Brookfield-based GSF Mortgage has named Bruce Olster chief financial officer, effective immediately.
Olster will be responsible for cultivating financial partnerships, working with the company’s lenders and reporting on internal management and operations.
The co-founder and former chief executive officer of mortgage warehouse company Clearwater, Fla.-based NattyMac LLC, Olster has held several leadership positions in the financial services and mortgage industries. Olster previously served as senior vice president for the multifamily warehouse lending divisions at Banco Popular North America.
“This is an easy subject for me because it is something I am passionate about. This is a great opportunity and a great company. The importance of capital to a lending company is a critical part of the company’s success,” Olster said. “GSF Mortgage is well positioned for future growth.”
“I’m elated that Bruce has agreed to join the GSF family. His vast experience in the lending industry will undoubtedly strengthen GSF’s knowledge base and ability to lend safely and profitably. For me personally, I have an opportunity to work alongside an industry great. Bruce is a great teacher and I’m sure I will learn a great deal from him,” said Chad Jampedro, president.