William M. Decker, CFA
Managing Partner and Chief Operating Officer - MAX Exchange LLC
Mr. Decker serves as COO of MAX and brings 31 years of community banking, capital markets, information technology, fixed income, portfolio management, and mortgage banking experience to the Company.
Prior to joining MAX, Mr. Decker was the founder and CEO of Lydian Data Services, a residential mortgage conduit with over 700 correspondents electronically linked to 8 out of the top 10 Wall Street dealers generating nearly $40 billion per annum in loan volume (1999-2010).
Mr. Decker also founded and served as President of Lydian Trust Company, the bank holding company of Lydian.
Together with its subsidiaries (Lydian Wealth Management, Lydian Data Services
, and Lydian Private Bank), the company did over $130 million in revenue.
Prior to Lydian, Mr. Decker served as the President of two community banks: VirtualBank and Enterprise National Bank, where he also served as Chairman and CEO.
Prior to that, he
career in banking, portfolio management and trading with senior positions at First Atlanta/Wachovia, Southeast Bank, Barnett Bank, and Bank South
Mr. Decker received a BS in Finance from the University of Denver.