David Zugheri is the co-founder of Houston-based Envoy Mortgage, which originally opened in 1997 as First Houston Mortgage as a two-man operation. In 2014, Envoy Mortgage was in the top 50 largest lenders in the nation. The Houston-based, full-service mortgage banking firm is currently originating loans in 48 states and employs more than 800 people worldwide.
Prior to Envoy Mortgage, Zugheri started his career at the Resolution Trust Corporation and later worked at North American Mortgage, GE Capital and Irwin Mortgage. Zugheri holds the Mortgage Bankers Association's Certified Mortgage Banker and Certified Mortgage Technologist designations and is a frequent speaker at industry conferences and various Houston-area media outlets.
Zugheri earned a B.A. in Journalism from Texas Tech University in 1992. His community interests include Junior Achievement of Southeast Texas and Texas Gulf Coast Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.