Boeing Capital Corporation today announced that Steve Williamson has been named vice president of Commercial Finance reporting to Boeing Capital Corporation president Tom Motherway. Williamson replaces Daniel Anderson who is retiring. Williamson joins Boeing Capital Corporation after serving as executive vice president for Connell Finance Company, Inc. in Westfield, N.J. for four years.
"Steve's extensive background in international finance, project finance, and heavy equipment will be of vital importance in his new role at Boeing Capital Corporation," said Motherway. "His experience will help drive the growth of our company, especially in new global markets, while enhancing the development of new business that is synergistic with Boeing products and services." Williamson will be responsible for the Commercial Equipment Leasing group in the financing of business aircraft, heavy equipment, telecommunications, project finance and facility financing. His responsibilities also will include managing the company's current portfolio, while exploring new business opportunities nationally and internationally.
Williamson spent 21 years at Connell Finance. During that time, he served as president of Connell Securities Corporation, where he was responsible for placing more than $250 million in securities. He also was instrumental in managing Connell's international finance business in which he developed financial products for various Asian and European jurisdictions. Recently his accomplishments include the establishment of Connell Technologies Company and multiple financing successes in the semiconductor industry. Prior to joining Connell Finance, Williamson spent five years with The Tiger Leasing Group where he established the firm's equity syndication ability.
Williamson earned his master's degree in business from Butler University in Indianapolis, Ind. and his bachelor's degree in English and psychology from the University of Louisville in Kentucky. Boeing Capital Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Boeing Company, provides custom financing and leasing solutions for commercial aircraft, business aircraft and commercial equipment. With more than 30 years of expertise and a portfolio of over $6 billion in assets, Boeing Capital Corporation has established a record of excellence in financing and leasing.