Brian E. Côté
Chief Financial Officer
Brian is a seasoned financial executive, with extensive experience as CFO in both publicly-traded and closely held companies. With more than 30 years of experience in financial services, primarily commercial banks and mortgage banking, Brian has developed considerable expertise in building dynamic planning models that forecast financial performance, product profitability, liquidity, and enterprise risk. He has a successful track record of implementing these tools in entrepreneurial start-ups as well as large multi-billion-dollar institutions. Although Brian’s specialty is in analytics and forecasting, his diverse background also includes IPOs, mergers & acquisitions, and international banking (Europe). Brian has a B.A. degree in psychobiology, with a secondary emphasis in economics, from California State University, Northridge. He also is a graduate of the Executive Program at the University of California, Los Angeles – The Anderson School of Management.