Mr. Porrata has over 25 years of demonstrated diversified experience in credit analysis, financial analysis, underwriting, risk management and collections. He joined Max Advance in 2008. Prior to joining the company, Anthony spent eight years at Heller Financial as a senior credit analyst and two years at Safra Bank in Latin America where he was responsible for credit review of the bank’s asset-based lending portfolio. Mr. Porrata’s first experience in merchant cash advance came after four years of service as a Naval Petty Officer. As a member of that newly formed merchant cash advance company, Mr. Porrata spearheaded the company’s growth to 6,000 merchant accounts and over 100 employees.