Chuck is a successful professional with over 30 years of experience in the equipment lease and trade finance industries. Chuck has served as SVP, EVP, and President in a variety of equipment finance companies. In 1993, as a partner with Oakmont Financial Corporation, Chuck assisted in the successful merger of Oakmont and Heritage Credit Service Inc. As Oakmont EVP/COO, he established a successful wholesale division, which was merged into First Sierra Financial Services, a publicly traded corporation, in 1997.
Chuck continued with First Sierra as Senior VP of the wholesale division, where he oversaw organizational restructuring, resulting in consistent multi-million dollar annual growth, year-over-year. Mr. Brazier was affiliated with the United Association of Equipment Leasing (UNEL) where he served in many diverse capacities ranging from committee chairs to President in 2001.