Altisource Portfolio Solutions (ASPS), a provider of mortgage, financial and technology services, hired Riccardo Brizzi (pictured above) as chief client officer and Kirk Willison (pictured below) as senior vice president of government and industry relations.

In his new role, Brizzi will focus on managing Altisource's institutional client relationships and will oversee Altisource's customer strategy.

Most recently, Brizzi was the chief operating officer at Software Quality Systems AG, where he led the organization's transition to a provider of managed services.

PMMeanwhile, Willison will be responsible for managing Altisource's federal and state regulatory relations and leading the company's outreach to industry and consumer advocacy groups.  

Previously, Willison was a congressional relations consultant for Ginnie Mae, where he directed congressional and industry relations strategies.

"Riccardo's extensive experience driving customer satisfaction for major brands in the software and managed services industries will continue to enhance our ability to serve our customers and meet their needs,” said William Shepro, CEO at Altisource.

“In addition, Kirk's extensive experience directing collaboration between government bodies and industry organizations will bolster our delivery of real estate services and technology and guide our policy strategy to keep Altisource at the forefront of regulatory requirements," he continued.