Daily News: January 11, 2013

Triumph Hires Kassebaum as National Alliance Manager

Triumph Commercial Finance, a member of the Triumph Bancorp, announced the addition of seasoned veteran Bob Kassebaum to its Asset Based Lending group.

Kassebaum brings over 39 years of experience in asset-based lending and factoring to Triumph and will serve as National Alliance manager. Prior to Triumph, Kassebaum served as SVP, National Strategic Alliance director for TAB Bank, where he was primarily responsible for sourcing new business in Florida and via national relationships including building and managing a national strategic referral program.

Previously, he spent 6 years at Marquette Commercial Finance as SVP, Marketing and manager of Marquette’s National Preferred Lender Program. Kassebaum also spent 8 years at Merrill Lynch and began his career at Heller Financial.

“Since launching our business in 2012, Triumph Commercial Finance has begun meeting the working capital needs of small and middle market businesses throughout Texas,” said Dan Karas, EVP, Asset Based Lending. “The expertise that Bob brings and the depth of his relationships will allow Triumph to become known as a preferred provider of asset based lending solutions across the country.”

Triumph Commercial Finance provides asset-based lending, accounts receivable financing (factoring), and equipment finance solutions for small to mid-sized businesses nationwide.