About Us

Executive Team


Mike has 40 years of experience in the commercial banking industry including as Houston area Chairman of JP Morgan Chase. Mike’s experience has been banking all forms and sizes of commercial businesses including retailers, wholesalers, and distributors. Mike received a B.B.A. in Finance from the University of Texas.

Mike Ballases

Co-Founder, Chairman of the Board and Executive Vice President

Adam grew up in Texas and enjoys fishing and golf. He is married with two daughters. Adam has worked in the finance industry since 2006, most recently as an associate with Credit Suisse’s Private Banking Group. Prior to that, Adam worked as an analyst at Main Street Capital (NYSE: MAIN) a Houston-based private equity firm. Adam received an M.B.A. with dual concentrations in Private Equity Finance and Corporate Finance from the University of Texas at Austin.

Adam Beebe

Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Board Member

Adam Van Doren has served as Chief Operating Officer and Risk Manager at Accord Business Funding since 2015. He focuses on operations, data analytics, and risk models and plays a key role in executing strategic development opportunities. A ten-year Texas resident, Adam earned his M.B.A. at Rice University, nationally-ranked Top 25 business school, and worked as a as a financial analyst and project engineer for ExxonMobil prior to joining Accord.

Adam Van Doren

Chief Operating Officer and Lead Underwriter

Kevin Dinh

VP, Sales & Marketing

Brooke Ceniceros

Underwriting Manager