About Mr. LudlowMr. Ludlow brings more than 30 years of experience to Gleacher & Company, most recently serving as a Managing Director of Mortgage Sales at Sandler O’Neill & Partners. Prior to that, he was an Institutional Sales Person for Mortgages and Structured Products at Raymond James & Associates. From 1998 to 2009, Mr. Ludlow served in multiple leadership positions at Deutsche Bank Securities Inc., including Managing Director and Head of Mortgage and Securitized Product Sales and Senior Institutional Salesman. Previously, he was an Institutional Salesman for Mortgages and Structured Product at Alex Brown & Sons, Senior Vice President Mortgage Trading at Kidder Peabody Inc. and Vice President, Mortgage Trading at Goldman Sachs & Co. He began his career at The Bank of New York as an Associate Trust Officer. Mr. Ludlow graduated with honors from Fairfield University with a BS in Economics and he received his MBA in Finance from Fordham Business School. About Mr. Vendemia Mr. Vendemia brings more than a decade of experience to Gleacher & Company, most recently serving as a Senior Vice President of Institutional Sales at Pursuit Partners, LLC. Prior to that, he was an Associate in the Securitized Products Sales division at JP Morgan Securities. Mr. Vendemia was previously an Assistant Vice President of Regional Institutional Sales - Mortgages at UBS Securities, responsible for soliciting sales of all mortgage backed products to the UBS regional institutional sales force and serving as a liaison to the institutional mortgage backed trading desk. He previously held the role of Assistant Vice President of Taxable Fixed Income Sales at UBS PaineWebber. Mr. Vendemia began his career as an Analyst in the Investment Management Asset Group at Chase Manhattan Corporation. He received a BS in Business Administration from Youngstown State University. About Mr. Hingst Mr. Hingst has more than two decades of fixed income sales and trading experience and joins Gleacher & Company from Princeridge Group, where he most recently served as a Director of MBS Sales. Previously he was a Senior Vice President of MBS Sales at FTN Financial Securities Corp. Prior to that, he was a Director in MBS Sales at Barclays Capital. Mr. Hingst served for 15 years at Bear Stearns & Co., most recently as a Senior Managing Director in MBS Sales. He began his career as a fixed income trader at Statesman Group/American Life and Casualty Insurance Corporation. Mr. Hingst received a BS in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from Drake University.