Brien Hampton has over 27 years of financial markets experience in both prime and alternative markets. His expertise in capital markets and transaction analysis is an invaluable asset to our clients, particularly his experience leading market assessment, business plan analysis, and price analysis projects. His trading strategies involve a robust understanding of credit quality, deal structure, prepayment, and duration on different classes of securities. Prior to joining Falcon Capital Advisors, Mr. Hampton was the Senior Vice President of Capital Markets for The Winter Group, a New York-based firm which served as a platform for fully integrated capital markets, residential mortgage financing, sourcing, securitization, trading, and distribution. In this position, Mr. Hampton was responsible for engineering financial solutions for originators, conduits, and investors in the areas of origination, systems development, credit, servicing, and warehouse lending. Before joining The Winter Group, Mr. Hampton had a 17 year career at Freddie Mac, where he was Director of Sales & Strategy for Alternative Markets in Freddie Mac's Single Family division. Due to his strong background in credit and deal structuring, he is credited with implementing key alternative credit structures using pool insurance, subordinate debt, recourse, captive, and credit default swaps. Mr. Hampton holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Dayton.