Executive Vice President, Chief Lending Officer & Head of Corporate and Specialized Banking
Lyle Cunningham serves as Chief Lending Officer and Head of Corporate and Specialized Banking, responsible for the team of experienced bankers that support corporate lending and deposits across Lender Finance, Fund Finance, Financial Institutions Group, Technology and Venture, and Healthcare. Cunningham is also responsible for the New York region. He is a member of the Executive Committee and works with bank leaders to drive long- and short-term strategies. He is also a member of the bank’s Commercial & Industrial (C&I), Commercial Real Estate, and Consumer Credit committees, as well as Assets & Liabilities Management Committee (ALCO), Management Risk, and the Management Board.
Cunningham joined Customers Bank in March 2014 with more than 30 years of banking and finance experience. Previously, he was the Managing Director of the CMS Mezzanine Fund. Cunningham also held senior-level positions at National City Bank and CoreStates Bank (now Wells Fargo), working across the Corporate, Middle Market and Private Equity Markets. Cunningham is a graduate of The Pennsylvania State University.