Deputy Director and Head, Fintech Strategy
Jason Cave joined FHFA in November 2020. In addition to overseeing the Agency’s Fintech Strategy and Innovation program, Cave is responsible for managing the Conservatorship and Readiness program governing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and alignment of the Uniform Mortgage Backed Securities (UMBS) platform.
Prior to joining FHFA, Cave spent 27 years in executive roles at the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) including serving as Senior Advisor to Chairmans Bair and Gruenberg and managing large bank supervision and capital markets programs.
Cave has been an active participant in developing international policy standards as a member of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, where he negotiated the post-crisis reform package known as Basel III. Cave also served as the FDIC executive representative on the FSOC Deputies Committee responsible for establishing standards over nonbank institutions.