Senior Advisor

Mr. Brune is an operations, strategy and finance executive with over 15 years experience in financial services including private investments, fund startups, operations and business development.

He is a Director at First World Media Capital, a media and entertainment fund focused on giving a voice to people of color; investing in film, television and digital productions.  Prior to that, he managed a single family office for the Loeb family in New York where he focused on private investments and film, as a means of extending the family’s multi-generational support for the arts. Mr. Brune also served as Chief Operating Officer for a 150-person financial technology and investment management company with international operations.

He was a founding member of Deerpath Capital, a private investment fund, where he served as an investment professional and participated at the board level with portfolio companies. Gary Wendt of GE Capital was a founding member and partner.

Mr. Brune received an MBA with Honors at NYU’s Stern School of Business and graduated summa cum laude from the University of Maryland.

phone: 917-572-3426