First California Mortgage Co. (First Cal) has named L. Andrew Pollock president and chief administration officer.
Previously, Pollock was a managing partner of Global Logic Advisors. Before that, he was president and CEO of First Franklin. Under Pollock's leadership, First Franklin grew originations to $3 billion per month and expanded the wholesale and retail originations channels. Pollock also orchestrated the $1.3 billion sale of First Franklin from National City to Merrill Lynch in December 2006.