Our Story

CollateralEdge is an innovative,
fintech platform that enables
community and regional banks to efficiently increase commercial
lending capacity without compromising credit quality.

Re-envisioning debt capital delivery for the middle market

Joe Beard and Joel Radtke founded CollateralEdge based on the belief that middle market companies are the key drivers of economic development in the United States.

We are committed to reducing unnecessary friction and cost in middle market lending to create a more efficient transaction for both the bank and the borrower. Eliminating this hurdle enables middle market leaders to focus on what they do best – building amazing companies.

 

Like us? Work with us.

Our technology and financial engineering expertise give us a competitive advantage in the market, but it is our people that really differentiate us from the rest. We have developed a customer-centric culture where accountability to team and mission are paramount. Come be a part of something special.

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The team

Joe Beard - CEO & Co-Founder

Joe Beard

CEO & Co-Founder

Joel Radtke - President & Co-Founder

Joel Radtke

President & Co-Founder

Dave Nakhleh - VP of Commercial Strategy

Dave Nakhleh

VP of Commercial Strategy

Joe Williams - VP of Technology

Joe Williams

VP of Technology

Brandon Pabalate - Director of Risk & Compliance

Brandon Pabalate

Director of Risk & Compliance

Warren Noble - Associate Product Manager

Warren Noble

Associate Product Manager

Partners & Associations

To achieve our goal of delivering efficient access to bank debt through innovation, we partner with extraordinary organizations.

Texas Bankers Association

The nation’s first state banking association and, today, remains the America’s largest state-based trade organization for bankers.

Alloy Labs

A consortium of community and mid-size banks working together to drive innovation, adopt new technology, and make strategic investments in the future.

Independent Banker Association of Texas

The largest state community banking organization in the nation, with membership comprised of more than 2,000 banks and branches in 700 Texas communities.

The University of Texas at Dallas

The University of Texas at Dallas is a public research university in Richardson, Texas. It is one of the largest public universities in the Dallas area and the northernmost institution of the University of Texas system.

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Advisory Board

Darcy Anderson - Vice Chairman, Hillwood & The Perot Group

Darcy Anderson

Vice Chairman, Hillwood & The Perot Group

Joshua Baer - CEO & Founder, Capital Factory

Joshua Baer

CEO & Founder, Capital Factory

R. David Kelly - Founding Partner, Serra Real Estate Capital

R. David Kelly

Founding Partner, Serra Real Estate Capital

Jim Watkins - Sr. Managing Director, Secura | Isaac

Jim Watkins

Sr. Managing Director, Secura | Isaac

Jason Henrichs - CEO & Founder, Alloy Labs

Jason Henrichs

CEO & Founder, Alloy Labs