“Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.”
Sam Tork joined Allied Affiliated Funding in May 2018 as Senior Vice President. He is focused on building strategic referral relationships and generating new business opportunities across the U.S. Sam has an extensive background in asset-based lending, factoring and banking, and he has also held various leadership positions over the past twenty years of providing lending solutions. His wide-ranging experience gives Sam a unique approach and perspective in financial problem solving for his customers. He believes in leveraging all resources available to deliver the very best options in a clear and transparent manner. For the five years prior to joining Allied, Sam worked as a Senior Vice President, Business Development for Far West Capital, where he focused on further expanding their market presence in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. Previously, he served as the Regional Market Head of Business for Bibby Financial out of Texas where he was responsible for all aspects of the business including marketing, portfolio management, credit and operational management. Sam also held various positions in marketing and credit management at Frost Capital Group (Frost Bank), Marquette Commercial Finance, and the U.S. Small Business Administration. Sam received his MBA in Finance from Texas Christian University where he was a Neeley Scholar (top 10% of his class), and he has a Bachelor of Science degree in Corporate Finance from the University of Alabama. Sam enjoys spending time with his wife and two boys, camping, fishing and supporting the TCU Horned Frogs. Sam is a member of the Finance Forum and Commercial Finance Association.