Structured Products Expert in Asset-Backed Securities
A structured products expert in asset-backed securities (ABS) was needed for a patent infringement case involving computer software products used in the finance industry for structuring automobile lease securitizations.
IMS ExpertServices was asked to locate a structured products expert in asset-backed securities with a background in financial services analysis and technology, with expertise and knowledge of the computer software systems used to manage lease-backed financial instruments. This expert was needed to opine on issues of patent infringement and conduct a patent analysis related to the software patents at issue.
Structured Product Expert
With over 25 years of experience in structured finance, this structured products expert has extensive knowledge of asset-backed securities (ABS), collateralized debt obligations (CDOs), asset-backed commercial paper (ABCP), structured investment vehicles (SIVs), and other structured products. He currently works as managing director of a private consulting company providing financial analysis and structured finance strategy. He was formerly Chief Risk Officer and Portfolio Manager for an investment advisory, asset management, and risk consulting firm, having served on the of the Board of Directors for the Investor Committee of American Securitization Forum, the industry trade group representing the structured finance and securitization industries across the U.S. He has held executive positions with several national leading financial firms, and began his career as an associate in the MBA training program at a major U.S. aerospace manufacturer and defense contractor. He holds B.A. in government and an M.B.A. in finance. IMS Reference #5068455
Financial Services Analysis & Technology Expert
This financial services analysis & technology expert has over twenty years of combined experience in computer software, finance, economics, mathematics, and statistical analysis. He holds B.S. in Computer Science, a B.S. & M.A. in mathematics, and a Ph.D. in Financial Economics, and has held numerous academic university positions, including experience teaching courses in corporate finance & risk engineering, master’s level investment banking, and M.B.A. level business statistics, and financial portfolio analysis. He currently serves as an assistant professor in a university’s college of technology, teaching courses in finance, mathematics, and statistics. He is a member of the American Econometrics Association Global Association of Risk Professionals, American Mathematical Society, and Econometric Society. IMS Reference #508811