Timothy J. Rafanello

Chief Investment Officer


Mr. Rafanello works in conjunction with Mr. Buttkus to originate, screen, underwrite and manage PMC Financial Services Group, LLC’s secured loan investments. He joined Mr. Buttkus at PMC in 2010. Prior to PMC, Mr. Rafanello, built and managed secured asset based and cash flow loan businesses based out of Los Angeles at First Capital, CIT Business Capital and GE Capital Commercial Finance (where he and Mr. Buttkus worked together for over 10 yrs.). His career started as a financial analyst at Bank of America in their U.S. Corporate Banking Division working in San Francisco, Palo Alto and Los Angeles.

Mr. Rafanello earned a BA in from The University of Chicago in the interdisciplinary PERL Program (Politics, Economics, Rhetoric and Law). At Chicago, he was a captain and all-conference football player and still holds various defensive records.

Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his family, movies, biking, fishing and security analysis.