John M. Partridge
John M. Partridge served as President of Visa Inc. from 2009 until 2013 and as Chief Operating Officer from 2007 until 2009. Mr. Partridge joined Visa U.S.A., Visa Inc.’s predecessor, in 1999 and served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Inovant, LLC, the company that owns and operates VisaNet, an electronic payment processing network, from 2000 until 2007. From 1998 until joining Visa U.S.A., Mr. Partridge served as Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer of Unum Provident Corp., a disability insurance company, where he led a corporate restructuring initiative and had direct responsibility for technology and operations.
From 1989 to 1998, Mr. Partridge was Executive Vice President for Credicorp Inc., where he was responsible for consumer banking, technology and operations. Prior to joining Credicorp Inc., Mr. Partridge held various management positions with Wells Fargo Bank.
He currently serves as Chairman of the Finance Committee and a member of the board of directors of CIGNA Corporation. He also serves on the advisory board of Corsair Capital. Mr. Partridge holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from the University of California, Berkeley.