Angelo R. Mozilo (born 1938) was the chairman of the board and chief executive officer of Countrywide Financial until July 1, 2008. Condé Nast Portfolio ranked Mozilo second on their list of "Worst American CEOs of All Time".
03.02.2012 [Reuters] - "This kind of case is going to be the exception," said Hueston, a partner at Irell & Manella in Los Angeles, who represented AngeloMozilo, former CEO of subprime lender Countrywide Financial Corp, in a criminal investigation that was dropped.
28.01.2012 [New York Times] - The SEC's settlement with AngeloMozilo, 73, former head of Countrywide Financial, barred him from acting as a director or officer of a public company for the rest of his life. Some cases on the list are still being litigated.
20.01.2012 [Huffington Post] - But the bank has avoided prosecution and Countrywide founder AngeloMozilo, the poster boy of the subprime debacle, settled securities fraud and insider trading charges with the Securities and Exchange Commission in 2010 for $67.5 million -- a fraction
19.01.2012 [The Nonprofit Quarterly] - The good side of this story, if there is one, is that it was the nonprofit sector that doggedly brought the foreclosure crisis to light, identified the unindicted criminals behind these schemes like former Countrywide CEO AngeloMozilo, and stayed on
23.01.2012 [NJ TODAY] - Among the SEC enforcement actions that leave observers wondering was the case against former Countrywide Financial CEO AngeloMozilo. Mozilo was charged with securities fraud for deliberately misleading investors in schemes that resulted in $4.4