Senior Vice President, Franchise Finance
As Senior Vice President of CWB Franchise Finance, Ed is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the mortgage and asset-based lending business to the hotel and restaurant sectors. Ed has over 20 years of experience in the lodging, hospitality and restaurant industries.
Prior to joining CWB, Ed led GE Capital’s franchise finance division for over 12 years, was director of a private equity fund for the Caisse de depot et placement du Quebec (CDP Capital), worked for KPMG’s consulting and corporate finance group in Montreal and Toronto, and worked for Remington Hotels Corp. out of Dallas, Texas.
Ed attended McGill University’s John Molson School of Business and Cornell University’s Hotel School of Management, graduating with a Bachelor of Commerce and Masters of Management in Hospitality respectively.