About Us | RMBS/Single Family Rental Leadership

Stephen Buteau
Head of RMBS
RMBS
+1 646 560 4557
Download vCard

Stephen Buteau is managing director and head of residential mortgage-backed securities ratings and analytics for Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC. He is responsible for managing and developing the agency's RMBS and single-family rental sectors, including new issue and surveillance ratings and analytical products.

Buteau has over 20 years of experience covering RMBS. Prior to joining Morningstar in 2019, he spent four years as the analytical manager of the RMBS ratings team at S&P Global. Before that, he spent at 20 years at bond insurers Assured Guaranty and FSA in various leadership roles, most recently as managing director of RMBS workouts.

Buteau holds a bachelor's degree in computer science from the University of Scranton and a master's degree in business administration from Fordham University.

Robert Gargiulo
Director, Business Development
RMBS
+1 917 438 1452
Download vCard

Robert Gargiulo is the director of business development for residential mortgage-backed securities ratings and research for Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC. He is responsible for managing all relationships with RMBS issuers and investors, ensuring awareness and understanding of Morningstar’s rating methodologies and models.

Gargiulo has 25 years of experience in the capital markets with an extensive background in strategic business development, structured finance securitization, credit analysis, and sales.

Before joining Morningstar, he spent approximately three years at S&P Global’s RMBS ratings group as an analyst and also provided client relationship management, eight years as a director and co-head of RMBS and ABS analytics at Royal Bank of Scotland, and 15 years as a director at Greenwich Capital Markets.

Gargiulo holds a bachelor’s degree in finance from St. John’s University and a master’s degree in business administration in finance from Fordham University.

JavaScript and Cookies need to be enabled to show the full capabilities of the Morningstar Credit Ratings website.
Turn on switch to see debug info.
JavaScript and Cookies need to be enabled to show the full capabilities of the Morningstar Credit Ratings website.
JavaScript and Cookies need to be enabled to show the full capabilities of the Morningstar Credit Ratings website.