Jeff leads new business development for Agility Capital, a private lender to growth companies. In this role, he's responsible for actively marketing the venture debt products offered by the firm; including bridge loans, short term debt, asset based loans and subordinated loans. Additionally, Jeff evaluates and underwrites credit decisions. Finally, he manages the lending company's portfolio of
Jeff leads new business development for Agility Capital, a private lender to growth companies. In this role, he's responsible for actively marketing the venture debt products offered by the firm; including bridge loans, short term debt, asset based loans and subordinated loans. Additionally, Jeff evaluates and underwrites credit decisions. Finally, he manages the lending company's portfolio of technology-based borrowers.
Before joining Agility, Jeff held similar roles at Sand Hill Capital, a Silicon Valley-based venture debt provider. He holds a bachelor’s degree from University of California, Santa Barbara.
Agility Capital provides short term loans (AKA, bridge loans) to growth companies that have been initially financed through angel or venture capital equity investments as well as publicly traded companies. These loans range in size from $300,000 to $1,500,000 and are intended to provide working capital for the borrowers to achieve further liquidity over a 12 - 24 month horizon.
Managing Partner @ New bridge loan deal sourcing, underwriting, due diligence, documentation, portfolio management, fund raising. Agility specializes in providing venture debt loans to growth companies. From June 2000 to Present (15 years 5 months) Santa Barbara, California AreaBoard Member @ RFP Committee on Solarize Santa Barbara
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Interest in Impact Investing and Community Supported Solar From March 2011 to Present (4 years 8 months) Santa Barbara, California AreaPartnership Council Member @ Developed an intimate knowledge of the CEC's programs and focus areas. From January 2010 to February 2011 (1 year 2 months) Santa Barbara, California AreaVenture Lending Associate @ New loan sourcing, client engagement, financial review and underwriting, and loan documentation.
Sand Hill Capital was a leader in the venture debt marketplace providing loans to emerging growth companies nationwide. From January 1998 to June 2000 (2 years 6 months) Southern CaliforniaSenior Engineer @ Program manager for advanced technology demonstration programs for air quality regulatory agency. Public/Private partnerships designed to leverage finances, technology and expertise in the field of low-emissions demonstration projects. From October 1989 to January 1998 (8 years 4 months) Geophysical Analyst @ Processed seismic reflection data, analyzed field reports and programmed computer models for geophysical analysis. From October 1985 to December 1988 (3 years 3 months)
Bachelors, Science @ University of California, Santa Barbara From 1982 to 1985 Jeff Carmody is skilled in: Business Strategy, Venture Capital, Angel Investing, Corporate Development, Due Diligence, Start-ups, Entrepreneurship, Management, Portfolio Management, Business Development, Finance, Private Equity, Investment Banking, Capital, Mergers & Acquisitions, Mergers, Program Management, Asset Management, Corporate Finance, Analysis, Valuation, Strategy, Asset Managment