Brian Finn Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Investments
  • 7
  • Portfolio
  • 4
  • Exits
  • 2
Exits

Brian Finn General Information

Description

Mr. Brian Finn serves as Chief Executive Officer at Rotor Acquisition. He serves as Non-Executive Chairman at Star Mountain Capital. Mr. Brian D. Finn serves as Investment Partner at Nyca Partners. He serves as Board Member at WaveGuide. He serves as Executive at Connectivity Ventures Fund. He serves as Chairman at Star Mountain Capital. He serves as Chairman at Siddhi Capital. He also serves as Board Member at Sarcos Robotics. From 2004 to 2008, Mr. Finn was Chairman and Head of Alternative Investments (AI) at CS, one of the world's leading alternative managers with over $100 Billion AUM. During his tenure, CS launched a series of new managers including GSO (now Blackstone-GSO), Global Infrastructure Partners (partnership with General Electric), China Renaissance Capital (China Private Equity), Gulf Capital (Middle East-North Africa PE), Mubadala Infrastructure Partners (Middle East Infrastructure in partnership with Mubadala and G.E.), Ospraie Special Opportunities (Commodities PE), Hudson Clean Energy (Alternative Energy PE), and Matlin Patterson (distressed). Mr. Finn held many positions within C.S. and its predecessor firms, including President of Credit Suisse First Boston, President of Investment Banking, Co-President of Institutional Securities, CEO of Credit Suisse USA, and a member of the Office of the Chairman of CSFB. He was also a member of the Executive Board of Credit Suisse Group. He began his career in 1982 as a member of the Mergers & Acquisitions Group (M&A) at The First Boston Corporation, ultimately becoming Co-Head of M&A in 1993. He has advised on dozens of transactions worth well over $100 Billion. From 1997 to 2002, he was a partner at the private equity firm Clayton, Dubilier & Rice. He rejoined CS in 2002. Mr. Finn is a Strategic Advisor to KKR, a member of the boards of Scotts Miracle-Gro and Owl Rock Capital. He is an active private investor, including a focus on technology and health care start-ups. He serves as Chairman at Covr Financial Technologies and an Investment Partner at Nyca Partners (fintech VC) as well as a board member of several early-stage companies. He has previously been a member of the boards of Baxter International, Telemundo, MGM Pictures, Nu-Kote International, U.S. Office Products, ICO-Teledesic, Dynatech, and iship.com. Mr. Finn is past Chairman of the Undergraduate Executive Board of The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, Vice Chairman of the Board of the City Kids Foundation, and a member of the Boards of the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund, the Gordon A. Rich Memorial Foundation and the Starmar Foundation. Mr. Finn received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Economics from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 405 Lexington Avenue
  • New York, NY 10174
  • United States
+1 (347) 000-0000

Brian Finn Investments (7)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
VOIQ 05-Nov-2019 Later Stage VC 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000
00000000 01-Mar-2019 00000 00000 000.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000
00000000 01-Jul-2017 00000 00000 000.00 Financial Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000
00000000 16-Jul-2015 00000 00000 000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000
000 04-Jun-2015 00000 00000 000.00 Other Consumer Durables Generating Revenue 00000 0000
Estimize 26-Mar-2014 Early Stage VC 00.000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000
Digital Lifeboat 11-Dec-2011 Early Stage VC 000 Systems and Information Management Out of Business 00000 0000
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Brian Finn Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Estimize 11-May-2021 Merger/Acquisition
0000000 00000000 01-May-2013 0000000000: 000000
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Brian Finn Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Brian Finn Angel Investor 00 0 0 New York, NY
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Brian Finn Co-Investors (86)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Contour Venture Partners 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Khosla Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Morningstar 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
NextView Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Ulu Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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