Patrick Walsh
SVP, Commercial and Industrial Lending
Axos Bank

  • 30+ years of corporate, specialty CRE bridge lending and loan restructuring experience in variety of senior leadership roles with Axos Bank (formerly BofI Federal Bank), GE Capital and Cerberus Capital Management. Demonstrated success in developing scalable lending platforms that generated substantial loan growth and outsized returns.
  • Developed a national Commercial Real Estate Bridge Lending (“CRE Bridge Lending”) business originating both direct and structured first-out senior loans secured by properties located primarily in New York City and in southern California. Since inception in 2015, CRE Bridge Lending achieved 150% compound average annual loan growth generating outsized returns accretive to the Bank with no losses or non-earnings.
  • Launched a senior debt buy desk to invest in syndicated corporate loans growing assets to over $200 million in 18 months generating accretive returns to the Bank with no losses or non-earnings.