president and CEO
Jeff Tennyson, president and CEO of Lima One Capital, is responsible for the company’s overall business strategy and day-to-day operations. He more than 30 years of financial services leadership, operating, and executive experience, having held various C-level executive roles for both single-family rental and residential mortgage lenders. He joined Lima One in 2018 and has since then led the company to exponential growth, with Lima One recently being recognized as one of America’s Fastest Growing Companies on the Inc5000 list by Inc. Magazine and also as a Top Workplace and Best Place to Work. Prior to Lima One, Tennyson was president of Clayton Holdings, a wholly owned subsidiary of Radian Group, where he served on Radian’s executive committee and oversaw the global mortgage services business units. Before that, he was founding CEO and COO for B2R Finance. He also previously worked at Strategic Growth Bank, EquiFirst Mortgage Corp, and Anchor Glass Container Corporation. Tennyson is a certified public accountant and holds a BBA degree from Harding University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.