Bill Dallas, Finance of America (US)
Company: Finance of America
Job title: President
Bill Dallas is responsible for inspiring and leading more than a dozen mortgage, banking and financial tech companies over the past 35 years, including Cloudvirga, First Franklin, Ownit Mortgage Solutions, Skyline Home Loans, NewLeaf Lending, and now Finance of America Mortgage. His first venture, First Franklin, grew to be one of the nation's largest lenders. Although technology has disrupted and improved many industries, the antiquated mortgage lending process remains manual, slow and costly. Along with his co-founders, Dallas founded CloudVirga a leading provider of digital mortgage point-of-sale software whose enterprise technology is powered by the intelligent mortgage platform. The workflow engine has already processed billions in loans, and is transforming home lending by digitising, automating and simplifying the process for consumers, lenders and realtors. Dallas holds a law degree from Santa Clara University School of Law, as well as an undergraduate degree from Bowling Green State University, where he graduated magna cum laude. He also founded and serves as the chairman of the board of directors for Oaks Christian School.