THE TEAM at Derotto Leasing
Darryl Otteson is the president and founder of DEROTTO Leasing. Completing his post-
secondary education at UBC, Darryl graduated with a civil mechanical engineering degree in
1992. Catering to his natural proficiency with numbers, Darryl set his sight on the financial
services industry shortly after graduation. Launching his career as an independent financial
advisor, Darryl built an investment portfolio of over 50+ million in his first six years in the
industry (1993-1999). Finding success as an independent financial advisor, Darryl segued to the
commercial side of finance. Making a seamless transition as a commercial lease broker, Darryl
has since written an excess of 100 million leases. DEROTTO Leasing was established in 2004 and
maintains its integral roots as a family owned and operated business. Darryl instills his core
values of efficiency, honesty, and reliability into his business, which he attributes to DEROTTO
Leasing’s continued growth and success.
Darryl Otteson ext 1
Jayce Otteson graduated from Okanagan College with a business diploma, specializing in
finance, in 2016. After graduation, Jayce worked full time in various trades. These work
experiences enhanced Jayce’s knowledge of industrial equipment, heavy-duty machinery, and other specialized commercial assets. Motivated to work in the family business, Jayce became a lease broker for DEROTTO Leasing in 2018. Jayce is driven, provides exceptional customer service, and is genuinely passionate about facilitating the leasing needs of businesses across Canada. He strives to make a career in the financing and leasing industry, and plans to help as many Canadian business owners along the way as possible.
Jayce Otteson ext 3
Robert Tanner graduated from the University of Western Ontario with a BA in Economics.
Robert started his first business upon graduation and was a member of the Young Entrepreneurs
Organization. Robert has held senior management positions in fortune 500 companies in the medical
and scientific device verticals. Robert has brought that industry knowledge and experience to the
leasing business and is committed to structuring the best options possible for the client’s individual
financial needs. Robert has assisted medical and scientific based business’s across Canada and in the US and has helped vendors and end uses alike. Robert values and practices the core DEROTTO Leasing tenants of efficiency, honesty and reliability to ensure his clients continued success.
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Nathan has worked in the equipment industry for his entire career; specializing in short-term
rentals before making the shift to equipment financing and leasing with DEROTTO. Nathan’s previous position as a shop manager provided him with vast industry knowledge, business management skills, and financing experience. Driven by a passion for helping his clients, Nathan believes that facilitating leases is one of the most efficient ways he can help customers maintain and grow their businesses. One of Nathan’s personal principals is putting maximum effort into everything he does, as life is too short not give it everything you’ve got! This not only transcribes to his applied work ethic but also to his
respectable customer service. Out of the office, Nathan spends most of his free-time enjoying nature and doing outdoor activities. You can also find Nathan at his local arena supporting youth hockey teams. Attributing many of his positive characteristics to his years of playing competitive hockey, Nathan sees the value in building community and fostering personal development. Nathan is excited by the prospect of working with businesses across Canada and has ambitions of building a successful career in thefinancing and leasing industry.
Nathan Harmel ext 4