Utica Equipment Finance Expands Sales and Underwriting Teams

June 3, 2019

Utica Equipment Finance (“UEF”), a leading provider of equipment-based term loans and leases to companies throughout North America, announced two recent hires. Matt Stouffer has joined as Managing Director Sales and Chris Koennecke has joined as Associate of Credit & Underwriting.

Matt Stouffer will be responsible for leading the company’s sales efforts in the Western United States. Before joining UEF, Matt held senior account executive and business development roles with FNC/Ascentium Capital, Sunset Industries Inc., J.P. Morgan Chase, Bank of America, and Pacific Net Mortgage/Starlite Realty.

“Matt brings deep knowledge of the Western U.S. market and a proven track record of building client and referral relationships in the financial services industry,” said Ed Stolarski, President of Utica Equipment Finance. “His experience and industry knowledge will be of significant value to clients.”

Chris Koennecke will be responsible for evaluating and underwriting commercial lease and loan requests and managing a portfolio of accounts.

Stolarski added, “We continue to expand our presence across the United States and deepen our bench of top talent. I welcome Matt and Chris to our team, and look forward to their contributions to our growth.”

Matt Stouffer can be reached at (562) 673-2828, or by email at matt.stouffer@uticaequipmentfinance.com, and Chris Koennecke can be reached at (203) 750-0221, or by email at chris.koennecke@uticaequipmentfinance.com.