Brian Richards, MBAFinancial & Business Advisor

    Formerly Chief Financial Officer/Comptroller of the Holyoke Gas & Electric Department for ten years, Mr. Richards was closely involved in the formation of two cooperatives and preparation and execution of a $50 million bond issue. He also brought to market and developed financing, analysis, and recommendations for yearly multi-million-dollar capital requests.

    At HG&E, Mr. Richards oversaw Purchasing, Human Resources, Treasury functions, Payroll, Financial Statement preparation, and annual audits.