Founded in 2009, CEFL is a high performance Equipment Leasing Company specializing in the financing of transportation, construction, industrial and manufacturing assets throughout Canada. We partner with our customers to provide unparalleled Capacity and Capabilities to fuel their growth.
Capacity Capacity
Multiple Funding Platforms within CEFL
Expertise Expertise
Our experience helps determine what’s right for your company
Dedication Dedication
We’re open when you are, with Business Hours that suit your needs.


Big or Small, CEFL can fund your Capital Expenditures. Financing can be a powerful tool to help you grow your business. Contact us to today to see the variety of options CEFL can provide for its customers.
Designing programs that help Vendors sell more equipment is a vital part of our business. Partnering with a trusted funder, can provide the edge you need to grow your sales.
CEFL specializes in the Corporate Aircraft financing. CEFL can navigate the complexity of aviation finance and provide you with the security of knowing you have the proper structure in place for your next aircraft purchase.


If you're looking to increase leverages or maximize cash flow, then look no further than CEFL.
Capital & Operating Leases Capital & Operating Leases
Conditional Sales Contracts Conditional Sales Contracts
Pre Approved Lines of Credit Pre Approved Lines of Credit
Sale Leasebacks Sale Leasebacks
Equipment Loan & Security Agreements Equipment Loan & Security Agreements
US Dollar Funding & Repayment US Dollar Funding & Repayment

CEFL works in a variety of industries including Construction, Transportation, Manufacturing, Mining, Aviation, Printing, Industrial,Agriculture and Medical.


CEFL has been successful in solving a variety of customer needs across Canada. Here are just a few recent transactions.
$4.5MM Marine Barge

Marine Barge

$4.5MM Marine Barge
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$3.6MM Highway Tractors

Highway Tractors

$3.6MM Highway Tractors
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$3.5MM Heavy Haul Mining Gear

Specialized Trailers

$3.5MM Heavy Haul Mining Gear
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$7.5MM Mining Equipment

Mining Equipment

$7.5MM Mining Equipment
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$12.2MM Hydraulic Cranes

$12.2MM Hydraulic Cranes

$12.2MM Hydraulic Cranes
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$8.0MM Aerial Lift Equipment

$8.0MM Aerial Lift Equipment

$8.0MM Aerial Lift Equipment
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$3.8MM School Buses

$3.8MM School Buses

$3.8MM School Buses
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$5.0MM Asphalt Plant

$5.0MM Asphalt Plant

$5.0MM Asphalt Plant
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Our Team

Our team at Canadian Equipment Finance & Leasing Inc. has many years of experience delivering our finance/leasing products to small, medium and large corporations throughout Canada. Whether we are dealing with a small local business or a world class corporation, our team can bring value to the needs of our clients when it comes to equipment financing or leasing.

Brent Keenan

President / brent.keenan@cefl.ca / vCard

Mr. Keenan began his career in the finance and leasing business with Barclays Bank, in 1989. In 1992, he joined John Deere Credit after the acquisition of Barclays finance business, through a subsidiary company Canadian Equipment Finance Corporation. In 1997, Mr. Keenan was one of three original founders of ABN AMRO Leasing, a division of ABN AMRO Bank N.V. In 1999 he was promoted to Senior Vice President and Business Unit Head of the leasing unit in Canada. During his 12 year tenure at ABN AMRO Leasing, the leasing business financed/leased over $2.6 billion in equipment assets.

In 2009, Brent founded Canadian Equipment Finance & Leasing Inc., along with two other partners. As well as being a member of the Canadian Finance & Lease Association, he also holds a degree in Business and Administration from the University of Prince Edward Island.

Brady Dunlop

Senior Vice President, Business Development / brady.dunlop@cefl.ca / vCard

Brady joined the CEFL team, January 2014, following 15 years of leasing and lending experience with GE Capital. After graduating from the University of Guelphs Honors B.Comm in Management Economics & Finance in 1999, Brady joined GE Capitals Commercial Equipment Finance group and held various roles of increasing responsibility within the organization, most recently Vice President, Ontario & Atlantic Provinces. Bradys expertise ranges from New Business Development to Risk (deal structuring) and Operations with Black Belt Certification in Six Sigma. Brady led the Transportation, Construction & Mining segments within GE Capital and managed a dynamic sales force for over past eight years. Brady currently serves on the Board of Ontario Road Builders Association.


Jeff Rolph

Vice President, Sales & Marketing / jeff.rolph@cefl.ca / vCard

Mr. Rolph began his career with the Lafarge Group in 1983 where he held different positions within Lafarge’s aggregate, concrete, asphalt and construction divisions. In 1999 he joined ABN Amro Leasing, a Division of ABN Amro Bank N.V., as a Business Development Manager responsible for sales in his given territory. While there, he specialized in financing equipment within the construction, transportation, manufacturing and industrial market segments. ABN Amro Leasing was sold to Royal Bank of Canada in 2008 and Mr. Rolph continued as Business Development Manager there until 2009 when he joined Canadian Equipment Financing & Leasing.

Mr. Rolph graduated from Conestoga College in Kitchener with a diploma in Civil Engineering Technology.


Jennifer Adams

Sales Support & Documentation Coordinator

Scott Schreiber

Credit Coordinator & Analyst

Tyler Keenan

Credit Underwriter


Canadian Equipment Finance & Leasing Inc.
250 Woolwich St. South, Unit #5
Breslau, Ontario, Canada N0B 1M0