Michael Adler joined Flagstar in 2021 as executive vice president and head of Wholesale Banking, which encompasses all commercial client coverage teams, treasury management sales, commercial real estate, as well as non-mortgage capital markets, and non-consumer-facing areas such as foreign exchange and interest rate derivatives. 

In this position, he will be responsible for transforming Flagstar’s commercial business into a scalable platform supporting a national growth serving middle market and mid-corporate clients.

Adler brings to Flagstar over 30 years' experience building and growing commercial banking, corporate banking, specialized lending, and capital markets business units on both a regional and national basis.

He spent the last 11 years with BBVA USA (now PNC Bank), and the last five as head of corporate banking and capital markets and as a member of the management committee. He started his career at Bank of America in middle market lending and held leadership positions at GE Capital, Fleet Bank, Goldman Sachs, and other financial institutions.