Brett Goodwin joined Great Rock Capital as CFO. Goodwin will be based in Westport, CT, and will be responsible for overseeing and managing the financial operations of the firm.

“Brett’s financial knowledge and leadership experience are quite extensive, and we are very excited that he is joining the Great Rock team,” Stuart Armstrong, CEO of Great Rock Capital, said. “Brett will serve as a valuable asset to the organization by building out and upgrading the firm’s finance function to support the continued growth of the Great Rock platform.”

Goodwin has been a finance, risk and audit professional within the financial services industry for more than 25 years. Prior to joining Great Rock Capital, his leadership roles included CFO at DFC Global Corporation and CFO for GE Capital Canada, corporate lending and capital markets. Goodwin also held controller responsibilities at GE Capital Healthcare Financial Services. Earlier in his career, Goodwin held various audit and risk management roles at General Electric and Fidelity Investments.

“I’m thrilled to lead the financial operations at a company like Great Rock, which specializes in providing a unique and valuable product to middle market companies,” Goodwin said. “I look forward to contributing to Great Rock’s growth plan and working with all of Great Rock’s stakeholders, including our customers, employees, lenders and investors.”

Great Rock Capital is an asset-focused commercial finance company specializing in middle market lending.

Editor’s note: The headline of the original version of this article incorrectly stated “Great Rock Capital Hires Former GE Capital Canada Exec as CEO” but has been corrected to state “Great Rock Capital Hires Former GE Capital Canada Exec as CFO.” We apologize for the error.