Co-Founder and Board Member
Co-Founder, Chairman of the Board
Jason is Co-Founder, and a member of the Board of Directors of Alliance Partners. He is also a Director of Congressional Bank. He was the Co-Founder, President and Chief Investment Officer of CapitalSource. From 1992 to 2000, he was a partner and managing member of Farallon Capital Management, a leading global private investment firm. Jason had overall responsibility for the firm’s real estate investment activities and also was responsible for both credit and private equity investing for Farallon and its affiliates. Before joining Farallon, Jason worked at Lehman Brothers Inc., where he was a Senior Vice President responsible for financial institution investment banking coverage on the West Coast. Jason is a graduate of Princeton University and Chairs the Bay Area Board of Teach for America.
Lee is Co-Founder and non-executive Chairman of the Board of Directors of Alliance Partners. Prior to Alliance Partners, Lee served as Counselor to the Secretary of the Treasury and Head of the Financial Crisis Response Team leading the development and coordination of the administration's efforts to stabilize the financial system. Previously, Lee was a Partner of Mariner Investment Group and Chairman of the Investment Committee. He also served as the CEO of Cornerstone Asset Management and until 2003, as Vice Chairman of Perseus LLC, a merchant bank and private equity fund management firm. During the Clinton Administration, Lee was Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Financial Markets. Until 1998, Lee was a Senior Managing Director, Head of Global Capital Markets and a member of the Board of Directors of the Bear, Stearns Companies Inc. Lee is a Trustee and graduate of Denison University.