Chris Romano

Chris Romano

Senior Vice President Commercial Banking

Chris Romano is senior vice president, commercial banking, of Mortgage Warehouse Lending at Western Alliance Bank. He brings solutions to mortgage bankers to improve profitability through unique service offerings, including Whole Loan Acquisition, Warehouse Lending, MSR Financing, Treasury Management services and more.

Mr. Romano has over 30 years of banking experience with expertise in the whole loan and MSR acquisition, capital markets services, loan origination and servicing production, and investor relations.

Chris earned his bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Maryland at College Park. He is a member of the Mortgage Bankers Association.

About Us

Specialized Mortgage Services

Western Alliance Specialized Mortgage Services, a national banking group within Western Alliance Bank, Member FDIC, specializes in providing comprehensive funding resources to mortgage originators and independent mortgage bankers and delivers a high level of expertise and responsiveness. Led by experienced senior industry executives, the team provides traditional warehouse lending, mortgage servicing rights (MSR) and note financing. Western Alliance Bank is the primary subsidiary of Phoenix-based Western Alliance Bancorporation, with more than $50 billion in assets. The bank is again #1 best-performing of the 50 largest public U.S. banks in the S&P Global Market Intelligence listing for 2020 and ranks high on the Forbes “Best Banks in America” list year after year. Serving clients across the country wherever business happens, Western Alliance Bank operates individually branded, full-service banking and financial services divisions and has offices in key markets nationwide.