Peter Muriungi

CEO, Chase Auto

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Biography

Peter Muriungi is the CEO of Chase Auto. He oversees strategy, sales, finance, risk operations, marketing and technology.  As a member of the Consumer Lending Leadership Team, Muriungi is the principal advisor to the CEO on autos.

Chase Auto is a leading provider of auto financing with a portfolio of more than $80 billion in assets and relationships with 75% of U.S. franchised automotive dealers. The business is part of the JPMorgan Chase franchise and serves auto dealers, consumers and vehicle manufacturers. It offers a range of products and services to meet the financial needs of its clients from retail lending, captive financing and floorplan products to cash management, private banking and payment processing.

Peter has held various leadership roles at Chase since 2013, most recently as the Head of Transformation for Home Lending. Prior to that as Head of Servicing, he led significant improvements in the customer experience as evidenced by record customer satisfaction and J.D. Power results, including #1 big bank in the annual national servicer’s survey two years in a row. Peter has also managed a portfolio of 7.3 million mortgages representing a combined balance of $1 trillion.

Peter lends an influential voice to the firm’s important commitment to diversity and inclusion. He is a member of JPMorgan Chase’s Black Executive Forum and the Executive Sponsor of The Fellowship Initiative in Dallas.  He is also on the Board of Directors of Big Thought, a non-profit that helps bridge the opportunity gap for disadvantaged youth. 

Prior to joining Chase, Peter was Senior Vice President of Special Portfolio Management and Servicing Strategies at GMAC Mortgage, where he managed their special servicing unit and single point of contact customer care center, among other responsibilities. Before joining GMAC Mortgage, Peter was Senior Vice President of Strategy and Analytics at EMC Mortgage Corporation.

Peter holds an MBA from East Texas Baptist University and a bachelor’s degree in international business from the United States International University in Nairobi, Kenya.