MILWAUKEE, July 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Mortgage Guaranty Insurance Corporation (MGIC) (NYSE: MTG) announced that Michael E. Jacobson joined the company on July 16, 2018 as Vice President of Corporate Development. In his new role, Mr. Jacobson will lead the development of mortgage credit enhancement solutions.
Prior to joining MGIC, Mr. Jacobson spent 13 years at Milliman, Inc. of Brookfield, Wis., in roles of increasing responsibility, most recently as Principal and Financial Consultant in the company's credit risk practice. Mr. Jacobson was recognized in 2017 for his contributions with the Milliman Chairman's Innovation Award.
"Mike has had great success working with a variety of participants to identify new opportunities in mortgage credit risk," said Sal Miosi, MGIC Executive Vice President of Business Strategy and Operations. "His creativity and drive will be an invaluable asset to MGIC as we continue to advance our role in the industry. I am excited to bring Mike onto the team, and look forwarding to working with him in his new role."
Mr. Jacobson holds a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Philosophy from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and an MBA in Finance from the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business.
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