News Releases | January 26, 2021

UFCU Names Dave Wagner Vice President – Information Technology and CIO

Austin, TEXAS, January 25, 2021 — University Federal Credit Union (UFCU), Austin’s largest locally owned financial institution, has named Dave Wagner vice president of information technology and chief information officer.

Wagner joins UFCU after having spent the last 18 months working with the UFCU IT team to develop a business-aligned IT strategy. Prior to that, Wagner served as a principal with the worldwide WGroup, a Wavestone company that counsels Fortune 1000 companies in taking a peer-to-peer approach to IT optimization and transformation. He also was the owner of DHW IT Consulting, focused on IT transformation and governance initiatives to improve IT value delivery.

Wagner formerly was vice president of global IT infrastructure for CareFusion and served 10 years as CIO at ON Semiconductor. Early in his career he held IT roles with Pepsi Bottling Group and Dell.

“Member experience and empowerment are uppermost in our minds at UFCU, because people want and need expert financial guidance anytime, from anywhere. Dave has led IT teams of enormous complexity and size, and his experience in a range of industries makes him an agile leader in a critical discipline. I’m confident he and our outstanding IT professionals will work hand-in-hand to deploy personalized solutions that will lead our Members to improved financial health,” said UFCU President and CEO Tony Budet.

Wagner holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Rice University. He is returning to Austin from Arizona.

About UFCU
As a Member-owned, not-for-profit financial cooperative, UFCU is passionate about changing lives and strengthening communities. With more than 327,000 Members in Central Texas and Galveston County and total assets (under management and serviced*) exceeding $6.9 billion, UFCU offers a variety of products, services, and education programs to empower Members in achieving financial health. To learn more, visit UFCU.org.

*Total Assets ($3.321 billion) + Assets Under Management by UFCU Investment ServicesTM ($0.588 billion) + Real Estate Loans Sold with Servicing Retained ($3.036 billion)