Peter J. Steger
SVP, Operations, MB Equipment Finance
Peter J. Steger is senior vice president, operations. Steger has more than 25 years of experience in equipment leasing, particularly in the areas of operations, asset management and risk. He began his career in operations with AT&T Capital Corporation in the company’s captive leasing group, rising to the position of Chief Risk Officer of its automotive services division before the company’s acquisition by CIT Group.
From 2012 until the merger with MB, Steger was senior vice president, operations and asset management for Cole Taylor Equipment Finance. In 2002, Steger joined LaSalle National Leasing Corporation, serving in the asset management group, ultimately specializing in healthcare and high tech equipment financing. He was selected to launch LaSalle’s small ticket leasing group, which was successfully introduced before LaSalle was acquired by Bank of America. Following the acquisition, Steger served as a senior operations analyst in the business banking division of Banc of America Leasing, overseeing the installation and conversion to new data systems and processes.
He holds a B.S. degree from Fairfield University.