Managing Director and Head of Municipal & Infrastructure
Rob Wetzler is Managing Director and Head of ORIX Corporation USA’s Municipal & Infrastructure business, responsible for the performance of the group’s investment and trading portfolio. He joined the firm in 2011 and is based in Dallas.
Mr. Wetzler has led ORIX USA’s Municipal business strategy since April 2019 and has more than 23 years of credit and underwriting experience in public finance, with particular focus in the areas of healthcare, senior housing, education, and other not-for-profits. Prior to joining ORIX USA, Mr. Wetzler served for eight years as Director and Manager of the Healthcare and Higher Education Group at Assured Guaranty in New York (F.K.A. Financial Security Assurance), where he was responsible for, among other things, origination, underwriting, structuring, and pricing for hospital and college transactions. Before that, Mr. Wetzler served as a Director at Fitch Ratings in New York, where he was sector leader for long term care and senior housing bond ratings.
Mr. Wetzler is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive) and holds a BA in History and English from Millersville University and an MBA from Temple University.