Culver Healthcare Finance recognizes the fact that high quality healthcare demanded by patients requires state-of-the-art technology, sound practice management, and innovative finanical solutions to meet the unique challenges of the medical provider.

The Healthcare Division of Culver Capital has been established to respond to those challenges with the creation of a business unit that is specifically dedicated to work directly with medical professionals to provide access to the wide array of financing programs available through Culver.

Staffed and managed by seasoned healthcare finance professionals, the Culver Healthcare Division is well positioned to customize the right financial solution to meet the ever increasing demands of healthcare community.

Our Management Team

Kevin Ward

Mr. Ward has been actively involved in the healthcare finance field and has served in senior leadership and management positions for Copelco Capital, Newcourt Credit Group,  Popular Leasing Inc. (a subsidiary of Banco Popular), and Itochu International.

Through his career Mr. Ward has been instrumental in the development of marketing, credit and operational protocols to support the varied financial needs of healthcare providers. He has served in key roles in the creation of effective vendor finance programs, has successfully arranged for the purchase or sale of equipment lease and loan portfolios and led in the development of “private label” and other specialized financing programs for vendors to help them meet their specific client needs.

He has served as a consultant to private investor groups in capacities to include Asset Management, Business Planning, funding, credit due diligence, and to vendor marketing teams to coach the art of financial selling.

Kevin resides in New Jersey. He is actively involved in various industry and community organizations, has served in the US Army as a senior training NCO. He is a graduate of the Stuart School of Business and Ft. Lauderdale University.

Dick O’Connor

Mr. O’Connor is located in our Northern California, San Rafael office and will focus on managed vendor lease programs and acquisition roll ups.

Mr. O’Connor brings a wealth of experience to Culver Capital.  Previously Dick was the CFO of Bluefire Capital Partners, Managing Partner and Co-Founder of IntelliCap LLC and President and Founder of ILM where he specialized in the design and management of captive customer finance programs for high technology companies.  Clients included companies such as Silicon Graphics, Netscape, BEA Systems, Synopsys, Octel Communications, ADAC Laboratories, Red Brick Systems and Plantronics.  Before founding ILM, he was Senior Vice President of First Sierra Financial where he was part of a three member team that launched First Sierra’s internet financing program and raised $83M of equity. Previous to Sierra, he was Chief Financial Officer of the Open Systems Software Division of Convergent Technologies, Inc. where he led the acquisition and consolidation of thirteen software companies.  The division was subsequently grown to $240M in revenues and sold to Unisys in 1990.

Mr. O’Connor holds a BA of Business Administration from St. Thomas University, ST. Paul Minnesota and an MBA in finance from the University of Minnesota/Minnesota State University.