Chris Acker has more than 35 years of financial industry experience, starting in banking. As a Senior Consultant at Abrigo, he consults with clients on interest rate risk and other ALM concerns to make ALCO processes more effective. Chris helps clients develop workable strategies and risk management processes to improve financial performance, regulatory compliance, and solutions for their business challenges. At Farin, now part of Abrigo, he helped develop the proprietary ALM simulation models, SAM and Foresight. He has also developed educational programs on asset/liability management for major banking industry schools and conferences across the U.S. Chris has served on the faculty of the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the faculty at the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) Management School in Madison, Wisconsin.