Mike Backes

Prior to Prism, Mike was Senior Vice President, Equipment Financing Division, in which capacity he led Sentry Financial Corporation’s Vendor Finance Program and Direct Origination activities. Mr. Backes was Vice President, Strategic Accounts Group, Terex Corporation, where he and his team were responsible for establishing relationships with large regional, national, and global customers for Terex’s products and services. After co-founding Genie Financial Services in January 1997 (a captive leasing subsidiary of Genie Industries — now a Terex Company). He also has held senior positions at Lessor Capital Services, Dana Commercial Credit Corp, and U.S. Leasing Corp. Mr. Backes attended St. Joseph’s College (Rensselaer, Indiana) with an undergraduate emphasis in sales and marketing.