Bob Viering is a Senior Consultant and Manager of Lending Services at Young & Associates, Inc. He brings over 30 years of banking experience and now concentrates primarily on loan review and credit-related support for clients. Prior to joining Young & Associates, Bob was a de novo bank organizer, CEO, market president, and regional credit officer with large and regional financial institutions. He has extensive experience in credit underwriting and lending management, including commercial, agricultural, and consumer loans. In addition, he has provided expert witness reports on lending issues for state and federal courts.
Bob was an interim chief lending officer for a troubled bank that successfully recovered. He has served as an advisor for de novo bank formation and bank mergers and acquisitions, including merger integration, credit process improvement, ALLL management, and management of formal and informal regulatory agreements. Bob is a graduate of the University of Illinois, the National Commercial Lending School, and the American Management Association’s Executive Effectiveness program.