Marble Bridge Funding Group helps its clients fund their success and achieve their financial goals through our unique mix of:

Collateralized Lending

Venture & Growth Financing

Cash Flow Management & Other Related Services

Strategic Financing for Every Business Life Cycle


About Marble Bridge Funding Group

Marble Bridge Funding Group is a strategic commercial finance partner providing funding, capital strategies, cash-flow management, and advisory services to growth-driven entrepreneurial companies. As a privately held direct lender, Marble Bridge finances growing businesses from startups to companies with over $50 million in sales, with a variety of customized programs and services:

Collateralized Lending

Accounts Receivable Financing
Asset Based Lines of Credit

Venture & Growth Financing

Non-Traditional PO Financing
Contract/Pre-Invoice Financing
Over Advance Lines of Credit
Valuation Protection for Owners


AR Management
Accounting Support
Contract Procurement Assistance
Strategic Financial Planning

Since 1997 Marble Bridge Funding Group has been working with traditional bankers, investment bankers and business brokers, CPAs, financial advisors, and local, state and federal agencies to provide capital and related financial services to our clients. We remain a visible presence in the community, assisting government and private institutions that serve small businesses.

Loans will be arranged or made pursuant to the California Financing Law.

Industry Expertise

Our expertise in financial services extends to a wide variety of industries.

Working with Marble Bridge

Decades of experience enable us to accelerate the qualifying process and create the right financing solution.


Working with decision makers at the highest levels of management, we are able to simplify the due diligence and underwriting processes.


There is no one-size-fits-all financing solution. We custom-design the financing package that precisely meet the needs of a company’s business.


Marble Bridge Funding Group remains a strategic partner as our clients achieve their goals, whether it’s helping to manage their accounts receivables, or architecting a follow-on financing solution for the next phase of growth.


Marble Bridge Funding Group, founded by Paul Candau, is headed by experienced finance professionals with decades of consistent success for companies in every stage of business cycle.


Paul Candau

Founder, President, CEO
Paul Candau, MBA, is a pioneer of customized, corporate finance solutions. After successfully launching the Northern California office of a Southern California commercial finance company, Paul founded Marble Bridge Funding Group. In over two decades since, Marble Bridge has become the finance partner of choice for hundreds of companies from startups to large enterprises. To date, Marble Bridge has provided direct funding in excess of one billion dollars to entrepreneurs. Paul brings a unique perspective to corporate finance, with a track record that ranges from small business to Fortune 500. His unique background goes beyond finance to include Fortune 500 roles as an innovator in marketing, business management and product management. Paul is very active in the community as an advisor, mentor and board member to a variety of civic, professional, and community organizations.

Adam Fragen

Senior Vice President
Adam Fragen brings experience in both sales and credit, helping Marble Bridge structure unique solutions for its clients. He is a Certified Public Accountant with more than two decades of experience in finance, accounting, and mergers and acquisitions. He has been a strategic-planning and financial-forecasting advisor to a wide range of entities from startups to a Fortune 500 financial-services company, for which Adam advised on over $2 billion of international and domestic acquisitions and dispositions. Adam is active in the Bay Area community, having served as a financial advisor and board member for several non-profit boards in San Francisco and the East Bay.

Andrew Krone

Senior Vice President, Sales
Andrew Krone has nearly three decades of experience in the fields of finance; national and international sales management; product distribution; marketing; purchasing; manufacturing; and consulting. Andrew is a recognized leader in independent-business finance and has been a United States Small Business Administration Mentor and Loan Committee Member of Northern California Small Business Financial Development Corporation for the State of California. Andrew is a highly regarded speaker at workshops and conferences for various Federal, state, and city governments (SBA/SBDC), including the California Economic Summit hosted by the Governor of California.

Paul Ratner

Vice President of Sales
Paul Ratner has extensive experience in B2B sales and has built a career in helping find solutions for his customers’ needs. His background includes nearly two decades of experience in the sports industry with the Golden State Warriors and the PGA TOUR. Paul has also been a frequent public speaker at conferences, a graduate school Adjunct Professor, a company co-founder, an advisor for start-ups as well as helped fundraising efforts for multiple non-profits. Paul brings a unique set of skills with an entrepreneurial spirit focused on helping Marble Bridge clients achieve financial success.

Garrett Candau

Account Manager
Garrett Candau has worked for small businesses for several years with an entrepreneurial focus on helping clients achieve financial success. Since graduating with a degree in Finance from the University of Oregon, Garrett worked five years with Marble Bridge Funding Group analyzing credit and financials for daily client funding needs, as well as performing credit and risk analysis for prospective client underwritings. Garrett has been promoted to a new role in sales development to fulfill his and Marble Bridge’s mission of helping small businesses find solutions to grow and succeed. Garrett is also active in the community providing financial expertise to local non-profit organizations.

A Dedicated Corporate Citizen

Marble Bridge Funding Group is a committed, ongoing partner with government agencies and business advocacy organizations — on behalf of our companies and the overall business community.

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