Brian is a director and a senior research analyst, covering technology and telecommunications. Before joining The Boston Company in 2005, he worked at the Capital Guardian Group as a production specialist in the American Funds Distribution area. Before entering the investment-management industry, Brian gained eight years of experience in the technology industry. Principal responsibilities included software development and product management at Knowledge Adventure and Internet startup company Toptutors.com. Brian received an M.B.A. from MIT Sloan School of Management and a B.S. from the University of California, Los Angeles.