Brian is a Managing Director in Capstone Partners’ Consumer & Retail Investment Banking team and brings 35 years of Mergers & Acquisitions and Capital Markets experience to the firm. Brian is exclusively focused on advising Food Processing and Distribution clients and has guided hundreds of companies through M&A transactions, capital raises, and initial & secondary public offerings. He has extensive cross border transaction experience working with strategic acquirers within the Food sector.
Prior to joining Capstone Partners, Brian was Head of the Food, Beverage and Agribusiness team at Raymond James within their Consumer Investment Banking Group. Prior to joining Raymond James, Brian was Managing Director and Co-Head of the Consumer Investment Banking Group at PwC Corporate Finance, where he focused on advising Food & Agribusiness clients. Prior to PwC Corporate Finance, Brian was Head of Food & Beverage Investment Banking at D.A Davidson which had acquired RSM’s Investment Banking group where he had spent 12 years leading their Food & Beverage team. He started his career at Lehman Brothers where he spent 13 years in their debt capital markets division.