Dylan Edwards serves as the Director of Credit Risk Management for 1st Merchant Funding. He joined the 1st Merchant Funding team in 2012, and has over 7 years of industry underwriting experience. Mr. Edwards is responsible for composing and refining 1st Merchant Funding’s credit policies, and is involved with all aspect of the underwriting process, from pricing to final reviews. Mr. Edwards is also instrumental in optimizing workflow improvements and cultivating and maintaining ISO relationships.
Prior to joining 1st Merchant Funding, Mr. Edwards spent 5 years with the underwriting team at GBR Funding. He earned his B.A. from Georgia State University, which included one year of study at Northumbria University in Newcastle, England. He resides in Atlanta with his wife and extensive music collection.