9Gauge Leadership Team

Brian White

Brian White

Founder & Managing Partner

Brian White provides a unique blend of operational and financial executive experience – along with a strong and expansive network of key influencers, industry experts and service providers – spanning more than two decades. As 9Gauge’s leader, Brian consistently delivers a visionary understanding of client challenges and opportunities, and the instinctive ability to facilitate collaboration between the right people to turn strategic concepts into actionable plans – and, ultimately, into business results.

Basia Cohen

Basia Cohen

Partner - Talent, Quality, and Improvement

Basia Cohen works with clients to drive high performance and effectiveness in financial operations and reporting with a focus to increase accuracy, efficiency, and visibility.  Basia excels at Revenue Reconciliation, streamlining processes for increased automation, error reduction, and reduced monthly close cycles.  She utilizes her Big Four firm experience to manage annual external audits, including proactively identifying accounting issues and focusing on pre-audit preparation for dramatically increased efficiencies.

Joe Cohen

Joe Cohen

Partner - Finance & Business Intelligence

Joe Cohen offers over a decade of experience in financial management, analysis and reporting, with additional expertise in process engineering. Joe is an ace troubleshooter and repairman of existing models, but his real gift is in using multi-divisional input and existing systems to create new, integrated and repeatable processes that manage assets, measure profitability, and accurately analyze and robustly report company performance and metrics.

Jonathan Hines

Jonathan Hines

Partner - Firm Development

As 9Gauge’s firm development owner, Jonathan focuses on Biz Dev. Partner Development, Recruiting and corporate messaging. Jonathan consistently strives to recognize patterns of client challenges and evaluates which are opportunities to enhance the 9Gauge suite of offerings, either internally or through partnering relationships, ensuring absolute client satisfaction.

Michael Wiggin

Michael Wiggin

Managing Director - Transaction Advisory Services

Michael leads our Transaction Advisory Services (TAS) practice. For almost a decade he served private equity and strategic (corporate) clients on buy and sell-side merger and acquisition (M&A) transactions in New York and Australia in a variety of industries, and in Silicon Valley focusing on the technology sector.

Randy Russell

Randy Russell

Managing Director - Systems Integration

Randy currently serves as Managing Director and Practice Leader of 9Gauge Partners’ Systems Integration Practice.  Randy is an entrepreneurial executive. He has spent the past 25 years in a complement of regional, national and international corporate roles such as CEO, COO, CFO, and SVP Professional Services.