Eric Schurr
Chief Strategy Officer Sunrise Banks
Eric aims to connect with leaders, innovators and foresight professionals interested in building and promoting financial wellness.

Currently serving as Chief of Strategy for Sunrise Banks, Eric is responsible for driving innovation and growth in the banks’ national lending and digital payments services. Building relationships and partnerships that allow the bank to drive innovation in the digital payments and lending space is a key focus in this endeavor.

Eric is dedicated to the strategic foresight process, curating a blog series detailing the benefits and approaches to strategic foresight, consulting as the founder of Sextant Advisors, as well as various speaking engagements.

Eric’s background includes underwriting, portfolio management and product development at two of the country's largest financial institutions, Capital One and US Bank. Eric earned an MBA from the University of Chicago, and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin.