Cheryl Carner Joins GE Capital

Cheryl Carner has joined GE Capital Franchise Finance as a senior vice president in the private equity practice. She previously was a managing director with CapitalSource.


Cheryl H. Carner has recently joined GE Capital, Franchise Finance as a Senior Vice President in the private equity practice where she will be focused on relationship management, origination and deal execution for senior debt financings to restaurant companies owned by private equity firms.

Ms Carner has over 15 years of experience in lending to the consumer sector including restaurants, retail and consumer product middle market companies.

Prior to joining GE, Ms. Carner was a Managing Director at CapitalSource and led their lending efforts in the consumer sectors, completing over $1.0B in commitments during her tenure.

Previously, she was Managing Director of Business Development for Fleet Retail Group and held verious merchandising positions in the retail industry.

She is an active member of the Wave and ACG. Ms. Carner received her MBA from the F.W. Olin School of Management at Babson College and her BBA from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.

GE Capital, Franchise Finance is a leading lender for the franchise finance market via direct sales and portfolio acquisition. With more than 30 years of experience and $14 billion in served assets, we serve more than 5,000 customers and more than 22,000 property locations. We provide financing for all your business needs. You can reach Cheryl H.

Carner at 781-467-725 or by email at