Most recently, Fraser served as Senior Vice President of Commercial Mortgage Lending Solutions at Built Technologies, a construction finance software company. The 30-year-old veteran has held a number of senior positions in commercial and mortgage lending throughout his career, including Executive Vice President of Commercial Lending at Axos Bank, Senior Vice President at Bank of California, and Head of Residential Construction Lending at IndyMac. “Having known Jim for nearly 20 years at multiple stages of his career, I am confident he will be an excellent addition to our leadership team, helping to foster a culture that is customer and people focused so we can deliver an exceptional customer and employee experience – the best path to leadership.” in the market,” Matuda said. “Anchor Loans is uniquely positioned to help residential developers navigate the intersection between the long-term need for housing and the current turmoil in the credit market,” said Fraser. “This opportunity, the company’s 25-year heritage and Ray’s vision for the future is what drew me to Anchor. I look forward to working with Ray and the veteran team at Anchor to develop new functions, processes and technologies to accelerate production growth and build customer-centric operations.” Want to keep up with the latest mortgage news? Get exclusive interviews, breaking news, and industry happenings in your inbox, and always be the first to know by signing up for our free daily newsletter.