John  Asbury

John Asbury

John Asbury is head of the Business Services Group, leading all lines of business that serve business and commercial banking customers for Regions Financial Corporation, a top U.S. bank-holding company headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, with $137 billion in assets, operating 1,800 banking offices in 16 states.Asbury has over 23 years of experience in the financial services industry. He joined Regions in March 2008 from Bank of America where he spent the previous 17 years. He most recently was the Pacific Northwest region executive and senior vice president of Business Banking in Seattle, Wash. Asbury has broad experience in commercial banking with other positions held at Bank of America including quality and productivity executive for Global Corporate Investment Banking in Charlotte, N.C., sales performance executive for the east region of Commercial Banking, national marketing executive, southeast regional executive for Business Capital in Atlanta, Ga., and chief administrative officer for the Commercial Finance division in Charlotte, N.C. Prior to joining Bank of America, Asbury was a corporate banking risk management officer with Wachovia in Winston-Salem, N.C. from 1987-1990. Asbury graduated from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, summa cum laude, with a bachelor’s degree in business, and he received a master of business administration from the College of William and Mary.