Jim Ahern, Managing Director – Global Structured Finance Group – is responsible for Moody’s securitization, structured finance and covered bond ratings businesses in the Americas, EMEA and Asia Pacific.
Richard Hunt is a Vice President - Senior Credit Officer/Manager in the Structured
Finance Group with Moody’s Investors Service, based in Toronto, where he manages a
team responsible for Moody’s structured finance rating activity in the Canadian
market. Prior to joining Moody’s in 2013, Richard spent 15 years in securitization
finance with RBC Capital Markets where he arranged and structured securitization
transactions across all asset types, and managed RBC’s Canadian ABCP conduits.
Previous experience consists of more than 10 years in Canadian structured finance
with British and Japanese banks. Richard has a BA/BPHE from Queen’s University and
an MBA from McMaster University