Rida A. Sharaf serves as Chief Strategy Officer for the USRES family of companies. In this capacity, he works closely with all departments and divisions within the USRES umbrella, as well as clients and industry partners to achieve strategic company initiatives and goals.
During his time at USRES, Rida has held a number of positions with varying responsibilities. An expert in the areas of REO asset management, liquidation, REO/Loss Mitigation platforms, and collateral risk analysis/assessment, Rida has authored a number of articles within industry publications speaking to current and future industry behavior and critically evolving trends. Additionally, Rida has been invited to speak at and moderate a number of industry events & conferences on a wide range of topics, including underlying MSR/NPL asset valuation, REO asset marketing, vendor-engagement, Operational best-practices and more. A strong believer in the management concepts of servant-leadership and the creation of a meritocratic working environment, Rida believes in consistently striving to build unique, meaningful, and intangibly valuable relationships with like-minded colleagues to achieve collective goals.
In his personal life, Rida is an avid reader and enjoys the occasional visit to the Sierra Nevada Mountains in central California for some down-time and reflection. Rida resides and works in sunny Southern California with his wife and two sons.