Dedicated Funding

Dedicated Funding is a bank aligned equipment finance company, specializing in application only business between $10,000 and $250,000. We are a dynamic, fast-track company in the Equipment Finance arena. We are based in Salt Lake City, Utah, but our client base is nation-wide, representing nearly every industry. Our employees are seasoned industry professionals. Our Management Team boasts over 100 years of combined experience in the lending industry.

Dedicated Funding leverages custom technology in creating efficiency and stream-line automation in all of our processes. The cornerstones of Dedicated Funding are professionalism, responsiveness, accuracy, performance and practical underwriting techniques beyond simple credit scoring. Dedicated Funding will quickly become an industry leader. To learn more about our company, please visit our website at

Leadership Team

Grant Finch

Managing Partner, CEO

  • Founder and Owner of NBF Capital, LLC
  • Vice President and Syndications Manager at Transportation Alliance Bank, Wells Fargo Equipment Finance, and First Security Leasing Company.
  • TAB Bank – VP of Syndications and Business Development
  • Crossroads Financial – VP of Syndications and Capital Markets
  • B.A. Business Management – University of Idaho

Robert B Goldstein


  • Founding Principal in CapGen Capital Advisors, LLC , a $500 million private equity firm based in New York City that invests in banks and financial services companies across the country.
  • Chief Executive Officer, and Chairman of 5 banks and thrifts.
  • Named “Businessperson of the Year” in New Haven, after successfully saving a Connecticut bank from failure.
  • Acclaimed by Wall Street analysts and banking industry regulators for his work in reviving the fortunes of troubled or failing institutions.
  • B.B.A. degree from Texas Christian University, graduated magna cum laude.
  • Honor Student in the University of Texas program for Merit Scholars.
  • Served for seven years on the faculty of the Southwestern Graduate School of Banking at Southern Methodist University.

William Wiley


  • Managing Senior Partner of Ascential Equity and Ascential Partners.
  • Treasurer of the State of Virginia.
  • Chairman and CEO of TransCommunity Financial
  • Responsible for the organization of three community banks, a bank holding company, and a mortgage company and for raising more than $40 million in private and public capital.
  • B.A. from Old Dominion University and an M.A. from Hollins University where he serves as a Trustee.

John W. Rose


  • Strategist who specializes in bank and finance company investments.
  • Founding Principal in CapGen Capital Advisors, LLC , a $500 million private equity firm based in New York City that invests in banks and financial services companies across the country.
  • Chief Financial Officer, and Director of Bay View Bancorp, a $6 billion bank in the San Francisco Bay area.
  • Executive Vice President of Community Banking at F.N.B.
  • Over his career, Mr. Rose has served on the Board of Directors of 25 banks or bank holding companies, 4 finance companies, and 2 industrial companies.
  • B.A. from Case Western Reserve University and an M.B.A. from Columbia University.

Drew Roberts

Partner, EVP

  • Managing Partner, Burton Roberts and Meredith, a bank consulting firm.
  • CFO Concillium Group, an international tax planning firm
  • Vice President, Compliance and Operations, First Security Bank, Trust and Capital Markets
  • B.A. Finance and Juris Doctorate – University of Utah

Kyle T. Winther

Chief Credit Officer, SVP

  • Bank of American Fork – Credit & Syndication Officer, Leasing Division
  • Tucker Capital LLC – Founding Partner – Underwriting Manager
  • Wells Fargo Equipment Finance – Syndication Capital Markets
  • Zions Bank – Retail Commercial Lending
  • First Security Leasing – Credit Manager
  • Great Way Finance – General Manager
  • B.S. Finance – MBA – University of Utah

Wayne Peterson


  • Twin Energy LLC – Controller / Operations Manager
  • Tucker Capital LLC – Operations / Portfolio Manager
  • GE Capital Financial – SeniorAccountant / Lead Lending Business SystemAnalyst
  • First Security Leasing – LeaseAccountant
  • ComputerAssociates/Viewpoint Labs – Manager– IT Systems
  • Williamsburg Savings Bank – Regulatory Reporting / InternalAuditor
  • Sandia Federal Savings and Load – Proofing Manager
  • State Savings and Loan – Loan Servicing
  • B.A.Accounting – University of Utah

Whitney DeMass

Documentation Manager ,VP

  • Zions Credit Corporation – Lease Processor
  • – Loan Operations Manager
  • Horrocks Engineers – Staff TeamLeader
  • Certified Loan Processor – Mortgage University
  • UtahValley University – On-going Studies