The Bancorp is pleased to welcome Jeff Barron as Vice President, Commercial Fleet Leasing.
Jeff joins us as part of our asset acquisition of one of Northern California’s leading commercial and fleet leasing companies, Ellis Brooks Leasing, Inc., located in San Francisco. Jeff has been President of Ellis Brooks Leasing for the last 15 years; he first joined the company in 1991 as an Account Manager and also served as the company’s Vice President and General Manager. Previously, Jeff was an Account Manager at Merit Lease Corporation and at Empire Leasing/Automall Leasing.
In his role at The Bancorp, Jeffrey will report to Scott Megargee, Executive Vice President, Commercial Fleet Leasing, and will be working to expand the company’s growing West Coast Commercial Fleet Leasing business into California, offering fully customized leasing solutions for small and mid-size businesses as well as for municipalities, state and federal government agencies.
Jeff was a Director and/or Officer of National Vehicle Leasing Association (NVLA) for nearly 20 years and completed his Certified Vehicle Leasing Executive (CVLE) accreditation in 1991, 1996, 2001 and 2008. He is also a member of a very elite group in the industry, having been awarded NVLA’s Clemens-Pender Lifetime Achievement Award in 2000.