John Goldthorpe

Photo: John E. Goldthorpe, head of Chase Equipment Finance

Chase Equipment Finance


John Goldthorpe is the head of Chase Equipment Finance, the equipment financing division of Chase. The business offers customized equipment financing solutions to corporate, government and not-for-profit organizations throughout the U.S. to help them acquire equipment and information technology. John also serves as the head of Chase Business Credit, the asset-based lending division of the bank.

John previously served as the Chase Equipment Financing Group Executive from 2002 to 2004 and rejoined the business in 2012. Prior to joining Chase, John was Executive Vice President and head of asset-based lending with Heller Corporate Finance in Chicago.

Prior to Heller, he spent 19 years with National Westminster Bank, with six years initially based in London, then 13 years in New York, where he was responsible for managing a variety of leveraged and structured lending businesses.

John received his Bachelor of Arts and holds a Master of Arts from the University of East Anglia in the United Kingdom. He is on the board of directors for both the Turnaround Management and Commercial Finance Associations. John also holds Series 7, 63 and 24 securities licenses.


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