jon virostek | president & founder

Mr. Virostek brings 25 years of industry experience to his new endeavor, Checkpoint Capital.

He began his career in 1994 at the Baker Group and went on to serve as a managing director at Stifel Financial Corp., Cantor Fitzgerald, and Brean Capital before launching Checkpoint Capital.


William k weber | chief executive officer

Bill has over 33 years of experience in Regulatory, Domestic/International Banking and the Financial Services industries. Mr. Weber previously worked at Brean Capital, LLC as Managing Director. Prior to  Brean Capital, Bill served in the following  roles:

Drexel Hamilton, LLC: Head of Strategies and the Institutional Depository Group

Guggenheim Securities, LLC: Head of the Financial  Strategies from 2011-2013

KBW (Keefe Bruyette & Woods): Co-Head of Financial Strategies Group at from 2002 to 2011.

FDIC : Senior Specialist for The Division of Resolutions Between 1990 and 1994.

Bill’s industry articles and has been quoted in the following sources.

American Banker, Independent Community Bankers Association, Bloomberg, SNL/S&P Market Intelligence, Law360, CNBC and Fox Business.

Mr. Weber has served as an Executive-In-Residence at St. John’s University Peter J. Tobin Business School instructing on banking and economics. He holds FINRA security  licenses Series 7 & 63.