President and Chief Executive Officer; Director
Mr. Messina has served as our President and Chief Executive Officer and as a director since October 4, 2018. Previously, he served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of PHH Corporation (PHH) from January 2012 to June 2017 and Chief Operating Officer of PHH from July 2011 to December 2011. Mr. Messina also served as a director of PHH from January 2012 to June 2017 and as a consultant to PHH through March 2018. Prior to joining PHH, Mr. Messina spent 17 years at General Electric Company (GE), most recently as Chief Executive Officer of GE Chemical and Monitoring Solutions, a global water and process specialty chemicals services business, from 2008 until July 2011. He holds a Bachelor of Science from Ramapo College and a Masters of Business Administration from Fairleigh Dickinson University.
Executive Vice President, Chief Servicing Officer
Mr. Anderson has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Servicing Officer since 2009. His career with Ocwen has spanned over 20 years. Prior to his current role, he served as Senior Vice President, Residential Assets since November 2001. Prior to joining Ocwen in November 1993, Mr. Anderson was employed by CIGNA. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Bowdoin College.
Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer
Mr. Britti has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer since June 2014. In addition, from July 2018 through October 2018, he served as interim Chief Executive Officer and from September 2016 to February 2017, he served as the interim Head of Risk Management. During previous periods he has also served as Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President for Finance and Business Development. He has been with Ocwen since January 2011. Prior to joining Ocwen, Mr. Britti was Chief Operating Officer for mortgage insurer RMIC from 2005 to 2011. Mr. Britti held two positions at Freddie Mac as a Vice President running Field Sales and Pricing & Structured Transactions. Mr. Britti has also been a Vice President at Capital One running Thrift and Mortgage Operations. After business school, Mr. Britti worked at McKinsey & Company in its financial services industry group. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Maryland and a Master of Business Administration from Dartmouth’s Amos Tuck School.
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Ms. Campbell serves as our Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Prior to joining Ocwen, she spent more than 20 years at GE Capital serving in several senior leadership positions during her tenure at the company. She most recently served as Managing Director, Global Capital Markets of GE Capital, Working Capital Solutions. Prior to that, Ms. Campbell was Chief Operating Officer of GE Capital Canada and Chief Financial Officer of GE Capital Canada Real Estate. Earlier in her career at GE Capital, Ms. Campbell held positions as Global FP&A Manager and Controller of GE Capital Equipment Services, Senior Vice President of GE Capital Markets Services and Capital Markets Manager of GE Capital AFS. She holds a Bachelor of Science from Simmons College and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Chicago.
Executive Vice President, General Counsel
Mr. Samarias serves as our Executive Vice President and General Counsel. He also serves as the Company’s Chief Ethics Officer. Prior to this role, Mr. Samarias served as Senior Vice President, Deputy General Counsel of Ocwen since 2013. Prior to joining Ocwen, from 2009 to 2013, he was a senior attorney with the Treasury Department’s Office of Financial Stability (“OFS”). From 2012 to 2013, Mr. Samarias served as Chief Counsel of OFS where he was responsible for directing all legal activities of the Troubled Asset Relief Program, and served as the chief legal advisor to the Assistant Secretary for Financial Stability. Prior to his government service, he was a litigator with several international law firms from 1997 to 2009. Mr. Samarias holds a Bachelor of Arts from Vanderbilt University, a J.D. from Washington University School of Law, and is a member of the bars of the Commonwealth of Virginia and the District of Columbia, as well as a Florida Authorized House Counsel.
Executive Vice President and Chief Growth Officer
Mr. Yanoti has served as our Executive Vice President and Chief Growth Officer since November 2018. Prior to joining Ocwen, he served as Co-Chairman and President of American Financial Resources from 2014 to 2018. Previously, he was Senior Vice President, Head of Securitization for Fannie Mae from 2011 to 2014. Prior to joining Fannie Mae, Mr. Yanoti served as Managing Director, Head of Mortgage Banking of Knight Capital Group, and Senior Managing Director, Head of Capital Markets of National City Corporation from 2006 to 2011. During his career Mr. Yanoti has held several leadership roles at General Electric Company, including Head of Global Securitization of GE Capital and Head of Capital and Secondary Markets of GE Mortgage. Prior to entering the finance and banking industry he worked as an aerospace and software engineer. Mr. Yanoti holds a Bachelor of Science in Physics from Clarkson University and a Masters of Business Administration from Cornell University.