Chris Gaudreau is responsible for sourcing, structuring and underwriting debt investments and maintaining capital market relationships on behalf of Buchanan Mortgage Holdings. Chris has over eleven years of experience in commercial real estate lending. Prior to joining Buchanan, Chris worked for Sunwest Bank where he was responsible for originating over $250 million in bridge, construction and term loans across all asset classes. He also led Sunwest’s analyst training program and assisted in due diligence for loan portfolio acquisitions. Prior to Sunwest Bank Chris worked at U.S. Bank where he was a relationship manager in its Special Assets Group.

Chris graduated with a B.S. in Business Administration from Pepperdine University and holds a Certificate in Real Estate from the Merage School of Business at University of California, Irvine. He is a graduate of the NAIOP Young Professionals Group and an active member of the YPG Alumni Committee.