Brewer brings over 20 years of investment banking, venture capital and finance experience with a focus on the Technology, Media and Telecom industry.
Brewer joined Headwaters' Technology, Media and Telecom group in 2017. He brings more than 20 years of investment banking, venture capital, and advisory experience with a longtime focus on global technology – especially in Asia and other emerging markets – and cross-border transactions.
Prior to Headwaters, Brewer worked as a Managing Director for Pacific Crest Securities, where he led much of the firm’s international coverage, and FBR, where he led communications and IT services. He also co-founded and helped build the M&A advisory firm East Peak Advisors, which was acquired by FBR, supported portfolio companies at Crimson Ventures, and ran Asia investment banking services for Prudential Securities. Some notable more recent clients include Alibaba, Myntra, ItzCash, Ubiquisys, 21Vianet, Criteo, 58.com, MakeMyTrip, Siemens Enterprise Communications (now Unify), and YY.
Mr. Stone speaks fluent Chinese and earned his Ph.D. in Politics and Economics from Harvard University, an M.A. in International Politics and Economics from John Hopkins University and his B.A. from UC Berkeley.