Richard (“Rich”) Gagliano is President of the Origination Technologies division of Black Knight, Inc. (NYSE:BKI), a premier provider of integrated software, data and analytics to the mortgage industry. As the division’s leader, Rich is primarily responsible for the direction of Empower®, Black Knight’s loan origination system for retail, wholesale and consumer-direct channels; LendingSpace®, Black Knight’s loan origination system for correspondent lending; Black Knight’s SalesEdge® lead management solution; and Quality Insight®, a quality control workflow solution that supports greater loan transparency and data integrity.
With more than 25 years of experience in the financial services industry, Rich offers a wide range of lending-product knowledge and insight. Before joining Black Knight, Rich was Senior Vice President of Direct Lending and Chief Administrative Officer at Aurora Bank. In that role, he was responsible for management of the direct-to-consumer lending platform (sales\operations) and established Aurora Bank’s internet lending channel.