WASHINGTON — The Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association said Monday that it has hired Richard Dorfman as the managing director and head of its securitization group.

Until Friday, Dorfman had been the president of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta, a job he held since June 2007. The SIFMA Securitization Group is a trade group focused on originators of consumer and credit loans, and includes investors in securitized products, intermediaries and liquidity providers.

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