Brandt Brereton is a Co-Founder and Managing Director of Brereton, Hanley and Company. Working in the capital markets since 1987, he has more than two decades of experience in providing strategic and financial advice to owners of closely held private and public companies and in negotiating their divestitures to Fortune 500 buyers. Mr. Brereton’s financial advisory experience spans many industries from Agriculture, Food and Beverages to Construction, Tax Consulting, Financial Services and Facilities Services.
Prior to founding Brereton, Hanley and Company, Mr. Brereton managed and grew a family-owned distribution business for two years, gaining valuable experience and empathy with his clients.
Previously, he had been with the investment banks of Kidder, Peabody & Co., Inc. and Bateman Eichler-Hill Richards, Inc, respectively providing corporate finance and asset management services to clients.
Mr. Brereton holds a B.A. in Finance from San Jose State University and is currently attending Harvard’s Business School Executive Education Program. He is an NASD and SEC registered securities principal and a licensed California Real Estate Broker.