Jonathan Lewis

Founder of JLJ Capital

JLJ Capital Team – Jonathan Lewis

Jonathan Lewis has over 30 years of experience in sales, marketing, and executive management, with more than 25 years in the Financial Services industry specializing in Real Estate transactions.

Prior to founding JLJ Capital, Jonathan was the Chief Business Development Officer at Customers Bank.  During his employment at Customers Bank, he helped the bank grow ten billion dollars over a five-year time span, with over a 1000% growth rate. Jonathan personally originated and closed more than four billion dollars in loans. Prior to Customers Bank, he was the President of Atlantic Coast Bank’s Mortgage Division.  Jonathan has built and managed several multi-billion dollar commercial and residential lending platforms. 

Jonathan graduated from Lehigh University with a BA in Economics and English. He has completed advance management coursework at both Harvard and MIT. Jonathan serves on the Board of the New Jersey Economic Council and the Regional Board of Washington University. Jonathan and his partners have completed, closed, and managed more than six billion dollars in real estate transactions.

MEET THE JLJ CAPITAL TEAM

Get to know our team of recognized industry veterans in commercial lending, real estate development, and hotel management with over 30 years of experience.

JLJ CAPITAL FOUNDERS

Jonathan Lewis

Founder & CEO
of JLJ Capital

Lee Podolsky

Co-Founder &
Partner

Justin Podolsky

Co-Founder &
Partner

THE JLJ CAPITAL TEAM

Jeffrey A Siebold

Exec. Vice President
& CLO

Brian Desmarais

Vice President

Robert Kim

Financial Officer

Julia Tang

Analyst

Alexey Kobzev

Analyst

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