Media Contacts

CIT Group Inc. & CIT Bank

CIT Group Inc. 
Founded in 1908, CIT (NYSE: CIT) is a financial holding company with approximately $35 billion in financing and leasing assets. It provides financing, leasing and advisory services to its clients and their customers across more than 30 industries. CIT maintains leadership positions in middle market lending, factoring, retail and equipment finance, as well as aerospace, equipment and rail leasing. CIT’s U.S.  bank subsidiary CIT Bank (Member FDIC), BankOnCIT.com, offers a variety of savings options designed to help customers achieve their financial goals. cit.com

C. Curtis Ritter 
Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications 
973-740-5390 
Curt.Ritter@cit.com

Matt Klein 
Vice President, Media Relations 
973-597-2020 
Matt.Klein@cit.com 

CIT Bank
Founded in 2000, CIT Bank (Member FDIC, Equal Housing Lender) is the U.S. commercial bank subsidiary of CIT Group Inc. (NYSE: CIT). It provides lending and leasing to the small business, middle market and transportation sectors. CIT Bank (BankOnCIT.com) offers a variety of savings options designed to help customers achieve their financial goals. As of June 30, 2014, it had approximately $14 billion of deposits and more than $18 billion of assets. cit.com/CITBank

Michiko Kurahashi 
Director of Production Sales & Customer Relations Management 
212-461-7887 
michiko.kurahashi@cit.com

TRANSPORTATION & INTERNATIONAL FINANCE

CIT Business Aircraft Finance provides financing solutions to business jet operators. Serving clients around the globe, we provide financing that is tailored to our clients’ unique business requirements. Products include term loans, leases, pre-delivery financing, fractional share financing and vendor/manufacturer financing. 

David Fields
Assistant Vice President, Marketing
973-535-5904
David.Fields@cit.com 

CIT Commercial Air is one of the world’s leading aircraft leasing organizations and provides leasing and financing solutions—including operating leases, capital leases, loans and structuring, and advisory services—for commercial airlines worldwide. We own and finance a fleet of more than 300 commercial aircraft and have more than 100 customers in approximately 50 countries. 

David Fields
Assistant Vice President, Marketing
973-535-5904
David.Fields@cit.com 

CIT International Finance offers corporate lending and equipment financing and leasing to small and middle market businesses in the UK and China. 

UK
Rachael Woods
Marketing & Communications Director, CIT Europe
+ 44 (0) 7824 597 824
Rachael.Woods@cit.com 

China
Jonathan Liu
Marketing Manager, CIT China
+ 86 21 6160 2288 ext 8104
Jonathan.Liu@cit.com 

CIT Maritime Finance offers senior secured loans, sale-leasebacks and bareboat charters to owners and operators of oceangoing cargo vessels, including tankers, bulkers, container ships, car carriers, and offshore vessels and drilling rigs.

David Fields
Assistant Vice President, Marketing
973-535-5904
David.Fields@cit.com 

CIT Rail is an industry leader in offering customized leasing and financing solutions and a highly efficient, diversified fleet of railcar assets to freight shippers and carriers throughout North America and Europe. 

David Fields
Assistant Vice President, Marketing
973-535-5904
David.Fields@cit.com 

NORTH AMERICAN COMMERCIAL FINANCE

CIT Commercial Services is a leading provider of factoring services in the United States. We provide credit protection, accounts receivable management services and asset-based lending to manufacturers and importers that sell into retail channels of distribution. 

C. Curtis Ritter
Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications
973-740-5390
Curt.Ritter@cit.com

Matt Klein
Vice President, Media Relations
973-597-2020
Matt.Klein@cit.com 

CIT Corporate Finance provides lending, leasing and other financial and advisory services to the middle market with a focus on specific industries, including: Aerospace & Defense, Business Services, Communications, Energy, Entertainment, Gaming, Healthcare, Industrials, Information Services & Technology, Restaurants, Retail, Sports & Media, and Transportation. 

Daniel Infanti
Senior Vice President, Marketing and Advertising
973-740-5172
Dan.Infanti@cit.com

Abby Cohn
Vice President, Marketing and Advertising
212-461-5713
Abby.Cohn@cit.com 

Canada 
Tina McBride
Marketing Officer, CIT Canada
905-633-3342
Tina.McBride@cit.com 

CIT Equipment Finance provides leasing and equipment loan solutions to small businesses and middle market companies in a wide range of industries. We provide creative financing solutions to our borrowers and lessees, and assist manufacturers and distributors in growing sales, profitability and customer loyalty by providing customized, value-added finance solutions to their commercial clients. 

United States
Paul Carmedelle
Vice President, Director of Marketing and Customer Integration
904-620-7516
Paul.Carmedelle@cit.com 

Canada 
Tina McBride
Marketing Officer, CIT Canada
905-633-3342
Tina.McBride@cit.com 

CIT Real Estate Finance provides senior secured commercial real estate loans to developers and other commercial real estate professionals. We focus on stable, cash flowing properties and originate construction loans to highly experienced and well-capitalized developers. 

Abby Cohn
Vice President, Marketing and Advertising
212-461-5713
Abby.Cohn@cit.com