Nick Smith

Nick Smith

Nick Smith is the founder, managing partner, Chief Executive Officer, and co-Chief Investment Officer of Rice Park Capital, overseeing all aspects of Rice Park’s strategies and operations. Nick brings nearly 25 years of experience to his role. Before founding Rice...
Mark Filler

Mark Filler

Mark Filler is a partner of Rice Park, overseeing investments in operating companies with a focus on the loan origination sector. Mark brings more than 25 years of mortgage sector experience and approximately 35 lending company acquisitions to his role. From 2019 to...
Craig Freel, CFA

Craig Freel, CFA

Craig Freel is a partner of Rice Park and Head of Mortgage Servicing Rights (MSR) Investments. He is responsible for MSR portfolio management, including acquisitions, hedging, financing, and disposition of MSR assets. Before joining the Rice Park team in 2020, Craig...
Craig Opp

Craig Opp

Craig Opp is a partner of Rice Park. As General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer, he manages the firm’s legal and compliance functions. Before joining Rice Park, Craig was General Counsel and a member of the executive committee for GWG Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:...