Richard Hernandez leads loanDepot Wholesale's Technology initiatives as Vice President of Business Innovation. In this role, Hernandez is responsible for shaping systems and software solutions related to Third Party Origination of residential mortgages to increase operational effectiveness and support accelerated business growth.
Before joining loanDepot Wholesale, Hernandez began his career in Supply Chain Management with IPC Services building out fulfillment systems and customer integrations, both in the US and Europe. With over fifteen years in technology and operations, his experience spans multiple industries, including Finance, Location Based Services (LBS), and Manufacturing and Distribution. In his tenure, Hernandez worked for Option One Mortgage, Experian Consumer Services, TeleCommunication Systems, and New Penn Financial.
Hernandez earned a Bachelor of Science in Organizational Analysis and Management from Santa Clara University.