Prior to joining Steadfast Capital, Brian was a Founding Partner of Cognetas (formerly Electra), a firm which he joined in 2000 as joint Managing Director of its German office. In additon to establishing Cognetas' presence in the German mid-market, he was a member of the firm's investment and portfolio committees. Brian started his career working as a Chemist for BP Chemicals. He joined the Cardiff office of a UK based global private equity company in 1988 and relocated to its Frankfurt office in 1991. In 1996 Brian joined the Frankfurt office of a insurance Company tied private equity house as Managing Director.
Brian holds a BSc Hons in chemistry from the Nottingham University.
Special Industry Experience: Business Services, Consumer and Industrial.
Brian joined Steadfast Capital as a Partner in April 2011 to work on investments and portfolio development. In addition he serves as non-executive director of Barat Ceramics group.
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