Seth LehmanSenior Director, Head of North America Transportation Ratings at FitchRatings
Seth Lehman is a Senior Director in Fitch Ratings' Infrastructure and Project Finance Group. Seth also serves as a Team Leader for U.S. transportation and infrastructure ratings and sector head for global airport ratings. His expertise has led to authoring comprehensive special reports on transportation and social infrastructure credit performance for Fitch and he has participated in key press events for the company. Seth also serves as a lead or contributing author to several of Fitch’s rating criteria publications.
Prior to joining Fitch Ratings, Seth served as a Director and senior underwriter for Financial Guaranty Insurance Company’s (“FGIC”) Public Finance East Region. Before joining FGIC in 2000, Seth previously worked at Standard & Poor’s Rating Services (“S&P”) for 11 years focusing on many bond sectors including transportation, utilities, higher education, project finance, and special tax financings.
Seth currently serves as Vice Chairman on the Board of Commissioners in Rockland County, New York and participates in a number of local civic and charity projects. He received his B.S. in Statistics and Economics and an M.B.A. in Finance from New York University.