Executive Management Team

Providing capital to help small to medium sized businesses grow was the motivating force that led to the creation of The Interface Financial Group in 1972. The IFG team has substantial business experience and expertise in commercial lending, invoice finance and financial technology.

Mark Landes

President and Director

Mark Landes has joined IFG in 2015 and become the President OF Interface Financial Corp. in July 2020.

Mark was founder and President of Landes Marketing Inc. (1980- 1991) an importer and distributor of Houseware, Tabletop and Giftware to retailers.  He acted as an independent agent (1992-1993) for European and Asian factories selling goods to U.S retailers and distributors.

In 1994, he founded GateWay Trade Capital, Inc. to provide purchase order funding to importers. In 2000, Mark joined Production Finance International LLC (“PFI”) as a Principal and Senior Vice President where he was responsible for business development east of the Mississippi and served on the credit committee.   In 2006, Gateway Trade Capital in partnership with a hedge fund, purchased a controlling interest in and Mark became President and CEO of Production Finance International (a Spokane WA purchase order finance company), which became Gateway Trade Finance LLC.

Mark has written articles for the ABL Journal and has been a panelist at trade and entrepreneurial conferences. He is a Director of the Commercial Finance Association and a member of TMA and IFA

Mark Landes has a Bachelor’s Degree from Tufts University and a MBA from Columbia Graduate School of Business.

Email:, Tel: 703-548-2882Alexandria, VA