ALEXANDRIA, Va., in 2022 August 4 /PRNewswire/ — Falcon Capital Advisors.a leading business consulting firm providing strategic advice, technical expertise and engagement to financial institutions and government agencies, today announced the hiring of an industry veteran. Walter Allen its CEO; Natisha Dawson became its new CFO and was promoted Ken Yoo to the chief operating officer.
“We are delighted to welcome Natisha and Walter to the team and promote Ken to an expanded role,” said Armando Falcon, Chairman and CEO of Falcon Capital Advisors. “This latest influx of talent, as well as our recent announcement Phil Bracken has joined us as Vice Chairman, strengthens our position as a leading, full-service advisory firm dedicated to meeting the needs of the mortgage and capital markets. The timing couldn’t be better, given the turmoil in the mortgage market and the ongoing digital transformation. Clients are looking for a strategic advisor as they adjust their business models and for guidance and implementation assistance in digitizing their lending and secondary marketing operations.
Allen will be responsible for business development in Falcon’s core areas of operations: financial institutions and government advisory services, and its e-mail. in mortgage counseling practice. Allen is a recognized industry veteran and leader in digital business strategy with over 20 years of experience using technology solutions to drive transformational business initiatives in both government and the private sector. Prior to joining Falcon, Allen was President of HouseAmp, a fintech company where he led and oversaw all aspects of the operation. Prior to HouseAmp, Allen spent nearly 13 years with data and technology leader CoreLogic, most recently as Vice President of Government Solutions, working directly with federal government customers and agencies. Previously, he was Vice President of Global Capital Markets, where he oversaw a team of product specialists and subject matter experts focused on major financial services clients and rating agencies.
Dawson brings more than 20 years of financial and management experience to Falcon. As CFO, Dawson will be responsible for managing all financial and accounting matters for the company. Prior to joining Falcon, she was the founder and Chief Financial Officer of The Griffin Way, a firm dedicated to providing outsourced financing and accounting services to small and medium-sized businesses. She previously held senior financial positions at large, global marketing, PR and communications companies.
As Chief Operating Officer, Yoo oversees Falcon’s day-to-day operational and administrative functions. Yoo’s areas of oversight at Falcon include day-to-day operational oversight, strategic planning, M&A planning and integration, IT and physical infrastructure management, and governance/risk/compliance activities. Yoo has more than 25 years of leadership experience in banking, housing finance, advisory risk management and regulatory oversight. At Falcon Yoo, he was responsible for managing teams, relationships and projects for both commercial and government agency clients. Yoo has been involved in these assignments, including initiatives related to program management, asset management, risk management and quality control, data analysis, grant and loan administration, and financial analysis in the housing, financial services, and healthcare industries.
About Falcon Capital Advisors.
Falcon Capital Advisors (FCA) is a Washingtona business and technology consultancy providing strategic advice, technical expertise and engagement to financial institutions and government agencies. The FCA team is comprised of industry experts with deep financial services experience as regulators at federal financial regulatory agencies and business and technology leaders at leading financial institutions. FCA’s capabilities cover the entire mortgage field, from origination and servicing to consulting with government agencies. The firm’s technology consulting practice is known for its expertise in digital transformation, its ability to implement and design solutions, and its vendor-agnostic approach. For more information, go to falconcapitaladvisors.com.
SOURCE Falcon Capital Advisors.