Richard Bollinger
National Account Executive

Richard Bollinger joined Crestmark Equipment Finance (CEF) as a national account executive in 2022. Based in San Diego, he reports to Western Region Sales Manager, Dean Allman.

Richard has more than 20 years of experience in equipment finance, working with growing companies to understand their debt needs. Before joining CEF, he was a senior vice president at 36th Street Capital, where he was responsible for direct sourcing of equipment deals nationwide. Prior to 36th Street Capital, Richard was at CapX Partners (now Accord Financial) for 16 years. He started in Chicago as the company controller, then held roles in underwriting, documentation and portfolio prior to opening up the first satellite office on the west coast.

Richard earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Southern Methodist University and is a registered certified public accountant (CPA).

In his free time Richard enjoys spending time with his family, hiking on the beach and around San Diego with his dog, and playing golf.  He volunteers with the Skinny Gene Project, a diabetes prevention nonprofit in San Diego.

Richard can be reached at 858.740.4156 or