Press Release

NMI Holdings, Inc. Announces CFO Transition

Mar 04, 2024

Aurora Swithenbank Named Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Effective May 1, 2024; Ravi Mallela to Continue to Serve as Chief Financial Officer Through Transition Period

EMERYVILLE, Calif., March 04, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NMI Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: NMIH) today announced the appointment of Aurora Swithenbank as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective May 1, 2024. Ms. Swithenbank will succeed Ravi Mallela, who has held the role since 2022 and will remain with the company until Ms. Swithenbank’s appointment to ensure a seamless transition.

Ms. Swithenbank is an accomplished leader in the financial services industry, having previously served as Chief Financial Officer at Vantage Group Holdings Ltd., a Bermuda-based specialty insurance and reinsurance group, where she led the organization of the company’s finance department as its first chief financial officer. Prior to Vantage Group, Ms. Swithenbank spent more than 20 years at Goldman Sachs in a number of roles, including most recently as a Partner and Head of Insurance in the Americas Financing Group.  She holds a Bachelor’s degree from Harvard University.

“Aurora is a uniquely talented executive with an impressive track record of leadership in the banking and insurance industries, and I am delighted to welcome her to our team,” said Adam Pollitzer, National MI’s President and Chief Executive Officer.  “I look forward to working closely with her and the rest of our executive team as National MI continues to deliver innovative solutions for our customers and their borrowers, and execute on our long-term growth and capital strategies to drive value for shareholders.”

“On behalf of the Board and our broader executive team, I would also like to thank Ravi for his partnership and for the significant contributions he has made to National MI. As Chief Financial Officer, he has helped us deliver strong growth in our high-quality insured portfolio, best-in-class credit performance, and record financial results. We wish Ravi the best as he continues his successful career.”

About NMI Holdings, Inc.
NMI Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: NMIH), is the parent company of National Mortgage Insurance Corporation (National MI), a U.S.-based, private mortgage insurance company enabling low down payment borrowers to realize home ownership while protecting lenders and investors against losses related to a borrower's default. To learn more, please visit

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