Chief Financial Officer
Brian Kirkpatrick joined the NRI Management Team in May 2015 as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). His main responsibility will be to oversee the financial health of the organization. Bringing over 15 years of investment and transaction experience, Mr. Kirkpatrick will also be responsible with the capital investment and strategic growth initiatives of NRI.
Mr. Kirkpatrick was previously the founder and CEO of Taylor Capital, LLC, a consulting company. Taylor Capital predominantly advised institutions with acquisitions, mergers, business development, and other corporate growth initiatives.
Mr. Kirkpatrick was previously the Chief Investment Officer of a $3.5 billion investment firm, where he was responsible with the firm’s investment strategy. Mr. Kirkpatrick was also Founder, President, and Director of Capital Guardian Asset Management (“CGAM”), a $300 million institutional investment firm. Under CGAM, Mr. Kirkpatrick was a Founder and President of Capital Guardian Funds Trust, the firm’s mutual fund division.
Prior to joining Capital Guardian, Mr. Kirkpatrick was Senior Vice President and Director in the $1 billion investment group of a nationally chartered trust company. Mr. Kirkpatrick created and oversaw the firm’s $300 million proprietary investment division.
Mr. Kirkpatrick received an MBA with a specialization in International Business from The University of Miami and a Bachelor of Science in Finance from the Warrington School of Business at the University of Florida.