Harvey Granat

Managing Director

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Prior to joining CSG Partners, Harvey Granat was President and Chief Executive Officer of Sterling/Carl Marks Capital, Inc. a small business investment company (SBIC) he founded in 1988. From 1975 to 1989, he was the President and CEO of Sussex Leasing Corp., an equipment leasing company. He was also the founder and CEO of Granite Equipment Leasing Corp., an American Stock Exchange listed company, which he ran as a financial services provider for 16 years.

Harvey is a Past Chairman of The National Association of Small Business Investment Companies (NASBIC). He is also Past Chairman of the Northeastern Regional Association of Small Business Investment Companies (NERASBIC), the industry’s Regional Board, and a Past President and Director of The American Association of Equipment Lessors, the equipment leasing industry’s association. He has also participated at the White House Conference on Small Business.

Harvey is Past Chairman of the Advisory Board of the School of Management at Syracuse University, his alma mater. He has also served on the board of directors of several private and public companies.


  • BA, Syracuse University

Industries Served

  • Equipment Leasing
  • Marketing & Advertising
  • Machinery
  • Financial Services


  • 1995 Entrepreneur of the Year (Ernst & Young)