Ben Brahinsky has more than 30 years of experience in consulting and transactions in the construction and private equity industries. Through his firm, Leap Financial, Ben provides advisory and board services to companies and their owners. Previously, Ben was Managing Director of a Denver-based private equity firm, where he was responsible for acquiring and turning around distressed companies. For nearly 20 years prior, Ben was a Principal at FMI Corporation’s investment banking practice. Ben has spoken to construction industry organizations and published in industry journals. He is active in CFMA and is a past National Secretary. Ben received a BA in Geography and Economics, Magna Cum Laude and an MBA in Finance and Real Estate from the University of Denver.