ditech.com has a new general manager.
The direct mortgage lender appointed Richard D. Powers as senior vice president and general manager, according to an announcement Wednesday.
Prior to joining Costa Mesa, Calif.-based ditech.com, Powers served as president of the western division of Metrociti Mortgage Corp., the announcement said. The remainder of his resume includes executive positions at KB Home Mortgage and Charter One Mortgage Corp.
"Rick is a proven leader in the financial services industry with demonstrated experience in mortgage lending," said Jim Hillsman, an executive of ditech.com parent Residential Capital Corp. "We look forward to Rick's contributions to ditech.com as we aim not only to sustain our growth."