WILMINGTON, DE: Kelly Presta, the EVP of business affairs at Chase Card Services, left the company on March 17.
Paul Hartwick, Chase's head of internal communication and interim head of external communication, confirmed that Presta left his position. Hartwick said that Presta resigned.
Presta assumed his position less than a year ago, when he replaced David Webster.
Asked why Presta resigned, Hartwick said, "that would have to come from him." Asked if Presta had landed a new job, Hartwick said, "Not that I know of."
The position has not yet been filled. A search is now on for Presta's replacement. Presta could not be reached for comment before press time.