Brian Hartford has nearly fifteen years of experience working with businesses to solve complex issues, serving as both an advisor and executive.
Before joining Fort Dearborn, Brian held senior management positions with two middle-market advisory consulting firms where he led and managed all aspects of performance improvement, restructuring, turnaround, due diligence, financing, valuation and M&A engagements. Brian served as CRO for several clients.
Brian’s deep experience spans a variety of industries including technology, healthcare, metals and mining, transportation, logistics, manufacturing, automotive, gaming, restaurant and hospitality, real estate, and food and beverage.
In his spare time, Brian enjoys spending time outdoors with his two children, playing guitar, and watching his wife build him an ever-expanding “to do” list.