Mark D. Wingate - President and Board Member
Mr. Wingate began his financial services career in 1972 at the First National Bank of Atlanta in the BankAmericard division, known now as Visa as he was continuing his education at Georgia State University. He has been in financial services for over 40 years holding senior and executive management positions at Visa, Equifax and his own consulting firm. His experience extends from card management to transaction processing software applications where he worked with an array of clients around the world.
During his career, he was a host and presenter at numerous industry events. He has been on panels of experts ranging from marketing to operational efficiencies in payment services. In the mid 2000’s, he transitioned into his own consulting firm assisting clients with turnaround efforts and effective management.
Currently his focus is directed at bringing together buyers and sellers for investments and loans while steadily managing his own investment portfolio and new opportunities. He resides in Georgia and has three grown children and three grandchildren.