Bill Banfield Chief Risk Officer Bill Banfield is the Chief Risk Officer for Quicken Loans. In this role, Bill leads the Capital Markets activities as well as the Legal/Compliance functions encompassing credit policy for both origination and servicing. In addition, Bill leads the Strategy and Analytics team that provides data insights and advanced modeling for all key business units within the company. The combined group of more than 750 team members is focused on managing risks for the organization and driving changes that help the company grow effectively. Bill joined Quicken Loans in 1999 after holding positions at both MCA Mortgage and Lambrecht Mortgage Company. He earned an undergraduate degree in Finance from Western Michigan University. Bill is often quoted on mortgage and personal finance issues by media including CNN, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Bloomberg, Reuters and many others.