Ellen Koebler



​Consumer Lending Solutions Executive

SunTrust Banks, Inc.


Ellen Koebler is the consumer lending solutions executive for SunTrust Banks, with responsibility for development and ongoing portfolio management of SunTrust lending products; this includes credit card, home equity, LightStream online lending, auto and student lending.


Ms. Koebler returned to SunTrust in 2017 for the consumer lending solutions executive role after serving as the chief risk officer for E*TRADE. She originally joined SunTrust in May 2004 as managing director for corporate investment bank portfolio strategies. Since that time, Ms. Koebler has held numerous roles in corporate risk management, including chief market risk and corporate analytics officer. Prior to joining SunTrust, Ms. Koebler worked with the investment banking division of J.P. Morgan in Chicago where she focused on client coverage, originations and structured trading. Before entering the finance industry, she was a senior chemical engineer for Shell Oil in New Orleans. 


Ms. Koebler has a Bachelor of Engineering in Chemical Engineering from Vanderbilt, an MBA from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University, and holds a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation.