Brett Baris, Partner

Brett G. Baris is a Partner of IA Capital Group, which he joined in 1998. Mr. Baris is also the co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Credibility Capital Inc. From 2007-2009, Mr. Baris was also the Executive Vice President of special purpose acquisition company Inter-Atlantic Financial, Inc. Mr. Baris was a Vice President of Guggenheim Securities, LLC, IA Capital’s former NASD broker-dealer operation, until 2003, and held series 7, series 24 and series 63 NASD licenses. Prior to joining IA Capital, Mr. Baris spent two years as an analyst in the Financial Institutions Group of Salomon Smith Barney Inc. working predominantly on collateralized debt offerings and securitizations in the student loan finance area. Mr. Baris is a Director of Credibility Capital Inc., Homeowners of America Holding Corporation, and Ceannate Corp. Mr. Baris holds a B.A. in Economics, magna cum laude, from Tufts University and an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School. He is a member of the Phi Beta Kappa National Honor Society and the Beta Gamma Sigma International Honor Society.