Brian joined Centerbridge Partners in 2016 and supports the Firm’s portfolio operating efforts. Prior to joining Centerbridge, Brian was an officer of Hertz Global Holdings, where he served as Corporate Vice President of Merchandising & Ancillary Revenue and led strategy, channel management and product development across an assortment of products, services, fees and specialty customer segments. Prior to Hertz Global Holdings, Brian was at McKinsey & Company and focused on the consumer, retail and travel sectors along commercial growth strategies. Brian began his career in the homebuilding industry, and he spent time at Pulte Homes prior to launching his own boutique real estate investment firm. In 2010, during his graduate studies, Brian was named a Point Foundation Scholar. As a result of his LGBTQ+ advocacy efforts within the private sector, Brian was named to the Financial Times’ Top 100 Leading LGBT Executives List in 2015 and 2016.