RADNOR, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Lincoln Financial Group (NYSE: LNC) announced today that John Foley has been named senior vice president, head of Mortgage and Real Estate, effective today. In his new role, Foley will lead our commercial real estate and mortgage team, which includes leadership and management oversight for origination, closing, loan servicing, portfolio construction, and risk management of commercial mortgage loans, as well as other real estate strategies such as mezzanine loans and real estate focused limited partnerships.
“John is an accomplished professional with a track record of driving strong business results,” said Ellen Cooper, executive vice president and chief investment officer, Lincoln Financial Group. “He not only has a deep understanding of commercial mortgage and real estate, but he is also a proven leader who will help successfully execute on our strategic vision. I am delighted that John has joined the organization, and we look forward to his many contributions on behalf of Lincoln.”
Foley has over 25 years of experience in the commercial mortgage, real estate and financial sectors. Most recently, he served as senior vice president, Mortgage Loans and Real Estate for Mutual of Omaha. Prior to that, he was a vice president with Voya Investment Management. He has also held senior leadership roles at Broadview Financial and Business Men’s Assurance Company of America, among other firms.
Foley earned his Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Missouri – Kansas City and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Finance from Creighton University. He is a Board Member, Secretary of the Life Mortgage and Real Estate Officers Council and a member of the Mortgage Bankers of America.
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Lincoln Financial Group provides advice and solutions that help empower people to take charge of their financial lives with confidence and optimism. Today, more than 17 million customers trust our retirement, insurance and wealth protection expertise to help address their lifestyle, savings and income goals, as well as to guard against long-term care expenses. Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE:LNC) and its affiliates. The company had $256 billion in assets under management as of June 30, 2018. Lincoln Financial Group is a committed corporate citizen and was named one of the Forbes Best Employers for 2018, is a member of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index North America, and received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2018 Corporate Equality Index. Learn more at: www.LincolnFinancial.com. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram. Sign up for email alerts at http://newsroom.lfg.com.