Gordon Frigaard

Director of PPE Technologies

Gordon oversees the design and development of OpenClose’s DecisionAssist™ product and pricing engine (PPE), its ConsumerAssist™ borrower-direct product, and several other solutions. He has more than 20 years of mortgage technology experience working in various areas of enterprise-level software development.

Gordon has been with OpenClose for almost nine years, helping expand and maintain key functions of its solution set. Previous to OpenClose, he was the Director of Software Engineering at LION, Inc., a leader in online services that connected thousands of mortgage brokers with consumers and lenders. Prior to that, he was the Software Development Manager at Ignition Mortgage Technology Solutions, Inc. (IgnitionMTS), which was a subsidiary of Freddie Mac where Gordon was part of the core team that developed, launched, and supported Freddie Mac’s original PPE called Lock Point Extra.

Gordon was also a Software Engineering Manager at Microsoft HomeAdvisor Technologies, which designed and developed one of the first end-to-end automated consumer-facing websites that fully automated pricing, underwriting, and locked borrower loans. He also worked for Tuttle Decision Systems, which was later purchased by Microsoft Inc.

He holds a Bachelor of Engineering (BEng) from Oregon State University.