President and Chief Executive Officer
Rohit Gupta has served as our President and Chief Executive Officer since March 2013, as one of our directors since March 2013 and as Chairperson of our board of directors from July 2020 to September 2021. Mr. Gupta is also the current President and Chief Executive Officer for GMICO, a role he assumed in May 2012. Mr. Gupta joined GMICO in 2003 and, prior to serving as our President and Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Gupta held roles of increasing responsibility, including serving as GMICO’s Chief Commercial Officer and Senior Vice President of Products, Intelligence and Strategy. Prior to that, Mr. Gupta held both marketing director and senior product manager roles with GE Capital from 2000 to 2003. Mr. Gupta began his career with FedEx Corporation in Strategic Marketing, where he was responsible for competitive intelligence and market analysis supporting FedEx senior management. Mr. Gupta serves on the boards of the Mortgage Bankers Association Residential Board of Governors and the Housing Policy Executive Council. He also served as Chairperson and remains a board member of the U.S. Mortgage Insurers trade association and served on the board of Genworth Canada from June 2016 to December 2019. Mr. Gupta received an undergraduate degree in Computer Science & Technology from Indian Institute of Technology and an M.B.A. in Finance from University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign.
Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Dean Mitchell is our Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer. Mr. Mitchell served as our Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer from March 2013 to May 2021 after having served on an acting basis since August 2011. Mr. Mitchell is also the current Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer for GMICO, a role he assumed in January 2012. Mr. Mitchell joined GMICO in June 2004 as a member of the global capital management group. Prior to joining GMICO, Mr. Mitchell served as Treasurer of Reichhold, Inc., a global chemical manufacturer, and served a director of treasury role at Business Telecom, Inc., a privately held telecommunications provider. Mr. Mitchell received a B.S. in Business from Wake Forest University and an M.B.A. from the University of North Carolina – Wilmington.
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Evan Stolove is our Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary and is responsible for legal, compliance, privacy, state government affairs and GSE relations functions. Mr. Stolove served as our Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary from July 2017 to May 2021. Mr. Stolove is also the current Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary for GMICO, a role he assumed in August 2016. Prior to joining GMICO, Mr. Stolove served as Vice President and Deputy General Counsel from July 2011 to July 2016, and Associate General Counsel from September 2004 to June 2011, at Fannie Mae. From September 1996 to August 2004, Mr. Stolove was in private practice with the law firm of Arent Fox PLLC in its commercial litigation practice. Prior to that, he clerked for judges at the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland and the Maryland Court of Appeals. Mr. Stolove received his undergraduate degree in Religious Studies and Psychology from the University of Michigan and a J.D. with honors from the University of Maryland School of Law.
Executive Vice President and Chief Risk Officer
Michael Derstine is our Executive Vice President and Chief Risk Officer and is responsible for risk management, pricing, credit policy, quality assurance and actuarial. Mr. Derstine served as our Senior Vice President and Chief Risk Officer from March 2013 to May 2021. Mr. Derstine is also the current Executive Vice President and Chief Risk Officer for GMICO, a role he assumed in January 2013. Prior to that time, Mr. Derstine held various positions at Republic Mortgage Insurance Company beginning in May 2002 including: Mortgage Valuation Manager, Pricing Group Manager and Vice President of Risk Management, Quality Assurance, and Analytics. Mr. Derstine began his career with TE Connectivity, a global technology firm, in 1992, where he was a Product Development Design Engineer. Mr. Derstine has a B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering from Messiah College and an M.B.A from Wake Forest University’s Babcock Graduate School of Management.
Senior Vice President – Government and Industry Relations
Duane Duncan is our Senior Vice President – Government and Industry Relations, leading the development of policy positions and maintaining relationships with policymakers, trade associations, stakeholders and influencers at the state and federal levels, as well as key international organizations. Duane currently serves on the Board of the Congressional Institute and on the Board of the National Housing Conference. Prior to joining Genworth, Duane was a principal with DSD Capitol, a government relations and lobbying practice specializing in financial services and housing finance matters. He represented numerous firms and trade associations with priorities before the Administration, federal regulators and on Capitol Hill. Duane also served as Senior Vice President of Government and Industry Relations with Fannie Mae where he was responsible for legislative, policy and political engagement with Capitol Hill and the Administration. Prior to joining Fannie Mae, Duane served for five years as Chief of Staff and Counsel for Congressman Richard Baker (R-LA) who Chaired the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Insurance & GSEs. He is a graduate of Randolph-Macon College, earned his law degree from George Mason University, and is a member of the Virginia State Bar.
Executive Vice President and Chief Operations Officer
Brian Gould is our Executive Vice President and Chief Operations Officer, as well as for GMICO. Mr. Gould previously served as our Vice President, Operations for GMICO, a role he assumed in November 2018, where he was responsible for claims, underwriting and analytics. Prior to joining GMICO in November 2018, Mr. Gould served as a consultant for Freddie Mac beginning in January 2018 after spending 18 years with United Guaranty Corporation. Mr. Gould held roles of increasing responsibility at United Guaranty Corporation including Pool Operations Manager, Vice President of Corporate Development and Chief Operating Officer. He began his career at State Farm Insurance Company in 1994 as a Claims Specialist. Mr. Gould received a B.S. degree in Economics from the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill and an M.B.A. from University of North Carolina – Greensboro. He also holds designations as an Associate in Claims and Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter.
Senior Vice President – Chief Human Resources Officer
Susan Sullivan is our Senior Vice President – Chief Human Resources Officer, overseeing the overarching people strategy, and leads employee relations, internal communications, learning & development, and facilities teams. Susan joined the company in 2008 as the HR Leader for multiple functions and was promoted to her SVP role in December of 2011. Prior to joining Genworth, she held leadership and executive positions at Misys Healthcare Systems (Now Allscripts) leading several HR initiatives and programs for various business units during her tenure. Susan holds a bachelor’s degree in Business & Economics from St. Andrews Presbyterian University. She has multiple HR certifications and has completed executive education programs at universities including University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of Virginia Darden Business School, and Duke University. She is also a Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt.
Senior Vice President - Sales
Matt Young is our SVP – Sales, leading Enact’s sales organization, including corporate, national, regional, and inside sales teams. Prior to joining Genworth in July 2012, Matt led regional sales teams as Vice President of Sales at Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, which included ownership of growing funded volume and responsibility for sales planning/analysis. Matt began his career in 1990 as a member of GE’s Technical Leadership Program. Upon completion of this program, he held a number of roles in Sourcing, Six Sigma and Sales, among other functions, while working at GE Aviation, GE Card Services and GE IT Solutions. He entered the mortgage industry in 2003, joining GE Mortgage Insurance as the Vice President of Salesforce Effectiveness. He later managed regional sales teams at GE Mortgage Insurance where he was recognized as the top performing Regional Vice President of Sales in two successive years. Matt earned an MBA in management from Miami University-Oxford,OH, and has a BS degree in business from Michigan State University. He resides in Charlotte, NC.