Brian Hagan brings to Cornerstone Advisors more than 25 years of experience as a senior financial executive responsible for improving business operations, enhancing financial leadership and improving profitability. As senior director of Cornerstone’s Contract Negotiation Services, Brian is responsible for assisting clients in attaining significant cost reductions and negotiating optimal terms and conditions in their vendor relationships.

Prior to joining Cornerstone, Brian spent the majority of his career at a major technology vendor, in positions of progressive responsibility, advancing within the financial areas of the organization to the position of CFO for two major lines of business. In addition to the traditional financial roles and responsibilities, Brian was also the designated business person for client contract negotiations. Brian has negotiated hundreds of contracts during his career for new business, renewals of existing relationship and with third party vendor relationships.

Brian is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wis.