Challenges For a New CEO At MERS

Kilgore, Austin
November 2011
Mortgage Servicing News;Nov2011, Vol. 15 Issue 11, p1
An interview with Bill Beckmann, the chief executive officer (CEO) of Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems Inc. (MERS) is presented. Beckmann describes MERS as a small company with up to 65 people and 60% market share in the U.S. He notes the transition of the company from an association to Fortune 500 companies. He makes it a point that the company was established for a valid purpose despite the challenges with its timeliness, accuracy, and paper-based recording cost.


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