Christine Brunie, managing director of modeling and analytics, Oakleaf Group

Christine Brunie, managing director of modeling and analytics, is the woman behind The Oakleaf Group’s position as a thought leader in the industry, bringing her 20-plus years of experience in finance to the world through a number of white papers and blogs from her and her team.

After working for EAA Portfolio Advisers as its executive director of loan and portfolio management for three years, Brunie was recruited by Oakleaf and hired as director of structured finance in December 2016. The quality of her work and leadership ability were so stellar that she was promoted to her current position of managing director of modeling and analytics within seven months of joining the company.

Her leadership was crucial to Oakleaf’s TPR Program, which has met with extraordinary success thanks to her leadership across various internal business lines. Her impeccable reputation of high performance in the industry, is opening up significant opportunities in Oakleaf’s business development efforts.

A leader in a women-owned company, Brunie devotes a significant amount of her limited time to mentoring her team members. She demonstrates a commitment to excellence and a passion for her craft, and she passes that mentality on to her mentees, giving them the opportunity to step up into new responsibilities and explore their professional interests.