Obi Nwokorie and Joseph Piscina have been appointed to the board of directors of Impac Mortgage Holdings, Inc., effective September 17, 2021, bringing the total number of directors back to six.
On June 1, 2021, the company named Nwokorie EVP, alternative credit products and chief investment officer. Previously, Nwokorie served as Managing Director of mortgage trading at Seer Capital Management LP where he was responsible for bulk whole loan acquisition and securitization of Non-QM, NPL and Fix and Flip mortgages.
Prior to Seer Capital, Nwokorie served in various roles at both Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC and UBS Securities LLC, including subprime and second lien whole loan trading, head of the asset finance structuring team and on the new issue syndicate desk.
Joseph Piscina currently serves as chief operating officer and partner of The Versant Group, whose funds focus on building and acquiring investment management businesses that are scalable through market cycles.
Piscina previously held positions with Ellington Management Company, Monday Capital Partners, Five Mile Capital Partners and Natixis. In addition, Piscina has also worked for Paine Webber, Kidder Peabody and Drexel Burnham during his career. Piscina holds a J.D. from Villanova School of Law and a B.A from Columbia College.