John Garcia is the Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder of Prudent Financial Solutions and Polaris Business Strategic Advisors. John’s career in the financial services sector spans over 20 years. Prior to founding and managing the current entities noted above, John held the title of Vice President of Sales at a large financial organization comprising a workforce of over 1,200 people. During his 12 year tenure at this firm, he was responsible for growing, developing and managing a range of business divisions, including sales, strategy and business development.
Early in his career within this firm, he rose to become a senior member of the leadership team and became a strong contributor to the exponential growth and success of the organization. His most recent experience over the last 4 years with the company was to build, lead and execute the lending division of StratFS Inc, Versara Lending Inc, based in the firm’s New York headquarters. Prior to this experience. John worked at JPMorgan IB as well as Bank of America Capital Markets. John’s education includes a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Manhattan College. John is an active member of the Turnaround Management Association.