Director | CPA, ASA
Brian has nearly 20 years of experience in business valuation and public accounting. He has appraised businesses across the USA and internationally, ranging from small startups to large publicly traded companies in many industries. His experience includes valuations of all types for financial reporting, litigation support, tax compliance, and transaction consulting.
Early in his career, Brian had 5 years of Venture Capital fund audit experience, and he has been involved with private equity portfolio company valuations for nearly 20 years. In addition, he has more than 15 years of auto dealership valuation experience, having served multiple members of the AutoNews Top 150 Dealerships across the country.
Prior to joining Redwood in 2020, Brian began his career at Crowe. He then founded and later sold his own firm, ClarityBV to Kruggel Lawton, and, most recently, worked at Hill Barth & King. Both KL and HBK are BDO Alliance firms, where Brian was an active member and presenter.
Brian is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) licensed in Florida and Indiana. He is also an Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA) in Business Valuation by the American Society of Appraisers. In 2010, he was honored with a statewide Emerging Leaders Award by the Indiana CPA Society. He received a BS in Business Administration (2000) from Indiana University South Bend.