Brian Bonar is one of the financial experts that the US market has produced. This has made him one of the most sought after professionals. No wonder he holds a number of top position in various companies.
Bonar studied in Glasgow, Scotland, acquiring his bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Strathclyde University. He further joined Stafford University, taking business administration courses. From the university, he graduated with both a masters and PHD degree.
Fresh from college, he started his career working for QMS Inc. He hold the position of director of engineering, from the year 1984 to the year 1988. During this time, he was in charge of managing more than a hundred engineers to develp hardware and software. Four years into the job, he was headhunted by Rastek and finally left the company in the year 1988.
According to Bloomberg, Brian Bonar worked at Rastek Corporation between the year 1988 and the Year 1990. Within the short time that he was with the company, he was promoted to work as the VP of sales and Marketing. Following the end his tenure at Rastek, Bonar was tapped by Adaptec Inc. He stayed with the company for a year. During that time, he was working as the worldwide manager.
In the year 1991, he left the company, getting a better deal at IBM, the world’s leading producer of personal computers. He was given the responsibility of overseeing the outsourcing of motherboards that would be used on the computers produced by the company. He stayed with International Business Machines for 17 years at IBM.
Today, Bonar continues to hold a number of positions with a wide number of companies. He currently works at Daldara. He has been with the company since the year 1994. When he joined the company, he was the VP of the corporation.
In the year 1997, he was promoted to be the Chief Operating Officer of the company, a position that he served for 7 years. In the year 2001, his responsibilities were further expanded and he was made the Chief Executive officer of the company. Two years on and he was further promoted to be the Chief Financial Officer. Today, he continues to serve as the CEO of the company.
Bonar is also the Chairman and CEO of Trucept Inc. Trucept Inc was formerly known as Smart-Tek Solutions Inc. He has been the president of the company since the year 2009. And, from March 2010, he has been the secretary, treasurer and CFO of the company.
He continues to serve as the director of the company, to this date. He is also the director of the Boys and Girls Club of Greater San Diego, American National Insurance Company and American Marine LLC,.