Brad has been the financial leader of organizations with revenues in excess of $400 million with operations in the USA, Canada, and Europe. Brad excels at building and maintaining strong relationships with key business partners including banks, vendors, regulators, and auditors. His unique and flexible approach to business has allowed him to thrive in manufacturing, aviation, media, telecommunications, real estate, and the auto industries.
Mr. Sather brings considerable experience with organizations going through significant change including companies experiencing rapid growth, to those in need of financial turnaround or restructuring. Brad effectively adapts his collaborative, execution-focused leadership style to each challenge and opportunity.
He has extensive experience building shared services models and driving process improvement opportunities and excels in negotiating financial, real estate, partnership, and other contracts and increasing shareholder value.
Brad has Chartered Professional Accounting and Certified Management Accountant designations from Canada.
Brian has over 25 years of experience in both public and private global companies serving in senior finance and operational roles in the software, manufacturing, services, and consumer products industries. Brian has posted impressive accomplishments as a CFO, COO, and General Manager in technology startups, turnarounds, and Fortune 500 companies.
Mr. Colbeck has been involved in leading more than 20 M&A projects in over 10 countries while focusing on best practices in the business transaction process. Brian created efficient processes through the due diligence, closing, and integration stages. He has extensive experience in driving sales, profit, market share, and growth of stakeholder value by building high-performance teams and leading change. Debt and equity capital raises in competitive business environments are also among Brad’s strengths. In addition, he has launched operations in Australia, Austria, China, Italy, Ireland, Japan, and Mexico.
Brian earned his Bachelor of Business Administration at California State University – Fullerton and is a CPA in California (inactive).