Senior Advisor, provides litigation support and expert witness services to law firms and their clients. These services are related to matters regarding the financing, administration, and servicing of corporate, mortgage and consumer loan portfolios.
For over thirty years Mr. Reifsnyder has been a leader in and consultant to the financial services industry. Recognized for his expertise in corporate and structured finance, securitization, credit derivatives, and financial guaranty insurance, he is an expert at evaluating the risk and underwriting the credit of, structuring, and pricing financial transactions involving corporate credit and asset backed risks. His lengthy structured finance experience spans many different asset classes including CDO’s and special purpose vehicles such as ABCP conduits. He has extensive experience dealing with credit rating agencies and applying rating agency methodologies to evaluate corporate credit and asset backed risks in such transactions.
Before joining Boston Portfolio Advisors, he provided consulting, litigation support and testifying expert witness services to financial and corporate entities in North America, Europe, and the Middle East on behalf of his consulting firm TLD Partners LLC. Previously, in leadership positions at banks, securities firms, and insurance companies (including Deutsche Bank AG, MBIA Insurance Corporation, and Bear Stearns Asset Management), Mr. Reifsnyder created and turned around strategic business units, pioneered new markets and financing transactions in the U.S. and in global markets, and developed highly successful client relationships. He has negotiated personally or directed at a strategic level the origination, pricing, risk evaluation, and closing of over $35 billion in corporate and structured financing transactions. A frequent speaker on risk management, structured finance, and recent credit market developments at financial conferences, he also has served on the leadership team of industry associations and worked with government and regulatory bodies.
Mr. Reifsnyder holds an M.B.A. in Finance from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, an M.A. in East Asian Studies from Harvard University, and a B.A. in Political Science from Columbia University. Contact Mr. Reifsnyder at 203-966-2458.