Joel Bates is President of RPS and has direct responsibility for the leadership and execution of business strategies, with a focus on growing our property solutions and data & analytics services as well as enhancing our business processes and operations.
He joined RPS in February 2019 and brings over 25 years of experience in financial services, mortgage collateral management, risk management and real estate process solutions.
Joel has a distinguished career and accomplished track record of success and has established himself as one of the pre-eminent leaders in the appraisal services industry, specializing in creating and leading mortgage origination and servicing operations. In addition to working at numerous financial institutions including Genworth, ING Bank, Laurentian Bank, National Trust and the Bank of Canada, Joel was also a professor at Seneca college.
Joel is a graduate of Queen’s University.