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Tim Carstens

Managing Director Capital Finance Group

Tim Carstens is managing director of the Capital Finance Group, which offers asset-based lending solutions, including accounts receivable, inventory and invoice financing, to provide lines of credit and working capital to clients of Western Alliance Bank and its divisions across the U.S.

A seasoned banking professional with more than 30 years of experience, Tim joined Bridge Bank, in 2020 from Fifth Third Business Capital in Arizona, where he was director and senior vice president. His asset-based lending expertise was honed during more than 20 years with Wells Fargo, where he began his career. Previously, he held senior business credit roles with PNC Business Credit and M&I Business Credit.

He holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Miami University, where as a student he completed an international banking internship in Luxembourg.

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Bridge Bank

Bridge Bank, a division of Western Alliance Bank, Member FDIC, delivers relationship banking that puts clients at the center of everything. Founded in 2001 in Silicon Valley, Bridge Bank offers a full spectrum of tailored business banking solutions throughout the Bay Area and has specialized expertise, focused on life sciences and technology and innovation companies, at every stage in their life cycle, through its offices in major tech hubs across the country. Bridge Bank also serves the private equity and venture capital communities and provides business escrow services. As part of $65 billion Western Alliance Bancorporation — ranked #1 top-performing large bank with assets greater than $50 billion in 2021 by both American Banker and Bank Director — Bridge Bank has the reach, resources and deep industry knowledge that make a difference for customers.