David is the VP, Director of Specialty Lending at FinWise Bank where he is responsible for the overall management of the specialty lending programs, products and partnerships including oversight of the Bank’s Strategic Partnership activities, as well as other strategic initiatives. David oversees all aspects of credit, process optimization and management for these programs to ensure the quality of the Bank’s lending overall portfolio and products. David was formerly at Cross River Bank at its inception in 2008 having held several positions in Specialty Lending including Government Guaranteed Lending where he was a top SBA lender in the greater NY area for several years. Prior to Cross River Bank, he held positions at UBS as a Securities Specialist. David holds a BA from Brooklyn College in New York.