MQMR is an independent company dedicated to the mortgage lending community. We work side by side with lenders and warehouse banks to manage risk, mitigate losses and enhance the borrower lending experience. In a highly regulated marketplace, risk management is key to the viability of the mortgage industry. With this consideration we partner with our clients to establish programs that utilize quantitative and qualitative metrics to elevate performance and promote accountability.
Benjamin Madick – President
Prior to founding MQMR, Ben spent five years with Bank of America Correspondent Lending managing relationships with large independent mortgage lenders throughout the nation. At Bank of America, Ben was responsible for building relationships and consulting these lenders on the importance of asset performance, loss mitigation and warehouse lending. Prior to that, Ben leveraged his experience in financial strategies by working with global financial markets and institutions in London, England. Ben received a B.S. in Business Administration and Finance from the University of Arizona.
Ryan Freas – Vice President
Prior to joining MQMR, Ryan spent eight years with Bank of America Correspondent Lending managing relationships with independent mortgage banks and credit unions throughout the nation. Ryan’s focus on leveraging internal counterparties in risk, finance, operations, secondary marketing, and warehouse lending led to a path of success for his clients. Prior to that, Ryan was a Senior Account Manager with The Integer Group, responsible for managing the development process of promotional materials for Coca-Cola and Coors Brewing Company. Ryan holds a B.S. in Marketing from Colorado State University.
Mike Steer – Vice President
Prior to co-founding MQMR, Mike spent five years with Bank of America Correspondent Lending managing mortgage banks, credit unions, and banks throughout the Western U.S. Mike’s consultative approach to his clients’ needs and concerns generated mutual success during warehouse lending, loss mitigation, and pricing negotiations. Mike earned a B.S. in Marketing and a B.A. in Spanish from Trinity University.
Abrams Garfinkel Margolis Bergson, LLP – Counsel
AGMB is a national law firm, which has participated and advised clients in the mortgage industry for the past 16 years. AGMB serves as general counsel to MQMR and guides the company on all legal, business and regulatory issues. AGMB currently serves as general counsel to the Empire State Mortgage Bankers Association and residential counsel to the Real Estate Board of New York.