Brian is a Principal at Tengram Capital Partners. Prior to joining Tengram, he was a Senior Associate at Catterton Partners, a private equity firm targeting control investments exclusively in the consumer sector. There, he was involved in evaluating and executing investments in the branded food and personal care sectors. Previously, Brian was an Analyst in the Consumer / Retail Investment Banking group at Lazard in New York. He has also served in operating capacities at two branded consumer companies: TOMS Shoes and American Apparel. Brian earned his MBA from Harvard Business School and holds a B.A. in Economics and Psychology with Distinction from the University of Virginia.