Christopher Marinac

Director of Research

Prior to joining Janney in 2019, Mr. Marinac was the Co-founder and Director of Research at FIG Partners LLC, a premier investment banking and research firm specializing in community banks.

At FIG Partners, Mr. Marinac managed the firm’s award-winning equity research team that covered more than 150 banks, thrifts, and REITs. Mr. Marinac has more than 27 years of financial services and research analysis experience.

Before FIG Partners, Mr. Marinac spent six years as Managing Director at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, and spent five years as Research Analyst at Wachovia Corporation (formerly Interstate/Johnson Lane Inc.).

Mr. Marinac has served as a nationally-known financial expert and resource to global and national media outlets including Financial Times, Bloomberg, CNBC, Fox Business News, Wall Street Journal, and American Banker.