Ken Wilson

Ken Wilson is a founding principal of A10 Capital. As a producer/manager, Ken is responsible for originating new loans and overseeing the company's marketing activities. Ken has more than 16 years of commercial lending experience and over 30 years of sales and marketing experience.

Career highlights

  • Co-founder of A10 Capital
  • Involved in start-up of AFG (acquired by PNC Bank in 2004)
  • Top loan originator for division of PNC Bank
  • Developed and restructured revenue channels for NBA, NHL, and numerous minor league professional and collegiate teams

Prior to A10 Capital, Ken was involved in the start-up of AFG, a full-service commercial lending business that specialized in middle-market equipment financing. AFG originated nearly $1 billion before it was acquired by PNC Bank in 2004. Ken was AFG’s top producing loan originator every year.

Institutional experience

  • PNC Bank
  • AFG (backed by Prudential Financial)

Prior to his finance career, Ken had a successful career as a professional sports executive and consultant. He worked as the local broadcast sales manager for the Portland Trailblazers, president of the Boise Hawks of the Short-Season Class A Northwest League, and was the first vice president of sales and marketing of the Disney-owned Mighty Ducks National Hockey League team. Ken also was a partner in SRO Partners, a Portland, Ore.-based sports marketing company that managed professional golf tournaments and provided sponsorship and ticket sales services to professional and college teams.

Ken holds a bachelor of science degree from Cornell University.