Chairman, President and
Chief Executive Officer UMB Financial Coporation
Mariner Kemper is chairman, president and chief executive
officer for UMB Financial Corporation. He has been with the
company for more than 20 years and has served many roles
including president of UMB Bank Colorado, n.a. and executive
vice president of UMB Financial Corporation. He has been in
his current role since May 2004.
In 2013 Kemper was recognized by Forbes as “America’s 7th
Most Powerful CEO 40 and Under.” He also was honored by
American Banker as its Community Banker of the Year in 2008.
Additionally, under Kemper’s leadership, UMB Bank, n.a. has been
recognized as one of 31 banking institutions named to KBW’s 2013
“Bank Honor Roll.” UMB Bank was also entered into the Congressional
Record in 2010 for excellent performance during the financial crisis.
Company Facts: As of December 31, 2015
• UMB Financial Corporation total assets under management are $40
billion with a five-year compound annual growth rate of 7.5 percent.
• UMB Bank received the No. 1 ranking in deposit share in Kansas City for
the fifth year in a row.
• UMB Financial Corporation increased average total loans 20.8 percent
in 2015, while nonperforming loans remained at a low 0.65 percent
of total loans.
• UMB Financial Corporation net interest income increased by 5.8 percent
while noninterest income grew 5.3 percent (five-year CAGRs).
• Denver Art Museum, trustee and executive committee member
• Kansas City American Royal, executive committee and board member,
• National Jewish Health, board trustee
• Boy Scouts of America Denver Area Council, board member
Kemper is a resource for local, regional and national media. He has
appeared as a special guest on Fox Business, CNBC and Bloomberg
Radio. He has also been a featured columnist in the Kansas City, St.
Louis, Denver and Springfield Business Journals. Additionally, Kemper
and UMB have been featured in banking and finance articles for the
Wall Street Journal, USA Today, SmartMoney and Reuters, among
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