The Pintoresco team is comprised of a group of seasoned M&A, operating, marketing and corporate finance executives. All our team members are able to bring considerable knowledge and transaction execution expertise and experience to their clients. With a combined experience of over 90 years of advising and consulting services, hundreds of successful engagements and the executive management of 18 companies, we know that our team will meet your challenges and expectations.
Joel L. A. PetersonChairman & CEO
Mr.Peterson provides advising services to policy makers, boards and managers regarding strategy, financing, complex transactions, operations and management.
Mr. Flannery provides complex financial, policy and C-level operational advising services. He was formerly with Goldman, Sachs & Co. as a Senior Trader, and was a Senior Managing Director with Bear Sterns & Co. for 17 years where he was Head of Listed Equity Trading
Mr.Pines has been an executive in the media and technology industries and most recently served as Vice President of Marketing for a leading media company. He brings broad experience in marketing & technology, as well as diverse integrative & operational experience to Pintoresco Advisors.
Mr. Robin Brown serves as an industry advisor to Pintoresco and our clients. He brings 12 years global telecoms experience in Europe and South East Asia having worked for asset management, management consultancy and telecoms providers.
Mr. Kopstein is a managing director with Pintoresco Advisors and serves a wide variety of clients' needs for the firm. He has more than twenty years experience in technology corporate/business development, M & A, finance, equity research, and early stage venture capital.
A highly seasoned and senior executive, he has been a turnaround and restructuring executive and advisor for a number of distressed and newly reorganized companies. He serves on multiple corporate boards, as well as interim C-level management roles in companies across a wide variety of industries, such as commodity-based and industrial manufacturing companies, technology, telecom, marketing and energy. He has extensive experience in both Audit and Compensation Committee issues for both public and private companies and is expert in the area of corporate governance, its changing rules, regulations and laws, and its practical implementation.
Mr. Flannery additionally serves as President and CEO of Whelan Financial, an investment advisory company engaged by (among others) BNP/Paribas, Van Kampen Investments, Paramount Capital Corp., and Mellon/HBV Partners.
Previously, he served as Chairman and CEO of RowCom, a Chicago based technology company and was Chairman and CEO of Telespectrum Worldwide, Inc., a $200 million telemarketing firm. In addition to his transactional and corporate governance experience, Mr. Flannery brings to Pintoresco Advisors his broad expertise with equity & securities instruments and markets, especially high yield securities & bonds, convertible securities, options and warrants.