Meredith Carter is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Context Business Lending, LLC (“CBL”). Meredith leads the strategic direction and day-to-day operations of the business. She is also a member of the Credit Committee. CBL is taking a new approach to an archaic industry, incorporating best practices from successful technology startups and financial services firms. Since Meredith joined CBL, both its team and its portfolio have quadrupled in size. Consider ABL Disrupted ®
Prior to joining CBL, Meredith was Managing Director of Business Development for a family office-backed committed capital fund focused on financing high-stakes patent and commercial litigation. In that role, she helped grow the litigation funding business from inception, originating the majority of the fund’s investment opportunities and evaluating the merits of various legal claims for potential investment. Meredith played a lead role in helping to sell that business to a UK based litigation funder looking to expand to the US market.
Meredith began her career as a corporate litigator at a Wilmington, DE based firm and then spent the majority of her years in private practice as a corporate transactional lawyer representing growth companies and investors. She also spent three years leading the firm’s Business Development and Marketing group, creating strategic business development plans for the firm and all practice groups and overseeing a national team of people.
Meredith is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Overbrook School for the Blind and on the Executive Board of the Villanova Law J. Willard O’Brien American Inn of Court. She previously was a member of the finance committee of The Gladwyne Montessori School and has held multiple Board and Management positions for the Junior League of Philadelphia. For seven and a half years, Meredith has served as a guardian ad litem to represent the best interests of children in proceedings in the Delaware Family Court. Meredith is an alumna of Villanova University School of Law and the University of Delaware.
Meredith L. Carter
President and CEO
Context Business Lending
Address: One Belmont Avenue
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004