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    Christian Henkel

    Christian leads the risk measurement advisory team throughout the Americas and is an experienced credit practitioner, having spent most of his career in commercial banking.

    Christian has a unique blend of business and academic experience across the financial services industry – including expertise in commercial credit and financial analysis, portfolio management, asset quality, loan loss reserve methodologies, stress testing, credit administration, process redesign, safety and soundness examinations, and credit risk modeling.

    Christian received his master’s and undergraduate degree from the University of Texas and graduated as valedictorian from the Southwestern Graduate School of Banking at Southern Methodist University.

    Published Work
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    The Evolution of Risk Ratings: Lessons Learned and Where We Go From Here

    Employing a data-driven approach to risk rating commercial loans has gone from a nascent idea to an established practice, allowing financial institutions to make informed decisions, improve profitability, and better identify trends in risk. Join us for an in-depth discussion on leading practices and lessons learned from a decade of enhancing the process of risk rating commercial loans.

    November 2019
    Presentation

    Invest with the Best (in Commercial Real Estate)

    Learn how data and technology are being used to improve CRE lending and investment decisions…and how to motivate your underwriting staff!

    November 2019
    Presentation

    CECL – Using a Reasonable and Supportable Forecast (Presentation Slides)

    The new CECL accounting standard requires institutions to incorporate forward-looking information in their estimate of expected lifetime losses.

    July 2019
    Webinar-on-Demand

    Moody's Analytics Webinar: CECL – Using a Reasonable and Supportable Forecast

    The new CECL accounting standard requires institutions to incorporate forward-looking information in their estimate of expected lifetime losses.

    July 2019
    Webinar-on-Demand

    ICBA & Moody's Analytics Webinar: CECL Is Approaching Fast. Is Your Bank Ready for the New Accounting Standard?

    Join CECL experts Robby Holditch and Christian Henkel as they share CECL implementation guidance and best practices.

    June 2019
    Webinar-on-Demand

    Moody's Analytics Webinar: CECL – Lending in Current Conditions

    Join CECL experts Robby Holditch and Christian Henkel as they share practical examples and useful strategies applicable to your CECL implementation plan.

    May 2019