Arne has 15 years of experience in the financial services industry and has spent the last 10 years serving the maritime lending industry. He is currently Senior Vice President and Commercial Banking Team Leader at the Ballard Financial Center. In this position, Arne is responsible for business development and broadening the Bank’s relationships in the maritime industry. He is a very active lender and has financed many boat, quota and shipyard deals over the years. Arne is currently a graduate degree candidate at the Pacific Coast Banking School, the premier national graduate school of banking.
As a lifetime resident of Washington, Arne enjoys being outdoors. He is an avid fisherman and boater and is a member of the Seattle Yacht Club. He also enjoys supporting his Nordic heritage and is a member of the Sons of Norway, the Norwegian Commercial Club and he serves on the board for the Nordic Heritage Museum. Arne aims to add value to the loan process through industry knowledge.
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