Jeff Nager, Executive Vice President, Head of Small Business Lending

The Bancorp is pleased to welcome Jeff Nager as EVP and Director, Small Business Lending. Jeff comes to The Bancorp from SunTrust Bank, where he was the SBA Manager. Previously, Jeff held SBA-focused leadership positions at Wells Fargo, Community South Bank, and several other national SBA Lenders throughout his career.

Jeff has an excellent reputation in the SBA community with the experience, skillset, and proven track record to help The Bancorp achieve its goal of becoming a top National SBA lender,” said Donald Tyson, Senior Vice President, and Senior Credit Officer, The Bancorp. “With more than 20 years of SBA lending experience, Jeff is well suited to lead this important business for The Bancorp.”

Donald Tyson, Senior Vice President & Senior Credit Officer

Jeff is a Board Member for the National Association of Government Guaranteed Lenders (NAGGL), the trade organization for SBA 7(a) lending. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Board and currently leads the Large Bank Committee. Previously, Jeff was also part of the Small Bank and Region IV (Southeast) Committees.

Jeff will be based at The Bancorp’s new office in Raleigh, NC. He will add operational capabilities in North Carolina and assume management of the Chicago, IL office as well as the entire team across the country.