Steve has over 35 years of experience in the financial services industry and is the Senior Vice President and Senior Managing Director at Stonebriar Commercial Finance, directing all of Stonebriar’s Capital Markets activities. Steve was Senior Managing Director of Capital Markets at GE Capital, leading Capital Markets for all GE Capital’s Equipment Finance and Leasing businesses.
Steve began his career in 1979 as a credit analyst with Credit Alliance Corp., headquartered in NYC. In 1982, he accepted a senior Credit/Underwriting position with Maryland National Bank Leasing, in Towson, MD. Over the following eight years, Steve took on increasing responsibilities, becoming Senior Vice President of Capital Markets for Maryland National.
Steve joined GE Capital in 1990 and was Co-Founder of GE’s Capital Markets Group. He played a key role in the formation of global Capital Markets activities for all GE, leading a 40-person global capital markets team located in 17 countries, and growing from $80MM of domestic syndications to over $8.0 Billion annual syndications in 17 countries. Steve. The global team focused on loan and lease syndications, portfolio buy/sell activities, investor development/management, alternative funding, pricing, underwriting, warehouse lines, and securitizations. Steve’s experience includes, among others, healthcare, marine, construction, transportation, energy, utilities, manufacturing, and technology.
He has been active in the Equipment Finance and Leasing Association and served as a member of the Bank/Large Corporate committee. He received a Bachelor of Science from Towson State University and an MBA from Loyola University, in Towson, MD. Steve is a licensed FINRA series 7 and series 24 principal.