Skip to main content
lauren harrell headshot

Lauren Harrell

Director
Head of Commodities

Financial Institutions | Kennett Square, PA

LinkedIn
LinkedIn

Send a message

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.

Publications

Article

Should banks stay in the oil business?

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

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.
See more by this author

Expertise

  • Financial Institutions
  • Commodity Risk Management

Qualifications

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

Related Team Members

  • Andrew Little

    Managing Director

    Financial Institutions | Kennett Square, PA

  • Ben Lewis

    Managing Director
    Head of Sales

    Financial Institutions | Denver, CO

  • Bob Newman

    Managing Director
    Sales

    Financial Institutions | Kennett Square, PA

View more team members

Send Lauren a message

modern buildings background image

Our Team

We’re lifelong learners. Passionate problem-solvers. Insightful thinkers and dynamic doers, transforming our expertise into your opportunity.

What We Do

Discover how we effectively manage and mitigate financial risk with advisory, process, and technology.