William C. Swiontek


Bill Swiontek is currently Senior Vice President & Director for Bank of Hope’s Middle Market Commercial Lending Practice.  He underwrites the Division’s most difficult credits, and is responsible for credit training and new loan product development.

Additional significant professional assignments include Team Leader for the work-out group of a regional specialty lender, Senior Underwriter for the Leveraged Lending/Equity Sponsor Group of a money center bank and a tour as a high yield bond analyst.

A native of Minneapolis, Minnesota, Bill graduated magna cum laude from Whitworth University, earned his MBA in Finance from the Charles H. Lundquist Graduate School of Management at the University of Oregon, is a graduate of the Union Bank Credit Training Program and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst credential.  He is a member of both the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of Los Angeles. 

In his spare time he enjoys reading, exploring his love of film and spending time with his family.