Josh Elias

President and

Chief Executive Officer

Josh Elias is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Del Mar Recovery Solutions. Josh oversees the daily operations of the organization with responsibility for the overall performance and strategic direction of the company. Josh has been in the finance industry for 21 years, specializing in skiptracing, collections, recovery, repossession, remarketing and call center management. He founded Del Mar in 2011 and has since grown the company into a thriving organization with over 200 employees operating out of three call centers across the US.  Josh is dedicated to success and has developed a culture at Del Mar that embodies that drive.  

Josh began his career in the finance and repossession industry at IGS Nevada in 1996. He quickly became an integral member of the leadership team as the industry began to develop with the growth of full spectrum subprime auto lending. He provided strategic direction and leadership that ultimately led to the acquisition of the organization in 2004 by publically traded debt buyer, Portfolio Recovery Associates (Nasdaq PRAA). Josh remained on as President of PRA Location Services after the acquisition and continued to lead the organization which experienced dynamic growth for the next 7 years.

Being a beacon of innovation and drive, Josh remains focused on leading Del Mar to achieve the highest level of production, customer service and value add for its clients all while managing through today’s ever challenging compliance environment.