James Gasch, Jr.
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James Gasch, Jr.



James Gasch, Jr. joined CLA as Director within the Financial Institutions Group in October 2018 and was tasked to provide loan review services for the firm’s client network of banks and credit unions, all with varying asset sizes.

James brings nearly fifteen years of credit risk management and commercial lending experience, primarily at two large financial institutions with focused inventory finance portfolios.

During his tenure at CLA, James has coordinated loan review engagements with institutions across the country, lead and trained engagement teams, and assisted clients in a consulting capacity with their ever-changing evaluation of credit risk. 

James also has been active in CLA’s development of new technological tools from the ground up to create efficiencies within the credit risk management service line, and offer clients a more streamlined approach to the loan review process.