Brian brings over 15 years of experience to his clients providing solutions to complex accounting and operational challenges. Brian has worked with clients mostly in financial services, with a specialized focus in Commercial Real Estate.
Brian has extensive experience in all aspects of financial reporting for both public REITs and private equity companies. He has been supporting companies with their technical accounting adoptions as well as performing interim CFO/COO management roles. Brian also has significant experience in supporting clients developing complex entity structures, acquiring and disposing of real estate assets, sourcing commercial real estate acquisition and recapitalization capital stacks, executing HR and IT initiatives, system implementations, audit readiness, and accounting policy documentation.
Prior to joining CFGI, Brian was the head of US finance operations for an international private equity commercial real estate institution. Previous to this role, he held various accounting positions at two large private equity companies. Brian started his career in the audit and advisory business services real estate group with EY. Brian is a CPA in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, a Chartered Global Management Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting from Babson College.