Robert G. Seeds is the founder and President of IFS Corporation. The company is in its 35th consecutive year of profitable operation and given a 3A2 rating from D & B. IFS’s books are audited by CJBS, LLC.
The company was founded in 1981. It originates approximately $45-50MM in new equipment financing or leases annually. The average transaction size ranges from US$50,000 to US$3,000,000.
Seeds was one of seven individuals who purchased controlling interest in Simmons Airlines in 1981. Seeds served on the Board of Directors of Simmons until the Airline was sold in 1988 to AMR Corporation, the parent of American Airlines.
Seeds has also served on the Board of Directors of Glenview Bank Shares, Inc., a bank holding company during 1986, 1987, 1988 until the sale of the bank in 1988.
IFS has been an active member of the EFLA for the last 25 years.
Seeds is a lawyer and a member of the Illinois Bar Association, graduated from Drake University and Kent Law School.