About Us

Equity Solutions, USA provides a full range of services to help ensure lenders meet the stringent regulatory compliance requirement in today’s market. Combining the comprehensive knowledge of our skilled staff, advanced technology, and a national panel of licensed and certified appraisers we ensure your business objectives are met, while keeping your time and cost in mind.

Leadership

Mike Kirk
Mike Kirk

CEO

As Chief executive Officer, Mike Kirk will have the responsibility of leading Equity solutions to the next level with his experience. Mike has a strong reputation for understanding a client’s specific goals and can personalize the valuation experience for all parties involved.

Mike has been part of the valuation industry for over 24 years, beginning his career as a state-licensed field appraiser. He most recently held the role of SVP, Strategic Valuation Initiatives for the Accurate Group, where he worked on Modernization of the Appraisal Process. Michael has also held key valuation roles for three lenders, including Chief Residential Appraiser for Huntington National Bank.

Rick Davis
Rick Davis

President

Rick Davis is the President at Equity Solutions, Inc. Rick is responsible for designing and implementing business strategies, plans and procedures to ensure compliance with all industry guidelines. In addition, he is responsible for overseeing a collaboration between industry partners and implementing technology to provide an additional suite of valuation products. Rick has twenty years of appraisal experience and twenty-eight years of broad real estate, financial and technology experience.

Prior to joining Equity, Rick worked for US Bank for almost 12 years. He was initially responsible for developing, testing and implementing policy as it relates to collateral as well as managing a team and process to ensure compliance with policy. In addition, Rick helped consolidate all the valuation functions in the bank to form one universal process.

Chuck Knight
Chuck Knight

Chief Financial Officer

In this role, Chuck will lead the strategic direction of the company. Chuck will head up all financial functions of the company, including accounting, forecasting, budgeting, financial analysis, and treasury. In addition, he will be tasked with shaping the Company’s capital structure and playing a key role in new business development and expansion of the Company’s product offerings with a keen focus on growth initiatives and cash flow.

Chuck joins Equity Solutions with over 30 years of financial and accounting experience primarily in the retail sector. His last role prior to joining Equity Solutions was as Chief Financial Officer of Vitamin Shoppe, Inc where he played a key role in the Company’s turnaround efforts and in taking the company private. Prior to the Vitamin Shoppe, Chuck spent 28 years at Toys “R” Us in various accounting and finance roles, reaching the level of SVP – Corporate Controller. Chuck is a licensed CPA in the State of New Jersey.