Curt Lueker is responsible for overseeing Modern Bank’s Commercial Markets business, which includes C&I and Commercial Real Estate lending.
Before joining Modern Bank, Mr. Lueker spent nine years at the Royal Bank of Scotland originating, executing and managing senior secured loans, mezzanine investments, equity co-investments and private equity fund commitments. Curt was a Managing Director in Asset Management, Head of Leveraged Finance Portfolio Management, Head of Technology/Media/Telecom Portfolio Management, and President & Chief Operating Officer of RBS Equity Corporation. His teams managed more than $20 billion in assets, with RBS acting as Lead Arranger and Administrative Agent for more than half of the Leveraged Finance clients.
Prior to joining RBS, Mr. Lueker was a Vice President in the Merchant Banking Group at Indosuez Capital and a founding member of Bank of America’s Financial Sponsor Portfolio Management team. At Bank of America, he primarily managed Administrative Agent and Lead Arranger positions for middle market LBO clients while also underwriting and closing new transactions.
Mr. Lueker began competing in endurance racing in 1999 and has completed marathons, duathlons, triathlons and ultramarathons. He is the Founder and President of My Team Triumph Connecticut, Co-Chair of the PR/Marketing Committee for A Better Chance of Westport, an annual fundraiser/cyclist for the CT Challenge, and a member of the Westport Astronomical Society.
Mr. Lueker graduated from the University of Missouri with a B.S. in Business Administration and an emphasis in Finance.