The region offers a tremendous opportunity for us to showcase our expertise in meeting the financing needs of middle market companies.
NEW YORK – May 21, 2013 -- CIT Trade Finance, a leading provider of factoring services in the U.S. for companies that sell into retail channels of distribution, today announced the appointment of Patrick “Pat” Wiggins as Business Development Officer. Based in the CIT Atlanta office, he will be responsible for generating asset-based lending and factoring business in the Southeast United States.
"Pat’s extensive experience in business development and asset-based lending will play an important role as we continue to build our business in the Southeast,” said Michael Hudgens, Director, Business Development, Southeast Region. “The region offers a tremendous opportunity for us to showcase our expertise in meeting the financing needs of middle market companies.”
Wiggins has nearly 20 years of experience in the finance industry, most recently as Vice President, Portfolio Manager for SunTrust Robinson-Humphrey. He has held previous positions with PNC Business Credit and Guaranty Business Credit as well as other financial companies in Atlanta. Wiggins holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and an MBA from the University of Mississippi. Wiggins may be reached at 770-522-7672 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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About CIT Trade Finance
CIT Trade Finance is a leading provider of factoring services in the United States for companies that sell into retail channels of distribution. It provides accounts receivable factoring, trade credit protection, accounts receivable management and asset-based lending to manufacturers and importers. citfactoringuniversity.com
Founded in 1908, CIT (NYSE: CIT) is a bank holding company with more than $35billion in financing and leasing assets. It provides financing and leasing capital and advisory services to its clients and their customers across more than 30 industries. CIT maintains leadership positions in small business and middle market lending, factoring, retail finance, aerospace, equipment andrail leasing, and vendor finance. CIT also operates CIT Bank (Member FDIC), its primary bank subsidiary, which, through its online bank BankOnCIT.com, offers a suite of savings options designed to help customers achieve a range of financial goals. cit.com
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