President and COO, Velocity Portfolio Group
James J. Mastriani is President of Velocity Portfolio Group, Inc. Founded in 2003, the company is in the business of acquiring assets originated by federal and state banks and other sources for the purpose of generating income and cash flow from the management and collection of these assets. The company also provides outsourced legal collection solutions for credit grantors, debt buyers, and other owners and originators of consumer receivables.
Mr. Mastriani earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Georgetown University and graduated from the Seton Hall University School of Law. From 1998 until joining Velocity in 2004, he practiced at the New York office of international law firm Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher and Flom LLP, where he was responsible for providing legal and regulatory advice to clients in the financial services and consumer finance industries. In addition, Mr. Mastriani was in-house counsel for SBC Warburg Dillon Read Inc., providing legal advice and transaction support to the broker-dealer subsidiary of Swiss Bank Corporation.