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Roger Johnson

Managing Director


Roger Johnson has more than 20 years of experience in capital markets, investment banking, portfolio acquisitions, trading, and commercial lending. He has advised banks, private equity firms, commercial equipment finance companies, and consumer finance companies, completing over 150 assignments with an aggregate deal value of $15 billion.

Mr. Johnson was instrumental in identifying and implementing the regulatory strategy at a major commercial real estate and loan advisory services firm, which led to over 25 engagements representing over $90 billion of assets reviewed. Before that, he was a managing director for and headed the bank loan acquisition team at a leading middle-market credit and asset-based investor. He originated and structured 11 transactions valued at over $1 billion. Prior to that, he ran the Chicago office of a loan-portfolio sales group as a senior vice president. He originated and traded over 22 loan portfolios valued at over $10 billion and performed over 50 bank valuations in connection with investment banking mergers and acquisitions or recapitalizations.

Mr. Johnson was credit-trained during a 10-year career in commercial banking and equipment lease financing with U.S. Bancorp and Cargill Leasing.


Miami University, Ohio
B.S., Business and Marketing

Employment History

Situs Capital Management
Managing director
2013 - 2015

Garrison Investment Group
Managing director
2011 - 2013

Keefe, Bruyette & Woods
Senior vice president
2007 - 2011

Garnett Capital Advisors
Vice president, sales
2005 - 2007

Allegiance Financial Group
Senior vice president
2001 - 2005

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