Prior to joining the firm, Brian was serving in fractional CFO/COO roles for multiple companies, most recently with a Managed IT services firm and two construction companies. Over the previous nine years, Brian has assisted 15 companies in a variety of industries, focusing on professional services, light manufacturing, and construction. Brian has also developed a specialty in assisting cash distressed companies, which includes companies that are in hyper-growth mode and unable to fund their growth initiatives.
Before beginning his consulting career, Brian was a corporate attorney with over 18 years of experience at leading Silicon Valley firms (Brobeck, Cooley & DLA Piper). His focus was mostly on pre-public venture financing and executive compensation, and later at Cornerstone Law Group (which he founded), general corporate representation.
Brian earned a B.A. and M.A in Accounting from The Catholic University of America, a J.D. from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law, and an LL.M. (Tax) from New York University.
About Hardesty, LLC
Hardesty is an executive services and financial consulting firm providing best-in-class executive leadership and professional services to middle market companies through its nationwide network of offices. The firm provides executive search, interim executives, technical accounting consulting, and strategic consulting services. The firm’s reputation has been built by rapidly providing outstanding executive and financial management resources to middle market companies. Hardesty’s team of seasoned partners and professionals are available for rapid deployment to companies regardless of location. Hardesty has grown rapidly since its formation in 2011 and has been recognized as a “Fastest Growing Company” for several years. Hardesty is headquartered in Orange County, California with offices in major U.S. markets.