Jeffrey S. Armstrong :: Director, Bank Markets and Syndications
Jeff is a 25 year banking and leasing professional that was recruited to CapX to help create a commercial bank referral network for equipment finance transactions starting at $250K and higher as well as to start a Syndications Desk for CapX.
Jeff has a B.A. in Economics from Indiana University and earned his M.B.A. from DePaul University while working full time in banking. Jeff started his career at American National Bank (later JPMorgan Chase Bank's middle market group) and after 6 years joined Old Kent Bank (later Fifth Third Bank) as V.P. where he was appointed Group Head managing two teams and 10 lenders. Jeff elected to join Beacon Funding Corporation in 2005. Beacon is a small ticket equipment lessor in business since 1990. Jeff served the company for 12+ years where he created the Bankers Leasing Group, enhanced the Syndications function and reported directly to the CEO and Owner.