John Chaney guided the growth of TeleCheck Services, Inc. as Chairman/CEO/co-Founder, the world’s leading check acceptance provider. From being a small independent franchise they grew to become an international company with annual revenue of several hundred million dollars, and over 2,000 employees, 400,000 retail customers and processing more than one million check transactions daily. Mr. Chaney sold the company to a predecessor of First Data Corp. in 1992. In 1995 he was prompted group president of First Data, managing seven operating companies. He left FDC in 1999 to pursue private investment opportunities.
Mr. Chaney has a proven track record with having successfully completed more than 30 acquisitions and created more than a dozen start-up companies. He has served as CEO of Noventis, Inc which is one of the nation’s leading payment networks. Noventis is processing over $3+ billion in annual volume.
Mr. Chaney has served on numerous boards and charitable organizations. He holds a BA from Principia College with majors in computer science, business administration and economics and served as an officer in the United States Air Force. Mr. Chaney resides in Houston, Texas.