Bud Clarke, ESQ
As a strategic partner, Bud administers key programs and corporate solutions nationally through our NY office. He brings a distinct perspective to our forward thinking business solutions model by leveraging his unique combination of legal training, corporate finance, investment banking and entrepreneurship backgrounds.
Before partnering with CCD Bud spent over a decade building Broadstone Agency Inc., a boutique group benefits and financial services agency located in NY where he is the CEO. Prior to that, Bud was the CEO of Global Capital Securities (NASDAQ GCAP) a national securities firm / investment bank, managing over 1,200 brokers and financial advisers throughout 18 states. While there, GCAP serviced domestic banking clients, including Frontier Airlines and Bud was the investment banker to several international deals typically in the $10MM-$20MM range.
Bud graduated with a B.A. in Political Science from the State University of New York at Fredonia in 1984 and a Juris Doctor degree from California Western School of Law in 1987, admitted to the CA Bar in 1987.