Prior to joining GarMark in 2014, Mr. Vilajeti was Assistant Vice President of Underwriting at FGI Finance, a global commercial finance group, located in New York City. While at FGI, Mr. Vilajeti was instrumental in establishing the Underwriting department, and was responsible for managing the underwriting and due diligence process on middle-market senior debt transactions. Prior to joining FGI, Mr. Vilajeti was an Examiner at the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), where he conducted examinations of broker-dealers. Mr. Vilajeti graduated magna cum laude from Fordham University with a B.S. in Finance.