Rich Leary is a Senior Vice President and Head of Treasury Management Delivery at Wells Fargo. He is responsible for the day-to-day delivery operations for all of Wells Fargo’s domestic and international ACH processing and Electronic Commerce Services Delivery, which includes Payment Manager and Receivables Manager services. Rich’s teams also have responsibility for the tactical and strategic innovations to those operational delivery services. Rich leads domestic teams in Arizona, Minnesota, and North Carolina, with an international team in Bangalore, India.
Rich began his career with Wells Fargo in 1987 and has held leadership roles in Check Processing, Financial Crimes, and Account Services in the Operations Group as well as Wholesale Lockbox and Electronic Commerce Services in Treasury Management Operations. He has had responsibility for Wells Fargo ACH Delivery since 2012 and ECS Delivery since 2018.
Rich is an active participant on several national committees, including the Federal Reserve Retail Payments Advisory Group and The Clearing House Electronic Payments Network Business Committee. He is also a current member of the National Automated Clearing House Rules and Operations Committee. He is the current Chairman of the PaymentsFirst Regional Payment Association Board of Directors. He is also active in his community and is a 2006 Strong Award winner for his volunteer service to the YMCA of Northwest North Carolina.
Rich earned his B.A. in Economics from Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Virginia. He resides in Winston-Salem, North Carolina with his wife and three college-aged children.