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Lauren Harrell

Head of Commodities

Financial Institutions | Kennett Square, PA


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About Lauren

Lauren Harrell leads our Commodities practice for the Financial Institutions team. She has over 17 years’ experience and has supported clients with interest rate hedging and has previously held roles within lending, commercial credit and underwriting, financial statement audits/internal controls, funding, liquidity, and ALM/ALCO.

Lauren graduated with her bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from UNC Wilmington and received her Master of Business Administration in finance from Gonzaga University. She is a graduate of the ABA Stonier Graduate School of Banking, holds her CPA license and is a CFA Charterholder.



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Hear more on the current market of oil and natural gas lending and whether banks should stay in the oil business.

Hedging against growing risks in oil and gas lending

In a piece written for BAI, Lauren Harrell highlights how banks that loan to the oil and gas industry are being impacted from the second sharp downturn in the past five years.
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  • Financial Institutions
  • Commodity Risk Management


  • AICPA member
  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)

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