Mr. Tecotzky is Vice Chairman and Head of Credit Strategies at Ellington. He is co-CIO for Ellington’s two public REITs and is head of MBS pass-through trading. Prior to joining Ellington, Mr. Tecotzky was the senior trader in the mortgage department at Credit Suisse where he was instrumental in building its mortgage conduit to one of the largest on Wall Street. Mr. Tecotzky holds a B.S. from Yale University and received a National Science Foundation fellowship to study at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.