Bruce Nelson, MBA
Co-Founder and Chief Financial Officer/Chief of Staff
Bruce Nelson has served as the Chief Financial Officer/Chief of Staff for BriOri since the founding of the company. He brings more than 25 years of experience in managing the financial affairs of various companies, spanning start up to NYSE-listed entities. Before joining BriOri BioTech, Bruce served three years as the CFO of a regional healthcare provider headquartered in Orange County, California.
Bruce previously served as CFO of Biosynthetic Technologies, LLC, a privately held company funded by Monsanto and BP. Prior to Biosynthetic Technologies, Bruce served as Executive Vice President and CFO of Global Clean Energy Holdings, Inc., a publicly traded biofuels company. From 2002 through 2007, Bruce served as CFO of netGuru, Inc., a NASDAQ-listed global software and IT service company. From 1992 to 1997 Bruce founded and operated Millennium Information Technologies, a healthcare technology service company. From 1992 to 1997 he served as CFO of Comprehensive Weight Management, a healthcare service provider. From 1985 to 1991 he served as Treasurer of Comprehensive Care Corporation, a NYSE-listed national provider of drug and alcohol treatment.
Bruce served as a U.S. Naval Officer after graduating from the University of Southern California, where he majored in finance. He holds an MBA degree from Bryant University in Smithfield, R.I. Bruce has also served on the board of directors of a commercial bank, a NASDAQ-listed technology company, a NYSE-listed manufacturer of electric vehicles, and a privately held specialty hospital located in Newport Beach, California.