Gabe Minton joined Guild Mortgage in 2017 and leads its growing technology and information strategy, positioning the company for future growth. This includes overseeing Guild’s core business systems, architecture, infrastructure, and product and services technology. Mr. Minton and his team are also responsible for developing next generation platforms and services to continue to enhance Guild’s customer experience and maximize operational efficiencies.
Mr. Minton has more than 25 years of experience in leadership roles with mortgage and technology companies in a variety of settings. He specializes in creating software systems, products and standards and has been responsible for strategy and execution, communications and vendor relations throughout his career.
Prior to joining Guild, he served as senior vice president and chief information officer at PHH Mortgage from 2014 to 2017, where he transformed the information technology division to meet growing regulatory and customer needs for the largest banks.
Mr. Minton also served in senior management, strategy and technology positions with Black Knight’s ServiceLink, Motivity Solutions, Accenture Mortgage Cadence and the Mortgage Bankers Association. He was one of the leading architects and founding members of MISMO, the Mortgage Industry Standards Maintenance Organization (a subsidiary of the MBA).
He earned a B.S. with a double-major in computer science and statistics, and minor in mathematics from Radford University in Virginia in 1994, and a Master of software engineering degree from the University of Maryland in 1999. He has designed and taught computer science and mortgage banking technology curriculum for the MBA, George Washington University and Hood College.