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Willy Walker
Works at Walker & Dunlop
Attended Harvard Business School
Lives in Washington, DC
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Finance Executive
Employment
  • Walker & Dunlop
    Chairman, President & CEO, 2003 - present
  • TeleTech
    President, Europe and Latin America, 1998 - 2003
  • Newbridge Latin America
    Consultant, 1997 - 1998
  • Alta Airlines
    General Manager, 1995 - 1996
  • Morgan Stanley
    Summer Associate, 1994 - 1994
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Currently
Washington, DC
Previously
London - Denver - Buenos Aires - Santiago - Boston - Asuncion
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Introduction

William "Willy" Walker is Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Walker & Dunlop, Inc., a commercial real estate finance company. Walker & Dunlop is publicly traded on the NYSE (ticker: WD).  Walker & Dunlop was named one of the 50 Fastest Growing Companies by the Washington Business Journal in 2011, and Willy was awarded Ernst & Young's Entrepreneur of the Year Award for Financial Services in the Greater Washington Area.    

Willy has extensive board experience including Chairman of the Board of Transcom Worldwide S.A., a publicly traded European outsourcing company, Chairman of the Board of the District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority (DC Water), and Chairman of the Board of Walker & Dunlop. He also sits on the board of directors of Sustainable Technologies Fund, a Swedish clean-tech venture capital firm.
 
He is a member of Young Presidents Organization (YPO), the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), and the Urban Land Institute (ULI). Willy holds a B.A. from St. Lawrence University and an M.B.A. from Harvard University. He is married to Dr. Sheila Walker and is the father of three young boys.  He is an avid triathlete, having placed 4th in his age group at the 5150 National Championships in 2011. 
Education
  • Harvard Business School
  • St. Lawrence University
  • Pomfret School
  • St. Albans School
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Male
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William M. Walker