Patrice R. Louis serves as vice president of business development at Wintrust Life Finance for the Central and Northwest regions. Patrice is primarily responsible for growing and preserving relationships in high net worth and institutional advisory channels. Since 2014, Patrice has sourced more than $450 million of initial premium finance transactions. Previously, Patrice served in the credit and operations unit at First Insurance Funding, managing underwriting, deal execution, and portfolio administration.
Prior to joining the firm in 2008, Patrice served as an analyst at a Chicago-area boutique insurance and wealth advisory practice and also served as an investment analyst at a private investment fund based in Washington D.C.
Patrice received a bachelor’s degree in business administration with a concentration in finance from the George Washington University in Washington, D.C.
Patrice is active in his hometown of Chicago, serving on the associate board of City Year Chicago, the Chairmen’s Advisory Council for the Big Shoulders Fund, the Tolton Society Endowment at St. Ignatius College Prep, and as a member of the Economic Club of Chicago.