Brian has been a private equity investor for more than 20 years and works closely with many of Arborview Capital’s portfolio companies including Rachio and LRI Energy Solutions. Prior to Arborview, Brian worked at The Carlyle Group in their Aerospace, Defense & Government Services group and before that at First Reserve, the largest global private equity firm focused on energy. Brian began his career at BT Alex Brown and then Morgan Stanley where he structured and executed leveraged buyouts, mergers and acquisitions, IPOs and other transactions for private equity clients. Brian has served on the boards of directors or been an observer at several companies including Rachio, LRI Energy Solutions, New Commercial Capital, Vought Aircraft, Foundation Coal and Alpha Natural Resources. Brian received a BA in Political Economy from Williams College and is currently a co-head agent.