With more than 25 years of C-level experience, Tim Brasher joined American Ventures as a CFO with experience in starting, restructuring, growing and selling companies in a wide variety of global industries. Prior to American Ventures, Mr. Brasher served as an operating Partner of Actium Group, a Dallas-based global investment firm specializing in family office, direct and most recently, Mr. Brasher was CEO of private equity-owned La Perla, SRL, an international luxury fashion lingerie brand headquartered in Milan, Italy by revitalizing and establishing joint ventures in Europe, Middle East and Asia.
Mr. Brasher led several significant turnaround and growth for both public and private equity owners including Walt Disney and established sales forces in 71 countries around the world through the opening of 23 country subsidiaries on every continent.
Brennan Schlagbaum, CPA, has joined American Ventures as our Chief Analyst. Mr. Schlagbaum is known as an enthusiastic visionary with professional experience that specializes in optimizing the bottom line of financial statements for clients of all sizes around the world including Fortune 500 clients. Mr. Schlagbaum’s business acumen has grown and continues to strengthen American Venture’s relationships in several business verticals. His hyper-efficiency and attention to detail provide a great service to both current and new partner accounts.
VICE PRESIDENT OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
Seth Robinson has joined American Ventures as our Vice President of Business Development. Seth combines his best practices of operational and process excellence to strengthen the American Venture culture of innovation and to ensure the highest quality of service with client engagement.
Prior to joining American Ventures, Seth has spent years working directly with foreign governments, ministries and top executive and his career have focused on business process and optimization with a highlight on developing a business relationship in various industries that intelligently manages and empowers the gap between American companies and foreign entities including governments. He has represented multiple American publicly traded companies overseas and takes much pride in building lifelong relationships with clients globally.
Outside of work, Seth’s serves as a board member of a charter school in Phoenix, Arizona and takes pride to make a difference by giving back to the youth in athletics to kids of all ages, races, and cultures teaching them the importance of education, hard work and teamwork.