Abayneh Turner, Operations Project Management Director
Abayneh Turner is a finance professional with a deep quantitative analysis background, and financial modeling skills. Over the last 15 years, Abayneh has managed whole loan conduit, transactional, and servicing engagements for several major investment banks, overseeing pipelines with monthly volume in excess of $300 million.
Abayneh has also managed client-facing relationships coordinating with traders, capital markets, and secondary market investment banks. He has also coordinated and supervised the credit, compliance, servicing, fraud, valuation, and compliance due diligence for loan- by-loan and bulk transaction purchases and is proficient at assessing risk factors and performance probability for loan-by- loan and bulk acquisitions.
Abayneh is adept at evaluating complex loan documentation, such as appraisal reports, compliance inspections, credit reports, verifications, and tax returns, to determine the creditworthiness of borrowers. He has meticulously researched and analyzed market conditions in the geographic areas where mortgage loans were originated. He has evaluated, analyzed, and distributed applicable changes and updates to production staff when necessary. Abayneh also recommended modifications to underwriting procedures/standards and always responded to audits in a timely manner.
Abayneh recently evaluated and reconfigured a proprietary due diligence system, including redesigning fields/screens as well as developing logic to engineer a robust, scalable, and sophisticated solution that met the needs of a broad range of clients. He also researched and implemented enhancements to the system’s reliability, performance, and compliance with regulatory requirements such as RESPA, MDIA, TILA, TRID, and QM/ATR.
Abayneh earned his MBA (focus on accounting and finance) from Regis University, Denver and holds a BA (major in Finance) from Iowa State University, Ames. Abayneh also attended the Analyst Exchange Financial Modeling Program, in New York, completing phase 1&2 of CFA Accredited Financial Modeling Program.