Rob Hart

Rob Hart has 40 years of experience in transportation finance as the treasurer of a Class I railroad, a financial advisor to short line and regional railroads and as a banker providing loans, leases and other banking products to railroads, rail supply companies and rail equipment lessors, truckers, and marine transportation companies.  Hart started Rob Hart Transportation Funding LLC in August 2016 and joined Alltranstek as a Senior Consultant in 2018.  In 2010 he established and successfully led the Surface Transportation lending group at Fifth Third Bank in Chicago.  Before that he served as SVP and credit products delivery officer for Bank of America in Chicago, SVP in the Transportation Division of LaSalle Bank and ABN Amro, SVP at Railroad Financial Corporation and Treasurer of Illinois Central Railroad.  Hart is a member of the Northwestern University Transportation Center Business Advisory Council and Metra’s Citizen Advisory Board.  He earned a bachelor’s degree and an MBA from Northwestern University.