Jeremy Stump is a Principal at Lightspring Capital Partners. Prior to joining Lightspring, Jeremy was a Principal at Merit Capital Partners, a middle market private equity firm in Chicago, and was a Vice President in Fifth Third Bank’s Structured Finance Group, specializing in sponsor leveraged finance and based in the Chicago office. At Fifth Third, Jeremy worked across various industries, including aerospace, automotive, business and consumer services, consumer products, defense, environmental remediation, financial services, healthcare, manufacturing, merchant processing, natural resource, and retail. Prior to working in the Structured Finance Group at Fifth Third Bank, Jeremy was a commercial lender within Fifth Third Bank’s Middle Market Commercial Lending division in Chicago.
Jeremy received an M.B.A. with honors, Beta Gamma Sigma, from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business with concentrations in finance and entrepreneurship. He earned his B.S. in finance from Butler University, where he played NCAA Division I-AA collegiate football.
Jeremy is actively involved as President of the Board of Directors of The Boulevard (formerly Interfaith House), a Chicago non-profit organization located on Chicago’s West Side that provides interim housing and care to ill and injured homeless individuals. Jeremy is also a frequent guest lecturer at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Contact Jeremy Stump