CBA alum, John Batcho '83, has been appointed division manager at Chase Bank. In this capacity, he will lead the bank’s team of commercial bankers in Akron, Canton and Youngstown.
Batcho brings 27 years of commercial banking experience to his new role. Since joining Chase in 2007, he has served as an Akron-based senior banker specializing in foreign multinational corporate business.
Prior to joining Chase, Batcho served in senior commercial banking positions at First Merit, Fifth Third and Key banks.
Batcho serves on the Downtown Akron Partnership board and the Portage County Development Board. He is a member of the Leadership Stark County Class of 1998 and has served on the Crisis Intervention Center of Stark County board, the Stark County Development Board and the Jackson Belden Chamber of Commerce.
He graduated from the CBA in 1983 with bachelor’s degrees in both accounting and finance.