Accord Financial Hires GE Capital Vet Eddy as Capital Markets SVP
OCT 2, 2019 - 6:57 am
Irene Eddy joined Accord Financial as senior vice president, Capital Markets. Eddy will be a member of the executive leadership team at Accord, focusing on all aspects of capital markets, including sourcing, closing and managing financing relationships. She will be located in the firm’s New York office.
“Accord’s strong growth requires the skill set of an experienced capital markets professional, and Irene is ideally suited to meet those demands,” stated Simon Hitzig, Accord president and CEO. “We are thrilled to have her join the team, and I look forward to working closely with her.”
Eddy’s responsibilities will include planning and securing Accord’s financing requirements by diversifying its sources of capital, which may include bank facilities, securitization conduits, secured and unsecured debt, equity and other solutions.
Her most recent experience was as senior vice president at DBRS, and prior to that at GE Capital.
“I appreciate the optimism, energy and collaborative attitude that pervades Accord,” said Eddy. “I’m excited about the opportunity to work with a group of experienced business leaders possessing complementary talents, and be part of the next steps towards significant growth.”
Accord Financial is a North American finance company which provides working capital solutions to companies nationwide. Accord’s finance programs cover the full spectrum of asset-based lending, including: factoring, inventory finance, equipment finance, trade finance and film/media finance.
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