Brian Robins joined Brighton Park Capital as a Senior Advisor in July of 2019. Mr. Robins has led and advised multibillion dollar technology companies through complex restructurings, hyper growth, IPO readiness/listings, and capital markets transactions.
Mr. Robins is the Chief Financial Officer at GitLab (NASDAQ: GTLB), the DevSecOps platform. GitLab's single application helps organizations deliver software faster and more efficiently while strengthening their security and compliance. As CFO of GitLab, he led the IPO readiness effort and the public offering. Mr. Robins is responsible for GitLab's financial, data and business systems functions, including accounting, tax, treasury, corporate finance, IT, data science, and investor relations.
Prior to GitLab, Mr. Robins served as CFO at Sisense, Cylance (acquired by BlackBerry), AlienVault (acquired by AT&T), and Verisign (NASDAQ: VRSN). As a 20-plus year veteran leading both private and public high-growth software companies, he has a documented track record of improving financial performance, increasing go to market productivity, and creating shareholder value. He has led two successful IPOs (NASDAQ and NYSE) and numerous M&A transactions.
Mr. Robins received his Bachelor of Science in Finance from Lipscomb University and a Master of Business Administration from Vanderbilt University.