Michael Greenbaum Promoted to Chief Operating Officer
Safeguard Properties announced the promotion of Michael Greenbaum to Chief Operating Officer (COO).
Cleveland, April 20, 2015 – Safeguard Properties, the largest mortgage field services company in the U.S., is pleased to announce a key executive appointment in the promotion of Michael Greenbaum to Chief Operating Officer (COO). Greenbaum, who had previously served as Vice President of Operations, joined Safeguard in 2010.
As COO, Greenbaum will continue to support Safeguard’s clients and oversee the company’s extensive vendor network. In addition, he will maintain responsibility for operational excellence, driving Safeguard’s internal operations processes and procedures to further increase efficiency, effectiveness and compliance.
“Mike has a proven track record of excellence, partnership and collaboration at Safeguard. He is a valued partner to our clients and has been instrumental in identifying new and innovative operational opportunities and executing on our corporate strategic vision. We are fortunate to have someone like Mike and I have full confidence in his ability to continue to be a key contributor to the future growth of Safeguard,” said Alan Jaffa, Safeguard CEO.
Before joining Safeguard, Greenbaum held senior management and executive positions with Erico, Accel, Inc., McMaster-Carr and served in the U.S. Army, Ordinance Branch, specializing in supply chain management. He is a distinguished graduate of West Point (U.S. Military Academy) where he majored in quantitative economics.
Safeguard Properties is the mortgage field services industry leader, preserving vacant and foreclosed properties across the U.S., Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands and Guam. Founded in 1990 by Robert Klein and headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, Safeguard provides the highest quality service to our clients by leveraging innovative technologies and proactively developing industry best practices and quality control procedures. Consistent with Safeguard’s values and mission, we are an active supporter of hundreds of charitable efforts across the country. Annually, Safeguard gives back to communities in partnership with our employees, vendors and clients. We also are dedicated to working with community leaders and officials to eliminate blight and stabilize neighborhoods. Safeguard is dedicated to preserving today and protecting tomorrow. Learn more at www.safeguardproperties.com.