Prospect Mortgage LLC has announced the addition of Sandra E. Bell as chief financial officer of the company. Bell will oversee all financial activities of the company. Bell brings nearly 30 years of business experience in the financial services and energy industries, both as a public company CFO and investment banker. Most recently, Bell has been providing strategic financial advisory services to senior executives and private equity investors in evaluating M&A opportunities, defining strategic decision frameworks, assessing capital execution strategies and supporting IPO preparation activities, including strategic consulting work performed for Prospect this year.
"The breadth and depth of Sandra's experience will be a tremendous asset for us as we continue to grow and diversify the Company's operations," said Ron Bergum, Prospect's CEO. "She is a valuable addition to an already deep and experienced executive management team. We are building a world-class organization and Sandra's participation further enhances our ability to execute our strategic vision."
Bell previously served as CFO of PHH Corporation. While at PHH, her responsibilities included treasury, cash management and banking relationships, strategic planning, budgeting and forecasting, investor relations, accounting and public reporting, audit and tax. Prior to PHH, Bell was the CFO of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati from 2004 through 2006. Her additional leadership positions include roles as CFO of two publicly-registered companies, and more than 21 years on Wall Street financing energy companies, including a 13-year career at Deutsche Bank Securities.