Eyal Levy was the founder of Platinum Funding Group (PFG) and has extensive experience with factoring and commercial finance in the US and UK for over 25 years. PFG, a premier factoring company, was headquartered in New York with offices in Chicago, Los Angeles, Florida, New Jersey and London. PFG commenced its operations in 1992 but had to cease its operations in the first quarter of 2010 as its bank lenders decided to exit the market of financing cash-flow providers. PFG was the leader of its niche financing distressed customers, with over $250 Million in annual sales in its last year of operation.
Mr. Levy started his career at Elisra, an Israeli defense contractor that marketed sensitive electronic products to the CIA, FBI, US Air Force and US Special Forces. Mr. Levy holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Fairleigh Dickinson University in New Jersey and he attended the business program at Bar Ilan University in Israel.
Currently Mr. Levy is a mentor in the Harvard Business School entrepreneurship program.