Compass Analytics

Founded in 2003, Compass Analytics is an innovator in the FinTech industry and a leading provider of pricing technology to lenders. We develop cutting-edge analytics and offer advisory and active risk management services to mortgage bankers, traders, investors, and banks. Our platform is revolutionizing the way home loans are formed and sold through the use of innovative real-time technology that we support with services, expertise, and guidance. Compass has offices in San Francisco, Irvine, CA, and Washington, D.C..

Here at Compass Analytics, we pride ourselves on being leaders in the mortgage industry by continuously innovating our technology to bring our customers new and useful tools, functionality and value to their business model. 

Black Knight

Black Knight (NYSE:BKI) is a leading provider of integrated software, data and analytics solutions that facilitate and automate many of the business processes across the homeownership life cycle.

Black Knight is committed to being a premier business partner that clients rely on to achieve their strategic goals, realize greater success and better serve their customers by delivering best-in-class software, services and insights with a relentless commitment to excellence, innovation, integrity and leadership.

Rob Kessel – CEO

Mr. Rob Kessel co-founded Compass Analytics, LLC in 2003 as Managing Partner. Mr. Kessel heads Compass‘s Business Development, Marketing and Product Development roles. Prior to co-founding Compass Analytics, LLC, Mr. Kessel was Managing Director of servicing.com, dba Mortgage Industry Advisory Corporation (MIAC) where he co-developed MIAC’s pipeline risk management solution, MarketShield™ and implemented and managed MIAC’s Hedge Advisory program.

Prior to his association with Mortgage Industry Advisory Corporation, Mr. Kessel was Senior Vice President, Risk Management Services, for Tuttle Decision Systems, Inc. Mr. Kessel directed day-to-day risk management activities, including trading, research, performance reporting, product design, and trade clearing operations. He was responsible for all risk management relationships and the suite of secondary marketing software and models that included pipeline risk management, price distribution and locking, rate shock, trade management, best execution and mortgage servicing risk evaluation technologies.

Prior to his association with Tuttle Decision Systems, Inc., Mr. Kessel was a Senior Vice President at Citizens National Mortgage Corp. in San Diego, California, where he directed risk management, secondary marketing and information technology. He has over fifteen years experience managing mortgage banking operations.

Mr. Kessel holds a BS degree in Economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.