Featured News May 5, 2021

Gateless, Inc. Hires Sergio Murer as National Sales Leader to Spearhead Growth

AI Mortgage innovator names industry veteran to scale national customer base and deliver end-to-end solutions to mortgage companies across the country.


Chicago, Ill. (May 5, 2021) – Gateless, a visionary mortgage technology company that provides the industry with innovative solutions for the entire loan process, today announced it has named B2B sales executive Sergio Murer as its National Sales Leader.

“Sergio recognizes that this is a disruptive era for the mortgage industry and a time of rapid growth,” said Paul Anastos, Strategic Advisor to the Board at Gateless. “We are excited he is joining us as we transform the loan process and deliver AI Mortgage solutions to more customers, saving significant time and cost.”

Prior to his role at Gateless, Murer was a Regional Sales Executive with the Correspondent Division of Wells Fargo, working with lenders on the sale of loans into the secondary market. He earned his bachelor’s degree in finance from Illinois State University; a graduate degree in business administration from The University of California, Irvine; and a master’s of science degree in predictive analytics and data science from Northwestern University. In 2020, he was named the President of the Illinois Mortgage Bankers Association, leading the organization through an unprecedented year.

“I’m thrilled to join the industry’s most talented technology leaders, who provide the competitive advantage needed to increase market share and scale quickly nationwide,” said Murer, who has more than two decades of analytical and relationship management expertise. “Gateless streamlines workflows and automates key components of the loan process, providing a value proposition that really speaks for itself.”

Gateless was launched last year by Guaranteed Rate President and CEO Victor Ciardelli, whose transformative impact on the industry includes introducing the world’s first digital mortgage in 2015. Ciardelli and his team of mortgage and technology experts founded Gateless to bring the industry next-generation loan processes by eliminating underwriting limitations.

Gateless AI Mortgage includes a full product suite, including Gateless Smart UnderwriteTM, which has been rigorously tested in the real world, processing more than 500,000 loans and proving it can dramatically streamline workflow. On average, mortgage companies using Gateless AI solutions take loans from application to full approval 10 days faster.

Gateless recently received HousingWire’s 2021 Tech100 award after finding quick success with the deployment of its technology solutions to drive efficiency and automation across a rapidly growing customer base.

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About Gateless, Inc.

Gateless, an innovative mortgage technology company, combines veteran industry expertise with Artificial Intelligence (AI) to create real, proven solutions that span the entire mortgage process. Founded by Guaranteed Rate President and CEO Victor Ciardelli, the company was formed when Guaranteed Rate acquired AI Foundry, a business unit of Kodak Alaris. The solutions provided by Gateless incorporate the latest in AI with patent-pending machine learning and machine-vision technology that help automate the mortgage process, increase productivity and lower costs.