PROXIMO CAPITAL, LLC ACCELERATING YOUR GROWTH TRAJECTORY
BOUTIQUE ADVISORY AND SPECIALITY SERVICES
With over two decades in financial services, including public and private companies, with focus on lending and payments, Proximo Capital is ready to help with a variety of challenges a business may face. Whether it is an urgent issue to be resolved immediately, or setting the stage for longer-term success, our experts will diagnose and make recommendations for a winning approach.
JAMES MENDELSOHN|Managing Director
James Mendelsohn is an experienced advisor and operator in financial services. His career has focused on small business lenders, payment processors, merchant acquirers, investment funds, go-to-market strategies, and capital transactions. Working in partnership with FIS Worldpay, he launched Liberis Finance and has since advised countless lenders, payment processors, and factoring companies.
James has held leadership roles at several firms, most notably at Capital One, where he served as Vice President of Corporate
Strategy. There, he led several strategy efforts across the credit card, banking, and financial services lines of business. James also served as the Chief Marketing & Sales Officer for CAN Capital, a non-bank provider of financing to small businesses, and at McKinsey's Marketing & Sales practice, where he advised global candidates in the financial services sector.
James graduated with an M.B.A. in Marketing from the University of Maryland. He holds a B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, where he was an NSF Fellow.
Launched white-label MCA program for top 5 payment processor
Built declines-monetization program for top SMB lender
Advised on SBA Paycheck Protection Program
Created marketing strategy for augmented consumer credit data
Developed go-to-market strategy for 2nd lien invoice financing
Early stage equity raise for P2P lending platform
Debt refinance for equipment leasing company
New credit facility for small business lender
Early stage equity raise for subprime consumer lender
Purchase/T&E card and money transfer program
Trade finance program for B2B manufacturer
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