Access Point Financial is a specialty hotel finance company. Offering a full-service hospitality lending and advisory platform, APF provides financing to qualified franchisees of major hotel brands and independent boutique hotels throughout the United States and Canada. APF provides tailored loan and capital lease programs to meet the specific needs of each client.
APF was founded in 2011 by CEO Jon Wright, APF Management team and Stone Point Capital, LLC, a leading private equity investment firm. Wright has over 25 years of experience in hotel lending. He was the former president and managing director of Specialty Finance Group, founded the Asset Backed Lending Group for GMAC Commercial Mortgage, and managed the hospitality industry's first captive finance division for InterContinental Hotels Group.
At Access Point Financial, Wright leads a team of industry veterans in hospitality finance. APF's senior management team is a who's who of hotel financing and investment professionals, including lenders formerly with GMAC, GE Capital, WestLB AG and Specialty Finance Group, LLC.
APF is a pioneer in developing financing programs to assist franchisors as well as franchisees in all phases of the hotel real estate cycle. Industry perspective is one of the most valuable things APF brings to clients. Our leadership team has a 360-degree global view of the hospitality industry, which enables us to provide the strategic insight you deserve and expect while maintaining relationships which have lasted throughout all phases of the cycle.
TriMont has managed and/or serviced portfolios of commercial real estate and related assets since 1988, with a current portfolio of more than $60 billion of assets under management. Hospitality assets, along with multifamily and office assets, make up the largest asset class in the TriMont portfolio which represents roughly 26 percent of their current servicing portfolio. TriMont is rated as a primary and special servicer by Fitch (CPS2+/CSS2) as well as a special servicer (Strong) and construction loan servicer (Strong) by Standard & Poor's and Kroll Bond Ratings Services.