NEW YORK – March 1, 2016 – LDJ Capital Chairman David Drake announces the appointment of Christopher Perez as Managing Director for Commercial Lending. With more than 25 years of business experience, Christopher Perez will be heading the global lending strategies of LDJ Capital. He is the current CEO of Lendersbridge Technologies, LLC and the Chairman of Drexel Brothers, LLC.
Perez founded a wholesale commercial loan firm, one of the biggest in the United States, that successfully gained more than a billion dollars in small balance closed loans and more than 17,000 brokers. He writes independently for numerous publications, and was quoted in several commercial lending books and articles. Perez also wrote a renowned training program for residential brokers which, in 2014, was converted into an extensive online training facility, complete with a certification process, modules and videos.
David Drake says, “LDJ Capital is privileged to have Christopher Perez as the Managing Director of Commercial Lending. With his business expertise, I believe that the team will be in good hands.”
Perez, in response, says “It is a pleasure to be working with David and LDJ Capital. Our focus this year will be to increase access capital by creating new financial technologies. Speed and access to the right capital whether it be a family office, private investor, and or financial institution is like finding a needle in a haystack. Our platforms will be game changing, offering 24/7 access to the specific capital someone needs, sometimes instantly on a mobile device. It is exciting for us to be such an integral part of the Fintech community.”
For many years, Perez worked in various organizations as a commercial loan consultant. During his free time, he enjoys writing, traveling and bicycling. He lives with his family in Philadelphia.
About LDJ Capital
LDJ Capital is a multi-family office that invests and manages investments for partners and clients in the areas of real estate, energy, clean tech, healthcare, medical and pharma, tech, telecom, mobile, entertainment, media, publishing, advertising, compliance services, aviation & aerospace, shipping & transportation.
The firm is involved in Asset Management, Equity Financing and Placement, Debt Financing and Placement, Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate Partnering and Strategic Alliances, Restructuring and Workouts, Startups and Management, and Alternative Finance Strategies.
LDJ Capital has 3 subsidiaries:
1. LDJ Capital Group: Victoria Partners, Venture Capital, Hedge Fund, Monaco Fund, Media Fund, LDJ Capital Advisory, LDJ Capital Investment Bank, and The Soho Loft Accelerator.
2. LDJ Real Estate Group: Acquisitions, Developments, and Hospitality.
3. The Soho Loft Media Group: Times Impact Publications, The Soho Loft Conferences, and Victoria Global Communications. Times Impact Publications include the digital publications: