As a serial investor, Brad Reifler has established himself as one of the leading investors and company executives especially in the investment industry. For decades, he has built a reputation of combining his experience, academic background, industry knowledge and skills to found and successfully run business entities.
Using his financial and investment skills and industry knowledge, he has managed to build a remarkable portfolio guiding his businesses to financial and operational success. Brad Reifler is a confident investor with determination to start over in case his business entities are acquired by other multinationals impressed by his companies’ excellent track record.
Academic and Entrepreneurial Endeavors
Brad Reifler first attracted the attention of major industry players when he founded Reifler Trading Corporation in 1982 after graduating from Bowdoin College with a degree in political science and economics. His business acumen manifested with his first attempt at entrepreneurship. Indeed, so successful was the company that one of the leading global investment companies, Reflco, acquired the company in a multibillion dollar deal. Reflco was impressed by his investment and management skills and hired him as a manager. He worked for the company for five years before leaving in 2000.
He was tasked with overseeing the company’s mainstream operations. While working at Reflco, Brad Reifler founded one of his most successful investment companies, Pali Capital, in 1995. Using market research as a foundation of the company’s operations, Mr. Reifler established the company’s presence in Australia and Europe.
He worked as Pali Capital as the chairman of the board of directors and chief executive officer until 2008. The period was marked by improved company’s profit margins and value while the globalization of operations also increased its company base.
After leaving Pali Capital in 2008, he founded Forefront Capital Advisors LLC. As the chief executive officer of the company, he has played an integral role in ensuring that the company expands its operations in key markets.
Towards this end, he has established several subsidiaries, which could exploit the various opportunities available in various investment niche markets. He is also actively engaged in the management of several companies as a member of their board of directors.