Omer Ijaz

Senior Managing Director, Portfolio Management

Mr. Ijaz joined EJF in 2011 as a specialty finance insurance and bank analyst, and currently leads the credit analysis and trust preferred CDOs structuring for the Insurance and Bank trust preferred securities (“TruPS”) team.

Mr. Ijaz has designed the framework for four EJF sponsored securitizations, totaling approximately $1.3 billion. Mr. Ijaz also manages the investments of legacy TruPS CDOs. Mr. Ijaz came to EJF from Merrill Lynch, where he was employed as a summer research analyst in the Global Private Client Division. Prior to his time at Merrill Lynch, he worked for Citibank N.A. and Muslim Commercial Bank. Mr. Ijaz earned a BA in Business Economics from the College of Wooster.

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