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FSU alumnus, Kevin Collins, named president of Invesco Mortgage Capital, Inc.

The FSU Real Estate Center is pleased to announce that executive board member Kevin Collins has been named president of Invesco Mortgage Capital, Inc., effective October 20, 2017. Mr. Collins previously served as executive vice president of Commercial Mortgage Credit and managing director and head of Commercial Mortgage Credit. He also recently served as chairman of the 2017 FSU Real Estate TRENDS Conference Committee.

Invesco Mortgage Capital, Inc. is a real estate investment trust that acquires, finances and manages residential and commercial mortgage-backed securities and mortgage loans. As president, Collins is responsible for evaluating, selecting and positioning commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS), commercial real estate loans, and other real estate debt investments across Invesco-managed institutional and retail fixed income funds. He is also the head of Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities Credit for Invesco Fixed Income.

Prior to joining Invesco in 2007, Collins structured various capital funding strategies, including bond securitizations and secured lending facilities, for banks and specialty finance companies during his tenure at Credit Suisse First Boston. He began his career in the New York-based Structured Finance Advisory Services practice at EY.

Collins is a 2002 Florida State University alumnus having earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting. He also holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.