Brian Anderson – President and Chief Operating Officer, Vice Chairman of the Board
Brian Anderson is the President and Chief Operating Officer of Logicorp Enterprises. He is responsible for oversight of the accounting and finance functions as well as business development and technology. Brian co-led the transaction that resulted in the partnership with Logicorp Enterprises in 2017. Prior to joining Logicorp, he spent 10 years at GF Capital Management and Advisors as a Director, and was responsible for originating new investment opportunities, conducting due diligence on new business opportunities, structuring transactions, and working with GF Capital portfolio companies. Prior to joining GF Capital, Brian was a Senior Vice President with Mansueto Ventures, a venture firm that owns and operates business themed websites and monthly periodicals, where he was responsible for the firm’ s new venture initiatives. Prior to Mansueto Ventures, he was a Vice President and Head of Business Development at CNBC, NBC’s business-centric cable network. He began his career as an investment banker, having the roles of Vice President in the Media and Entertainment Group at RBC Capital Markets and Associate at Donaldson, Lufkin and Jenrette. Mr. Anderson has earned a Juris Doctorate from Harvard Law School and a B.S. in Accounting from Indiana University. Mr. Anderson has served as a member of the board of directors at Bite Tech, Inc and i-1 Biometrics. He is currently Vice Chairman of Logicorp’s board of directors.
James Collins – Executive Vice Chairman of the Board
James Collins is Managing Partner of Eastwood Capital Partners, LLC, a private equity firm focused on middle market investments in consumer and business service industries. James co-led the transaction that resulted in the partnership with Logicorp Enterprises in 2017 and is actively involved in the management of the business. He has seventeen years of private equity experience in the lower middle market, with a concentration on consumer product and retail brand and business service companies. Collins has also held roles at other private equity firms, including Bruckmann, Rosser, Sherrill, & Co., a $1.4 billion consumer and business service focused private equity firm, and Roark Capital Group, a $6 billion consumer, business service and environmental service focused private equity firm. He started his career as an associate consultant at Bain & Company. Collins holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a bachelor of business administration with an emphasis in accounting from Howard University. Mr. Collins has served as a member of the board of directors of numerous corporate and nonprofit boards of directors including: Corner Bakery Cafe; Wingstop Restaurants; TowerCo (developer, owner and lessor of communication towers); Atlantic Marine; Tooling Tech Group; Convergent Resources (provider of outsourced Accounts Receivable management services); AmeriFactors Financial Group; Things Remembered; Airxcel; Totes Isotoner; Doane Pet Care; and B&G Foods. He is a member of the board of directors of Points of Light, the world’s largest organization dedicated to volunteer service. Mr. Collins is Executive Vice Chairman of the Board of Logicorp Enterprises.