Steven Hilfer is a Managing Director in the Disputes & Investigations practice, specializing in RMBS, CDO and CLOs. Steven has more than 30 years' experience in these products and has a unique mix of quantitative, analytical, valuation, trading, sales, documentation, and structuring expertise. He has submitted expert reports and provided expert testimony in matters relating to RMBS and CDOs.
Before joining Navigant in 2011, Steven had a 20 year career at Credit Suisse/ DLJ. At Credit Suisse, he was head of the U.S. CDO banking and structuring team. Prior to that, he spent seven years at Credit Suisse and DLJ originating, structuring and executing CBOs and CLOs. In addition, he spent more than ten years leading teams and structuring various mortgage-backed and asset-backed securities.
Prior to Navigant, Steven was a structured product trader at Auriga Securities. Prior to that, he led a team creating mortgage products using consumer credit data for Experian Capital Markets.
Prior to Credit Suisse/ DLJ, Steven structured CMOs at Dean Witter and was a Structured Finance rating analyst at Moody’s Investors Service.