Brian has been an Executive Advisor to Periscope since its formation and switched to a full-time role as a Partner in July 2017. In addition to working on transaction sourcing and exits, Brian specifically leads due diligence, operational transformations and strategic growth initiatives of portfolio companies and oversees the Periscope Operating Team. He is Chairman of IBH and serves on the board of CISCOR. He previously served on the board of Strategic Pharma Solutions (MicroMass). Prior to Periscope, Brian spent over a decade as a CEO or Division Head at several public and private companies. Brian is the former CEO and director of RhythmOne (RTHM: LN) (formerly blinkx plc). He joined blinkx in 2011 through the acquisition of Prime Visibility Media Group, Inc. (PVMG), where he was the president and CEO and was instrumental in driving the company’s rapid growth and eventual sale to blinkx. Prior to PVMG, Brian was senior vice president and managing director at Miva, Inc. (NASDAQ: MIVA), where he ran the Media Division globally, with operations in the US, UK, Germany, France, Spain, Italy and India and which he helped turn around and sell to AdKnowledge, Inc. Previously, Brian ran the Contract Management Solutions business of Selectica, Inc. (NASDAQ: SLTC), where he transformed the enterprise software offering into one of the earliest SaaS models in the sector, accelerating revenue growth and profitability. Brian holds a BS (Honors) from the University of Mumbai and an MS (Honors) in Engineering from Iowa State University, and an MBA (Honors) from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.