Brian Bonar knows finance. He is also an experienced entrepreneur. He has created and worked with a wide range of successful companies. Whether they need help finding funding, restructuring, starting a company, or improving their marketing, companies reach out to Bonar. He has held high level positions with companies on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean. He has worked in printing, hardware and software development, imaging technology, sales, employment services, financial services, and more. His work in the UK has led to him being given the honorary title Lord Bonar of Wilcrick, Cardiff.
Brian Bonar earned a BSC inform Strathclyde University in Glasgow Scotland in Mechanical Engineer. He also holds both a Master’s in Business Administration and a PhD in from Stafford University in England in International Business Development. After graduation he worked for IBM in the UK for almost 20 years. After leaving IBM he took a position as director of engineering with QMS where he managed engineers working on hardware and software development for more than 4 years. Next Bonar became Vice President Sales and Marketing for the Rastek Corporation where he was in charge of selling printing technology worldwide.
After 4 years at Rastek, Bonar he became sales manager for Adaptec. His job entailed creating and maintaining contacts with printer manufacturers from Japan and Korea. In 1994 he founded Bezier System and became its CEO. He used the company to create a printer using SCSI technology. Bonar then worked as Vice President Sales and Marketing for itec imaging technologies and President of Allegiant Professional Business Services. He also founded AMS Outsourcing, and was CEO and Chairman of Dalrada Financial Services, and Trucept insurance products and temporary staffing services in San Diego CA simultaneously. Brian Bonar is a hard working man.
What makes Brian Bonar unique is his ability to run numerous companies at the same time, do business in places as different as Japan, the UK, the Czech Republic, and Mexico, and the wide range of skills he possesses. He has expertise in private equity, sourcing, recruiting, restructuring, turn around management, process improvement, employee relations, marketing strategy, mergers & acquisitions, and new business development. For over 30 years he has helped companies large and small to find success through his connections and his varied experiences.
But Bonar is more than just an engineer and businessman. He also cares deeply about the people and community with which he works. He gives generously of his time to several local organizations. He serves on the board of directors of numerous companies. One of the organizations he feels particularly close to is the Boys and Girls Club of Greater San Diego. It gives him yet another great opportunity to give back to the community that has supported him.