Black Knight Financial Services has added Eric Lapin to its data and analytics advisory service group as managing director of corporate strategy and research.

In this role, Lapin will work with bank holding companies, capital markets firms and other financial institutions to implement tailored strategic initiatives, provide research and insights and create customized data and analytics solutions, Black Knight said in a release.

Black Knight’s advisory services group partners with federal and state regulatory entities, mortgage companies and other mortgage market stakeholders to develop solutions to help Black Knight's clients optimize performance.

Lapin brings nearly 20 years of mortgage lending, capital markets and data and analytics experience to Black Knight.

“(Lapin’s) extensive knowledge and background working to develop creative solutions to industry challenges has helped deliver increased performance for a wide variety of clients in the financial services industry,” Black Knight said.

“With the addition of Eric Lapin to Black Knight's team of experts, the advisory services group will be able to deliver even more effective data and analytics solutions, developed specifically to meet today's regulatory and compliance challenges.”