Lancaster Pollard announces new leadership team


Lancaster Pollard has announced that Tom Green, CEO, and Brian Pollard, president, will transition day-to-day management of the firm and have announced its new leadership team.

Nick Gesue, previously senior vice president and chief credit officer with Lancaster Pollard, has been named CEO, and Kass Matt, most recently a managing director with the firm, has been named president of Lancaster Pollard Holdings Company, LLC. The changes are effective July 16, 2015. Green and Pollard will continue to serve on the board as chairman and vice chairman respectively.

As part of the leadership team changes, the firm also announced that Steve Kennedy, managing director and regional manager for the Great Lakes and South Central regions, and Ken Gould, managing director and regional manager for the Northeast, have both been promoted to senior managing director. In addition, Kennedy has been named senior governmental liaison while Gould will chair the firm’s strategic planning and development committee.

Lancaster Pollard offers a full range of investment and mortgage banking, private equity, balance sheet financing, M&A and investment advisory services.