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Brian Bonar: A trailblazer in the corporate world

Brian Bonar is a man of diversified competence and success in the corporate world. He is one of the most prominent executives and entrepreneur in USA, and he has served in some influential positions in some of the biggest organizations over his career.

He is mostly known as the Chairmen and CEO of Trucept and Dalrada Financial Services. Also, his portfolio includes some key positions in some different organizations.

Brian has a solid technical background. He completed his bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering from James Watt Technical College in 1969 and Master degree in Mechanical Engineering from Stafford University in 1985.

He also holds a Ph.D. and specializes in multiple fortes that include but not limits to Sales and Management Strategy, Merger & Acquisition, Sales and Relationship Management and much more.

After completing his studies, Brian joined IBM, the PC giant as it’s Procurement Manager where served from 1969 till 1985. This is the first corporate experience for him where he equipped himself with business expertise while outsourcing motherboards for various IBM pcs.

In 1985, Brian joined QMS as Director of Engineering which was a new addition to his portfolio where he managed a team of 100 software and hardware development engineers and played a critical role in success till 1989.

Brian was appointed as the Vice President of Sales and Marketing in Rastek Corporation that specialized on World Wide Sales of Printing Technology. After serving in Rastek Corporation for more than four years, Brain joined Adaptec in 1993 as its Sales Manager where served until September 1994.

While serving here, Brian was responsible for developing and maintaining a relationship with the major Japanese and Korean printer manufacturers.

After acquiring a wide range experiences in the corporate world, Brain went on to utilize his learnings, and he founded Bezier Systems, the first company to launch the SCSI based printer in 1994 and served as the CEO of this firm till 1995. However, we came back to the corporate world once again when he was appointed as the Vice President, Sales, and Marketing of its Imaging Technologies where he served from 1995 till 1999.

One of the biggest turning points of his professional life took place in 1999 when he joined Dalrada Financial Services which is one of the leading firms in the country. He is now serving as the CEO and Chairman of this firm. His next professional endeavor was with Allegiant Professional Business Services where he joined as President in 2008 served here till 2010.

Meanwhile, he founded AMS Outsourcing in 2006, and he served here as the Managing Member till 2013. He is also engaged with Trucept since 2011 till today as the Chairman and CEO and strategic guidance and manages Temporary Staffing and Insurance Products as well as services.

He is based in San Diego with his family and loves outdoor activities like boating and golfing.