The board of directors of MVB Financial Corp. has named Bret S. Price as senior vice president and chief financial officer of the financial holding company.
Price succeeds longtime CFO Eric Tichenor, who left the CFO role in mid-November but remains with MVB's subsidiary, MVB Bank Inc., as senior vice president of bank internal operations, CFO and treasurer to oversee MVB Bank's growing internal operations.
Price, 47, joins MVB with two decades of financial experience. Most recently, he was vice president for Founders Investment Banking in Birmingham, Ala. Previously, he held leadership positions with BBVA Compass Bank, Associated Banc-Corp. and Regions Financial Corp.
Price holds a master's degree in business administration from West Virginia University. He earned a bachelor of science degree in finance from the University of Charleston and is a chartered financial analyst charter holder from the CFA Institute in Charlottesville, Va.