Brian Dunn is the Founder and CEO of Growth Capital Services. He leads the team’s efforts in corporate development and revenue generation.
Previously, Mr. Dunn co-founded Aquillian Investments, an investment advisory firm oriented towards sustainability. He learned the craft of investment banking at Tennyson West, where he worked on M&A deals in the natural foods and clean tech sectors.
He served as the first staff person of Investors’ Circle, an angel investment group that is now 25 years old and going strong. Mr. Dunn spent his pre-graduate years working in microfinance in Burkina Faso, Brazil, Haiti and Mozambique.
Mr. Dunn earned an MBA from the Wharton School of University of Pennsylvania, an MA in Economics from Johns Hopkins University, and a BA in International Studies from UC Berkeley. He holds FINRA Series 7, 24, 27, 39, 63, 65, 79 and 99 registrations.
A born adventurer, Mr. Dunn has worked and traveled in over 100 countries. Now settled in San Francisco, he plays saxophone in a local band. On the weekends, he splits firewood at his cabin in the mountains near Santa Cruz.