Jason Anish leads Austin Financial Services, Inc., as President and Chief Executive Officer. Jason oversees all aspects of the company, which includes managing a team of credit/underwriting, portfolio management and business development officers. Additionally, he is responsible for launching new business initiatives with a primary focus on portfolio growth. Jason is based in Los Angeles, CA and is a 25-plus year veteran of the finance industry with roots in factoring, asset based lending and equipment leasing. He has been an active member of the CFA since 1999 and currently sits on the board of the Commercial Finance Conference of California, Inc. (Southern California chapter of the CFA) as Vice President, Secretary/Treasurer. As a member of numerous professional finance organizations including ACG, TMA, and IFA, Jason also serves on several community and sports related non-profit boards and enjoys participating in volunteer work and fundraising activities for his community.
In his free time Jason enjoys spending time with his family, playing tennis and skiing whenever and wherever he can.
Chief Credit Officer
Tom Derenze is the Chief Credit Officer at Austin Financial Services, Inc. where he oversees Austin's credit transactions and lending operations. In Tom's previous posts he served as chief operating officer and has held numerous leadership positions with banks and asset based lenders. Tom's lending experience spans 35+ years and throughout his career he's been integral in several lending division start-ups.
When not working, Tom spends most of his free time with his family, on the tennis court, or cruising the hills of SoCal on his mountain bike.