• John Fawcett

    John Fawcett

    Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

    John Fawcett is the executive vice president and chief financial officer of CIT.  In this role his responsibilities include strategic planning, financial analysis, accounting, treasury management, tax and investor relations. 

    Fawcett joined CIT in April 2017. Previously, he served as CFO of Citizens Financial Group (CFG) and Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) Americas from 2007 through 2015. He was instrumental in leading the CFG initial public offering and separation of CFG from RBS in September 2014. Prior to this he had a 20-year tenure at Citigroup with CFO roles in various areas including as CFO of Global Transaction Services, CFO of the Commercial Markets Business and head of Financial Planning and Analysis for the Global Corporate and Investment Bank, to name a few. Most recently, Fawcett served on the board of Rabobank North America. 

    He earned a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and a Master of Business Administration in Finance, both from St. John’s University.