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Questsoft President Leonard Ryan
Leonard Ryan
Founder and President

Leonard Ryan is Founder and President of Laguna Hills, Calif.-based QuestSoft Corporation, a provider of automated compliance review software for the mortgage industry. Since the company’s founding in 1995, Ryan continues to oversee strategic planning and the day-to-day operations for the company including business and software development, interface partners, sales and pricing. Under Ryan’s leadership,

QuestSoft has received Mortgage Technology’s Top 50 Service Provider Award since 2009 and was named a Top Workplace by The Orange County Register in 2013, 2014, 2016 and 2017 out of over 10,000 applicants.

Leonard Ryan has been associated with the mortgage industry for over 30 years, including co-owning a mortgage company, developing loan origination software and since 1995, becoming a major compliance software leader. He is a member of both MBA HMDA and NMLS Mortgage Call Report working groups and is a frequent speaker at trade association and mortgage software vendor conferences.

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QuestSoft Vice President B Simpson
Bob Simspon
Director, QuestSoft Verification & Audit Services Division 

Bob Simpson has two positions at QuestSoft, one as a company senior vice president, and the second overseeing QuestSoft’s newest division, Verification and Audit Services. Bob has been an industry expert in the field of mortgage loan investigations for more than 20 years. He has vast experience in the verification and quality control business having been president of Investors Mortgage Asset Recovery Co. (IMARC) managing several hundred employees at one time, and as a successful mortgage fraud attorney providing investigation services to some of the nation’s most prominent lenders and mortgage insurance companies.

Bob has also been nationally recognized on television and through his public speaking for his expertise in the areas of mortgage credit quality and detection of fraud in lending processes and operations. IMARC was acquired by QuestSoft in September 2017.

QuestSoft Vice President S Butler
Steve Butler
Sr. Vice President, Business Development

Steve Butler leads business development for QuestSoft’s Compliance EAGLE®, the industry-leading, comprehensive compliance review solution for mortgage lenders of all sizes. His deep lending and mortgage experience are invaluable to clients when consulting and designing the services suite to
meet their specific needs.

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QuestSoft Bhavin Shah
Bhavin Shah
Sr. Vice President, Product Development & Technology

Bhavin leads QuestSoft’s product development, enhancements, technology infrastructure and data security. He continues to be pivotal in advancing QuestSoft's products and technology to meet customer needs and stay ahead of the ever-changing financial regulations.

Bhavin joined QuestSoft in 2007, enjoying the challenge of developing integrations with more than 40 loan origination systems enabling efficient and effective data exchange and automated, system-to-system communication. Prior to QuestSoft, Bhavin worked as a Software Engineer for Acoustic Home Loans, SmartMedia and Steadfast Engineering. A graduate of the University of Southern California, he has a Bachelor's of Science in Computer Engineering and Computer Science with a minor in Mathematics.

QuestSoft Carey Aimone
Carey Aimone
Vice President, Training and Support

Carey Aimone manages the support and multi-media training for more than 2,200 QuestSoft customers nationwide. His extensive financial services and training background, forward thinking and attention to detail bring high value to QuestSoft and fuel his team earning continued client loyalty and testimonials on stellar customer service. Carey has served in key roles in the financial services industry since 1981 and with QuestSoft since 2004. Before joining QuestSoft, he held several leadership positions for 13 years at Harland Financial Solutions helping the company grow from 50 employees to over 5,000. He has trained financial institutions in all 50 states on regulatory compliance and lectured nationwide on financial industry new legislation and changing trends.

Carey has authored several important articles on compliance and training methodology and is a member of the American Society of Training and Development.

QuestSoft Julia Ferraro
Julie Ferraro
Vice President,Operations

Julie Ferraro oversees QuestSoft’s operations including billing and payables, payroll, human resources and overall operations for the 4506-T department. Her broad operations skill sets and mortgage lending experience provide the solid foundation for managing smooth, efficient daily operations.

Julie has been involved in the mortgage industry for more than 20 years and with QuestSoft since 2007.

Prior to joining QuestSoft, she served as a senior underwriter and account manager as well as in several processing positions for mortgage companies based in the Orange County, CA area.