EVP, Bill Conkey, Hired

California-based lender, Excelerate Capital, a Wall Street direct lender, tapped industry veteran Bill Conkey to head Capital Markets, announced Joseph Lam, COO. Conkey has more than four decades of mortgage experience most recently with Silvergate Bank where he headed their correspondent division.

With Bill heading Capital Markets, Excelerate Capital is geared for strong growth in Non-QM lending, including possible securitization in near future.