NEW YORK, March 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- To manage the growth in its corporate sales activities, today RiskSpan, Inc. President Bernadette Kogler named James (Jim) W. Horne as Senior Vice President of Business Development.
In naming Jim to this critical role, Kogler tapped an accomplished, results-oriented executive with more than twenty-three years of diversified corporate and consulting experience serving primarily financial services companies with a concentration in mortgage lending. "As our firm matures into a recognized industry leader for risk management services, the addition of Jim to this role will serve our clients well," said Kogler.
David Stevens, President and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association, added, "RiskSpan is fortunate to have Jim Horne joining their ranks. I have known Jim for many years through his work on MISMO and other mortgage initiatives. Jim's expertise will be put to good use by the RiskSpan team."
Jim previously served as Vice President, Finance Systems & Services at Fannie Mae, where his responsibilities included business process design, program management and production support for enterprise finance systems as well as overseeing corporate procurement, accounts receivable, accounts payable and payroll. Prior to his role at Fannie Mae, Jim held a series of senior positions at BearingPoint, eSignSystems and the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA). At MBA Jim served as the association's CIO and expert on mortgage technology and was co-founder of MISMO (Mortgage Industry Standards Maintenance Organization).
In addition to an undergraduate Bachelor of Science degree, a Masters in Business Administration from the American University in Washington, DC, Jim is a Certified Mortgage Technologist (CMT) and is a Faculty Fellow of the Mortgage Bankers Association School of Mortgage Banking.
Founded in 2001, RiskSpan is a technology solutions and services company that enables sophisticated risk management and operational excellence for firms operating in the capital markets and primary markets for mortgage and structured products.
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