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Mark Bernstein

Senior Managing Director, Corporate Lending

Mark Bernstein, Senior Managing Director, is a founding member of Centennial Commercial Finance Group. Currently, Mark is responsible for the C&I lending business of CCFG which includes corporate cash flow lending and specialty finance. Prior to joining Centennial, Mark was portfolio manager and group head at Doral Leveraged Asset Management.

Mark has over 25 years of corporate lending, banking and portfolio management experience with companies including Bear Stearns & Co. and PaineWebber Inc.

Mark earned a BA in economics from Colgate University.

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Stephen O'Keefe

Managing Director, Corporate Lending

Stephen O’Keefe, Managing Director, is responsible for origination and focuses on money center banks, regional banks, financial intermediaries, and financial sponsors. Prior to joining Centennial, Stephen was an executive at Brevet Capital Management, an investment manager headquartered in New York where he was the head of asset management and the senior portfolio manager for a family of credit-focused funds investing on behalf of institutional investors.

Stephen has over 25 years of corporate lending, banking, and portfolio management experience with companies including Wells Fargo, Bank of America, Bear Stearns & Co. and Citibank.

Stephen earned a BS at Saint Peter’s University.

All loans are subject to credit and property approval.