RADNOR, Pa., April 22, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- JGWPT Holdings LLC, the holding entity for the J.G. Wentworth and Peachtree Financial Solutions companies, today announced the appointment of John R. Schwab as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer and Roger O. Gasper, CPA, as Vice President and Controller.

"Our rapidly growing businesses and future prospects call for the expansion of our executive suite," said David J. Miller, Chief Executive Officer of JGWPT Holdings. "John Schwab's deep experience with private and public companies will be a great addition to our team." 

John comes to JGWPT Holdings from Expert Global Solutions, Inc., formally NCO Group, Inc., a global provider of business process outsourcing services, from 2004 until 2012 where he held senior positions including Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President of Corporate Strategy. John is a graduate of LaSalle University with a B.S. in Accounting.

Roger Gasper joins JGWPT Holdings from Ricerca Biosciences, a global contract research organization, where he has been Vice President-Finance and Accounting since 2011.  His prior experience includes finance roles at Nordion Inc, Unisys and Ernst & Young.  He holds a B.S. in Commerce and Engineering from Drexel University. 

About the JGWPT Holdings, LLC Family of Companies

Based in Radnor, PA, JGWPT Holdings, LLC, through its subsidiaries J.G. Wentworth and Peachtree Financial Solutions, is a leading purchaser of deferred payments from illiquid assets such as structured settlements and fixed annuities. Since 1992, JGWPT's subsidiary companies and their predecessors have purchased over $8 billion of future payment obligations from consumers.

For more information about JGWPT Holdings, LLC, visit www.jgwpt.com.

John McInerney