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.
He advises clients on all aspects of marketing, marketing strategy, planning and implementation, integration of media and the best leveraging and analysis of technology.
In his prior professional roles, Mr. Pines has had lead-role responsibilities in almost every area of the media/entertainment business. He has worked in marketing, worldwide distribution, television, home video, product licensing and intellectual property acquisitions. He has been involved in the release of over 200 independent motion pictures, as well as the development & implementation of cutting edge technology.
Prior to his work in marketing and the media industry, he worked at IBM’s highly elite and confidential Federal Systems Division. His analytical and problem solving skills were honed during 6 years with IBM’s “skunk works” as an Engineer and Scientist, in the research, development, implementation and deployment of new technologies.
Mr. Pines brings to Pintoresco Advisors a worldwide network of media industry relationships, in addition to technological and financial expertise.
Mr. Pines earned his BSEE degree in Electrical Engineering & Computer Science from Duke University in 1982, and his MBA in Finance, Marketing and Real Estate from the University of California at Berkeley in 1990.