Gilberto F. Monzón , Executive Vice President of Individual Credit Group

Mr. Gilberto Monzón is currently the Executive Vice President in charge of the Consumer Lending Group for Banco Popular de Puerto Rico. Prior to joining the bank, Monzón was Senior Vice President for Metmor Financial, and Executive Vice President at Puerto Rico Home Mortgage.

He has collaborated with the Puerto Rican Government and federal agencies in the development of credit policies and incentives for subsidized and affordable housing programs in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands.

He is currently Vice President of the Mortgage Bankers Association of Puerto Rico and served as its President from 2004 to 2006. He is the President of the Mortgage Committee of the American Bankers Association’s Puerto Rico Chapter, as well as a member of the Government Relations Council for the American Bankers Association in Washington DC. Monzón is also member of Fannie Mae’s Advisory Board as well as the Affordable Housing Council. From 2004 to 2010, Mr. Monzón served as a member of the Residential Board of Governors of the Mortgage Bankers Association of America.

Monzón studied Economics at Sacred Heart University and attended the School of Mortgage Banking of the Mortgage Bankers Association of America. He has completed other studies in the areas of appraisal, financial planning, real estate and consumer credit.