Prior to joining Atlantic Capital Bank, Jeff Roegge was the SBA Team Lead for SunTrust Bank. He joined SunTrust in October, 2014 and was recruited from St. Louis where he resided since 1991. He has worked in the finance industry since 1993, specifically in the specialization of SBA Lending since 1997. He has worked in all facets of the industry including loan servicing, underwriting, sales and management. He has managed teams throughout all regions of the country and is now overseeing the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic.
In addition to his experience working for large regional banks, Jeff spent 4 years managing a Business & Industrial Development Company, BizCapital BIDCO, owned by a private equity group, Advantage Capital Partners, which involved receiving, monetizing and deploying New Market Tax Credits.
Jeff holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration from Southern Illinois University. In 2011, he completed his Executive MBA at Washington University – Olin School of Business in St. Louis Missouri. Jeff is presently a member of the SBA trade organization, National Association of Government Guaranteed Lenders (NAGGL) where he previously held the position of Non-Bank Lending Chair and presently is on the Board of Directors for Carolina Small Business Development Fund.
Jeff is married with a family of 2 children, 2 dogs and 2 rabbits. He is a veteran of the US Navy where he was an Aviation Electrician 2nd Class Petty Officer aboard the USS Midway and NAS Diego Garcia and was honorably discharged shortly after Operation Desert Storm in 1991. Jeff and his wife are avid triathletes, completing multiple Ironman distance triathlons.