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Bill Beckmann is President and CEO of MERSCORP Holdings, Inc. and its subsidiary, Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. (“MERS”). MERS, an industry-owned utility, acts on behalf of the investor as mortgagee on approximately 2/3 of the residential mortgages in the United States and maintains a national registry of mortgage ownership and servicing
Bill was formerly Chairman and CEO of CitiMortgage, Inc., one of the nation’s leading originators and servicers of residential mortgages. During his tenure at CitiMortgage, the company had four million residential mortgage customers, representing over $800 billion in serviced assets. Beckmann was responsible for strategy, sales, operations, capital markets,
and regulation/compliance. Prior to this, he was president of Citigroup’s real estate servicing and technology group, providing customer service, technology and default management services to customers of CitiMortgage, CitiFinancial and Citi’s Auto business.
From 1997 to 2003, Beckmann was the chairman and CEO of The Student Loan Corporation, a leading provider of federal and private student lending. He has also worked in IBM’s Corporate Strategy and Internet Marketing divisions, Citigroup’s Card Products group, and European American Bank’s strategy department in various marketing, strategy, finance and
Beckmann is on the Boards of Enterprise Community Partners and Enterprise Community Investment. He holds an M.S. in Management from the Stanford Sloan Program and a B.A. in Mathematical Economics from Brown University.