Chris Philipps is a Director for the Walker & Dunlop Capital Markets team in Philadelphia. In this role, Mr. Philipps is responsible for the origination and placement of debt, mezzanine debt, preferred equity, and JV equity for all property types with a specialization in multifamily and mixed-use.
Prior to Walker & Dunlop Mr. Philipps worked at Berkadia where he launched their MultiFi platform providing borrowers with direct access to the Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac Small Loan Programs. Prior to MultiFi, he was instrumental in launching the Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac Small Loan Programs at Berkadia and served as Head of Small Loan Originations. During his 7+ year career at Berkadia, Mr. Philipps was involved in over $6 billion of multifamily transactions, including $575 million of small loan production. Before joining Berkadia, Mr. Philipps worked at Stoltz Real Estate Partners and JP Morgan Chase & Co.
Mr. Philipps graduated from The College of New Jersey with his bachelor’s in finance and a minor in accounting. Additionally, he is a CFA® charterholder.