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.