President & CEO
Lima One Capital
Jeff Tennyson joined Lima One Capital as CEO in January 2018. As CEO, Jeff is responsible for the company’s overall business strategy and day-to-day operations. Tennyson brings more than 30 years of financial services leadership, operating and executive experience to the Company and has held C-level executive roles in both single-family rental and residential mortgage lenders. Prior to Lima One, Tennyson served as the President of Clayton Holdings, LLC (a wholly owned subsidiary of Radian Group (NYSE:RDN)) where he served on Radian’s Executive Committee and oversaw the global Mortgage Services business units, which included Clayton EuroRisk, Green River Capital, Red Bell Real Estate, and ValueAmerica Title Services. Prior to Radian, Tennyson served as founding Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer for B2R Finance (a Blackstone sponsored company). He also previously held C-level positions at Strategic Growth Bank, EquiFirst Mortgage Corp (a Barclays Bank subsidiary), and Anchor Glass Container Corporation. Tennyson is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a BBA degree from Harding University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.