Brett is an Executive Director at XMS with a focus on providing strategic advice in the Food and Beverage sectors. Brett began his investment banking career in the Food, Consumer & Retail Group at BMO Capital Markets in Chicago as a financial analyst. Since joining XMS in 2011, he has executed several successful strategic transactions and financial advisory assignments for a diverse range of clients.
Brett received both a B.B.A. and an M.S.A from the University of Notre Dame in Accounting. While at Notre Dame, Brett played on the men’s varsity NCAA baseball team. Brett was a two-time ESPN The Magazine 1st Team Academic All-American (2007, 2008), holds the NCAA record for hit by pitches in a career (109 times) and was drafted in the 29th round by the St. Louis Cardinals in 2008.