Brian spent his high school and college summers working as a caddy, bellboy, carpenter, and cell tower construction worker in Northwestern Wyoming. These experiences were the foundation of his work ethic, team-oriented mindset, and passion to operating a business.
Prior to joining NextGen Growth Partners, Brian spent his early professional career focused on esoteric investment opportunities. This included working for Goldman Sachs in Hong Kong, under the Tactical Opportunities Group. He was also Co-Managing Partner of Crescent Cove based in San Francisco. There he concentrated on special situations across the capital structure in growth-oriented private companies.
Outside the office, Brian is an active outdoorsman, and enjoys fishing, hunting, skiing, and kitesurfing.
Brian received his BA in History from Trinity College in Hartford, CT, and an MBA from Columbia University.