Jeff Walsh leads loanDepot Wholesale's business and brand as President of loanDepot's Wholesale and Correspondent Division. Walsh joined loanDepot as Executive Vice President of Operations, where he oversaw the growth and production of various departments including Processing, Human Resources, Vendor Management and Escrow. He was promoted to President, Wholesale/Correspondent, in November 2012. Walsh has over twenty years of industry experience as well as an extensive background in both sales and operations for Wholesale and Retail Lending.
Before joining loanDepot, Walsh served as Chief Operating Officer of Ameriquest Mortgage Company where he led operations to increase sales production, developed proprietary modeling systems for collections and loss mitigation, and transformed the company's technology platforms. During his tenure at Ameriquest, he also commanded strategic operations and supervised loan operations including Human Resources, Accounting, and IT.
Prior, Walsh served as President of Town and Country Credit, and is credited with fueling the expansion and business growth into 50 nationwide offices. He also pioneered various operational process improvements and technology solutions for the company. Walsh has completed extensive leadership and management training, including executive-development programs at Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina and the Center for Creative Leadership in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He attended West Valley College in Saratoga, California and San Jose College for his undergraduate studies.