Larry E. Echelmyer, JR
Larry Echelmeyer, BSG Solutions Group Senior Managing Partner, has over 35 years of experience in the financial services industry, with expertise in lines of business, finance, credit, operations and technologies. This comprehensive experience as a banker, management consultant and project executive has led to the successful delivery of numerous business transformation, merger integration, operations and information technology projects for financial institutions in the United States and abroad.
Prior to his consulting career, Larry held various senior executive positions with multi-state banks headquartered in California. His chief responsibilities in these roles included strategic planning, internal consulting and project management, general business and risk management, business development, credit administration, treasury operations and technology, auto leasing, retail and commercial executive management, pre and post merger integration, systems integration and community involvement
After more than 25 years in banking, Larry joined IBM as a senior consultant and executive project manager and was engaged nationally and internationally on large, complex and challenged projects ranging from mergers to application development and end-to-end e-commerce solutions. Following IBM, Larry led an improvement initiative project for information services and technology effectiveness, developed and implemented a multi-faceted credit process improvement plan, managed a total of five bank charter collapse and fourteen bank merger integration projects, and led total bank collaborative process and performance improvement engagements.
Larry earned his BA and MBA from California State University in Dominguez Hills. He is also a commercial graduate of the Pacific Coast Banking School at the University of Washington and has completed coursework in managing information services resources as part of Harvard Business School’s Executive Education Program. In addition, he holds a project management professional (PMP) certification and is a certified credit professional (CCP).. He currently resides in Rancho Mirage, CA.