Mr. Crawford is a director for CarVal Investors, responsible for managing loan portfolio investments primarily in the U.S. market. Mr. Crawford has over 30 years experience in consumer and residential lending and servicing. Prior to joining CarVal in 2008, Mr. Crawford spent 10 years at Accredited Home Lenders, a nationwide non-prime originator and servicer based in San Diego. There he was responsible for risk management, underwriting, and servicing a $12 billion U.S. residential loan portfolio. Mr. Crawford received his B.S. in business from Iowa State University.