The Commercial Lending Environment – A Banker’s View
Recorded On: 05/19/2009
A discussion of the current national economic conditions; construction Industry issues and trends; underwriting and monitoring considerations – all from a banker’s point of view.
Martin “Dev” Strischek
Senior Vice President, SunTrust Banks, Inc.
As senior credit policy officer, Dev is responsible for developing, implementing, and administering credit policies for all of SunTrust’s wholesale lines of business--commercial, commercial real estate, corporate investment banking, private banking, and private client services. He also spent three years as credit administrator and managing director of credit risk management in SunTrust’s Florida commercial lending and corporate investment banking areas, respectively.
Prior to SunTrust, Dev was chief credit officer for Barnett Bank’s Palm Beach market. Besides stints at other banks in Florida, Kansas City, and Ohio, Dev’s experiences outside of banking include CFO of a Honolulu construction company, combat engineer officer in the U.S. Army, and college economics instructor in Hawaii, Missouri, and Florida.