Managing Director of Corporate Finance at GE Capital
An alumnus of Furman University, Joe Griffeth began his career at C&S Bank, a Bank of America predecessor, where for more than a decade in increasingly responsible risk and sales roles. Tasked with overseeing sales the territories of North and South Carolina in the Bank's Factoring group, Joe Griffeth played a leading role in achieving the company’s top-tier standing in the Carolinas. Joe Griffeth moved from Atlanta to Charlotte when NationsBank, a Bank of America predecessor, was formed, and he opened a Charlotte factoring office in Charlotte.
After leaving Bank of America, Joe Griffeth assumed responsibilities at the CIT Group as vice president of sales. Overseeing structured finance products and large ticket leasing, he leveraged his network of area contacts to exceed his firm’s marketing and lease volume goals within his short seven month time with the Company.
Following a decade with Bank of America and CIT Group, Joe Griffeth accepted a role in GE Capital’s Corporate Finance division. As a Managing Director there today, he facilitates tailored financing solutions for owners and management of companies in the southeastern United States. The experienced financial sales professional focuses on assisting businesses in a variety of industries, including forest products, business services, textiles, transportation, and food and beverage.