Ryan Wilkinson joined CBRE as a Senior Vice President with Debt and Structured finance, a division of CBRE Capital Markets. Ryan is located in the Newport Beach, California office and is specializing in the build out of the Freddie Mac SBL Program and Small Balance Apartment Lending.
Prior to joining CBRE, Mr. Wilkinson was a Senior Vice President of First Foundation Bank. As the top loan producer from 2009 to 2015, he was instrumental in asset growth taking the loan portfolio from $30 Million to approximately $2 Billion in assets. In addition to loan origination, as a private banker he catered to high net worth client depository relationships for Individuals and middle market privately held companies. Mr. Wilkinson has transacted over $2 Billion in loan origination throughout his career with the latter half focused mainly on Commercial and Multifamily real estate. Prior to First Foundation Bank, Mr. Wilkinson served as the CEO of Synergy Capital Mortgage Corp which was successfully brought to acquisition in the first half of 2007.
Ryan is a Graduate from the Lloyd Grief School of Entrepreneurship, with a Bachelor of Science in Business from the University of Southern California.