The world of finance has a lot of moving pieces and players. One needs to be very special to stand out from all the rest. Brian Bonar has managed to do just this. He is one of the successful and fruitful finance executives both in San Diego and in the United States. Brian is very well known for his specialty in mergers and acquisitions.
He has an extensive background in business leadership having served as manager, vice president, director, founder CEO and even CFO of different companies all over his career.
However, before starting his career, Brian Bonar received his education at the University of Strathclyde where he got a bachelor’s degree. He attended Stafford University where he got an MBA and later graduated with a Ph.D.
From 1984 – 1988 he worked as the executive director of Qms Inc. where he managed over 100 people. He moved on to become the Vice President of Rasek Corp as from 1988 -1990.
For a year Brian managed Worldwide Sales for Adaptec Inc. he was the Vice President worldwide sales and marketing at Personal Computer Products Inc. he later got promoted in the following years as the director, vice president and eventually the executive vice president in September 1994 and moved on in May 1997.
He joined Imaging Technologies Corp in May 1997 as the executive VP where he was promoted to the COO and eventually the President/CEO in June 1998 until December 1999. In 2002 he became the Chairman/Acting CEO of Amanda CO Inc.
Brian Bonar continued advancing in Imaging Technologies to where he held the titles of Chairman/CEO/Interim CFO. This was as at March 2004. During this time he had also acted as the interim chairman of Pen Interconnect Inc. and Amanda Co. Inc.
In 2003 he became the president of Greenland Corp where he has held that position until today. In the years 2003 – 2006 he was the chairman/CEO of Solvis Group Inc as well as the president of IBM UK Holdings.
Later in September 2007 until March 2008 he was the president of Tradeshow Products Inc. as well as the Founder of Ams Outsourcing till today. As from September 2009 till present, he has been at Smart-Tek Solutions where he has served and gained more titles.
According to Crunchbase, Brian Bonar started as the president until March 2010 where he added CEO to his title. He alters added the titles Chairman, CFO, and Sec. When Smart-Tek changed its name to Trucept Inc in 2013, he was still with the company and still had the titles Chairman/Pres/CEO/CFO to his name.