Black Knight Financial Services’  Data and Analytics division announced this week the hiring of Dave Hurt to lead business development in capital markets and government entities. He will be responsible for developing new client relationships and maintaining existing ones.
“The experience, industry insight and proven talent that Dave will contribute make him a perfect fit for our team,” said Kevin Coop, President of Black Knight’s Data and Analytics division .
“Dave’s knowledge of secondary mortgage markets and his extensive and trusted relationships with key market players will help us to strengthen and expand Black Knight’s industry position,” Coop said.
Hurt brings more than 40 years of experience to his new role. Previously, Hurt managed business development in the global capital markets. His experience spans the primary and secondary mortgage markets.
Hurt “is a recognized industry professional, according to Jacksonville, Florida-based Black Knight, and he has completed several speaking engagements the topics of mortgage risk, prepayment and credit models, and pipeline hedging.
“Black Knight is a well-respected name in the mortgage industry,” Hurt said.
“The company’s market-leading mortgage behavioral model and extensive mortgage performance data are already used extensively in secondary markets,” he added. “These offerings, along with Black Knight’s other robust data and analytics solutions, including its public records and multiple listing service (MLS) data, tax data and reports, home price index, automated valuation models, HOA product suite and other solutions, provide us with a tremendous opportunity to continue Black Knight’s rapid expansion in the capital market and government sectors.”