s degree in business administration from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and received a bachelor’s degree, cum laude, from Boston College. He received his six sigma Black Belt Certification from Bank of America.