Thomas Glanfield

President and CEO, joined Boston Portfolio Advisors after retiring from Ernst & Young as a Partner in its industry leading Structured Finance business.  He has over 35 years of experience in the financial services industry serving banking, insurance, hedge funds and other capital markets clients in the corporate finance and structured finance industry and has worked with issuers, bankers, servicers, and investors on all aspects of risk and portfolio management. 

At BPA, he has led the continued growth of the company into new markets and services in the mortgage, student loan, subprime loan, and alternative asset segments.  This development leveraged the use of high performance analytics, database technologies, risk management techniques, and portfolio management processes.  These tools have allowed the company to reduce clients’ overall cost of owning loans, target certain loans for optimal performance and manage risk in more comprehensive ways.    

Prior to joining Ernst & Young, Mr. Glanfield was a Managing Director at PricewaterhouseCoopers where he was responsible for all aspects of the Structured Finance Group including service delivery, client relationships, resource hiring and development, and financial performance.  At CIBC, he established the Asset Securitization Group growing it to over $10 billion in managed assets.  At Citigroup, he was a Vice President where he served as securitization banker and purchaser of portfolios.  He also was the Executive Vice President of a major credit card company responsible for sales, acquisitions, marketing, and product development.  Mr. Glanfield also served in a corporate banking role with JPMorgan Chase.

Mr. Glanfield has published numerous articles in various industry publications on data management and analytics, securitization residuals, the role of securitization in the capital structure, and credit risk.  He is also a frequent speaker at conferences on structured finance strategies, due diligence, and risk management and has previously served on the MasterCard Board of Advisors and the Florida Atlantic University College of Business Board.  Mr. Glanfield has a B.A. in Business and an M.B.A. in Finance from Rutgers University.