New Century Financial
has hired Taj Bindra to serve as chief financial officer.
He replaces current CFO Patti Dodge, who will move to the role of executive vice president of investor relations at the Irvine, Calif., company, effective Nov. 15.
Bindra joins the mortgage real estate investment trust (REIT) from
, where he served as executive vice president of mortgage banking, capital markets and servicing operations.