Steve Chenenko leads Investments Risk Management and serves as the Chief Risk Officer for Nationwide Bank. Within Investments, he is responsible for market, credit and liquidity risk management, derivatives trading and valuation and pricing. Within Nationwide Bank, Steve leads an independent, bank-wide risk management function.
Steve joined Nationwide in 2007 as a member of Alternative Strategies, responsible for private equity, hedge funds and long-only public equity. Steve chairs the Investment Risk Committee and the Bank Risk Committee. He is a member of the Enterprise Risk Council, Nationwide Bank Alco, Advisor Risk Committee and Enterprise Risk and Capital Modeling Committee. Steve also serves as the chief business lead for Nationwide’s advocacy and compliance efforts regarding Enterprise-wide impacts of increased regulation under Dodd-Frank.
Prior to joining Nationwide, Steve was Vice President of Stonehenge Securities (Successor, Banc One Capital Corporation.) He served as Head Trader and Chief Compliance Officer for Stonehenge’s broker-dealer. Earlier in his career with Banc One and Chase Manhattan, Steve held positions of increasing responsibility in corporate treasury and risk management.
Steve holds a Bachelor of Arts, Economics & Political Science from State University of New York and a Masters of Business Administration, Finance from The Rochester Institute of Technology. He holds a Series 7 and 24 Securities License.