Mindi has over two decades of financial institution and real estate experience, providing financial advisory and capital market services to banks, specialty lenders, BDCs, mortgage REITs and asset managers. She has significant expertise in the areas of early stage capital formation, company creation, IPOs and merger transactions and has led over $15 billion in capital markets and advisory assignments.
As Managing Principal of Freedom Capital Investment Management and Democracy Funding, Mindi brings her deep knowledge of the equity and debt capital markets, conduits, banks, insurance companies and non-regulated financial institutions to create optimal financing structures and alternatives for clients.
Mindi spent the first 15 years of her career at Friedman, Billings, Ramsey where she was instrumental in the formation of FBR’s investment banking practice and was eventually promoted to Senior Managing Director of FBR’s financial institutions investment banking operations. She has been an investor in numerous de novo banks during the past two decades and currently serves as a Director of the Bank of Georgetown in Washington, DC. She currently serves as Managing Principal of Democracy Funding, the dealer manger of Freedom Capital Corporation.