Mission Capital Advisors promoted Luis Vergara to director of sales and trading.
Vergara focuses on sourcing and trading portfolios of residential and commercial mortgage loans and real estate owned assets. He also engages in valuing portfolios, structuring pooling and asset selection strategies, providing asset sale recommendations to clients, and managing deal executions.
Vergara joined Mission Capital Advisors in 2005 from PayQuik, where he helped grow the client base and revenue as director of business development from 2002-2005. Before that, Vergara was a senior associate for Tower Hill Capital Group, where he was responsible for principal investing, capital raising and advisory capacities.
Before his stint at Tower Hill, Vergara worked at Santander Investment Securities as a senior financial analyst in the corporate finance group. He was also at CIBC World Markets as a financial analyst in the international investment banking group and as a bank loan manager on the high yield/emerging markets desk.
Vergara holds a BA from the University of Virginia, and a master of business administration in finance and management from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.