Dean M. Wheeler - Cohen Financial

Dean M. Wheeler

Senior Vice President
Head of Investor Services Operations

Current Role

As Senior Vice President, Head of Investor Services Operations, Dean is responsible for overseeing all functional areas of the department. Dean leverages his extensive loan servicing knowledge, business process re-engineering and technology skills to ensure that Investor Services operates in an efficient and effective manner to the benefit of our lender and borrower customers.

Dean is also a member of the Company’s executive committee, risk management committee and leads the information technology steering committee for the Company.

Joined Cohen Financial in October, 2006

Past Experience

Over 25 years of financial services experience, the last 22 years in commercial real estate loan servicing and technology

Prior to joining Cohen Financial, Dean served in several key management roles with Midland Loan Services, one of the largest commercial loan servicers and special servicers in North America. He served in key operational management roles for large scale loan conversions, institutional client servicing and accounting, business process re-engineering and systems development. His efforts were instrumental in helping Midland become a top-rated loan servicer and leading technology solutions provider.


Masters of Business Administration from Rockhurst University (Kansas City, Missouri)
BA in Business Administration
  —Management from University of Northern Iowa (Cedar Falls, Iowa)

Other Affiliations

Mortgage Bankers Association of America (MBA)
  —Technology Committee and Servicing Committee

Cohen Financial is a member of the Mortgage Bankers Association, the National Multi Housing Council, and the CRE Finance Council.