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Yoon Saechao

Vice President - SBA Lending

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Yoon Saechao

About Yoon

With more than two decades of Commercial Lending experience, Yoon Saechao has dedicated his professional life to empowering small and midsize businesses with a particular expertise in healthcare. He joined First Business Bank's SBA Lending team as Vice President in 2023.

Yoon's primary objective is simplifying the SBA loan process for clients. Driven by a goal to help clients reach their short and long-term objectives, he provides acquisition support, expansion guidance, and help to buy commercial real estate. Before joining First Business Bank, Yoon served as Senior Vice President and Director of SBA Lending at Five Star Bank - California and held similar roles at Bank of the West and Wells Fargo.

He is an active member of ACRE and CREW Eastbay. Yoon also is a Member of the Board of Directors for the Asian Real Estate Association of America Greater Sacramento, highlighting his dedication to promoting sustainable homeownership opportunities in Asian American communities. Previously, he served as Co-Chair for the Iu Mien Scholarship Fund. 

Yoon holds a BA in Business Management Economics from the University of California, Santa Cruz, where he was also an active member of Pi Alpha Phi.

Put Your Deal On The List

Join your peers by adding your loan to the approved SBA lending deals list.

$1,800,000
SBA 504 Loan
Dental Practice
Commercial Real Estate Purchase
California
$2,200,000
SBA 7(a) Loan
Consulting & Staffing Firm
Business Acquisition
Oregon
$1,875,000
SBA 7(a) Loan
Vietnamese Restaurant
Commercial Real Estate Purchase
California
$4,900,000
SBA 7(a) Loan
Restaurant Group
Business Acquisition
Washington
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