US Capital Partners Opens Office in New York City to Meet Increased Demand for Best-in-Class Debt and Equity Financing

Private investment bank expands its presence to help small to lower middle market companies in the United States secure the well-structured financing they need to grow.

SAN FRANCISCO, SEPTEMBER 2013 - US Capital Partners, LLC ("US Capital Partners"), a leading private investment bank for small to lower middle market businesses, is proud to announce the recent opening of its new office in Midtown Manhattan, New York City. The growing investment bank has also added five experienced investment bankers to its North American team, headed by Joel San Antonio, Managing Director of the New York office.

Founder of Warrantech Corporation, Joel San Antonio has more than thirty years' experience in small and middle market business financing and management. While serving as Warrantech's Chairman and CEO, he received Ernst and Young's "Entrepreneur of the Year" award for financial services and earned the firm the recognition of Fortune Magazine's "Top 100 Fastest Growing Companies.".

"This is the fifth year running that US Capital Partners has increased in size, and it was time to further expand our presence on the East Coast," said Jeffrey Sweeney, CEO and Managing Director at US Capital Partners. "There is growing demand among small to lower middle market companies for suitable financing that is structured to meet their specific business needs. At US Capital Partners, we always take a custom approach to business financing. Our relentless focus on strategic, innovative solutions and on speed and excellence of execution has helped us grow into one of the most successful small-business investment banks in the industry today."

US Capital Partners' New York office is led by highly experienced professionals with over 75 years of combined financial advisory, alternative lending, M&A, and corporate finance and structuring experience. Investment bankers at the new office include Joel San Antonio (Managing Director), Kieran Ryan (Senior Vice President), Brandon San Antonio (Vice President), Ted Moran (Associate), and Jeremy Ascher (Associate).

Located at 1150 Avenue of the Americas, the new 6th floor office in New York City is situated between 44th and 45th Streets, at the northern edge of Silicon Alley and within easy reach of New York’s major tech startups.

About US Capital Partners, LLC

Since 1998, US Capital Partners ( has been providing prompt, innovative, and reliable financing solutions including lending, equity financing, and debt re-structuring to businesses across the United States and abroad. US Capital Partners is a private investment bank, direct lender, co-lender, and lead financial arranger that specializes in asset-based debt for small to middle market private and public companies. The company’s innovative approach allows it to provide the best financing available, not only for companies in excellent financial condition, but also for companies that may have been refused credit by traditional lenders.

To learn more about how your business can secure the funding it needs, email Jeffrey Sweeney, CEO and Managing Director, at or call (415) 889-1010.

Jeffrey Sweeney