Mani Sabapathi, PrudentialSabapathi was lauded for being a tireless and outspoken advocate for investor interests through the American Securitization Forum and other venues. A member of the ASF's board of directors, he has been very vocal on problems in the subprime industry, calling attention to the lack of origination standards back in early 2006. Working through the ASF he has also been important in drafting various standards as part of the ASF's subprime initiatives.
Sanjeev Handa, TIAA-CREF
Sanjeev Handa has been another investor who has been at the forefront of working for investor interests. He has also been outspoken about problems in the securitization markets. He was voted chair of the American Securitization Forum after serving as the forum's secretary for a number of years.