Rory Brown

Charleston, SC

Mr. Rory Brown is a Managing Partner of Nicklaus Brown & Co., the Chairman of Ad GeniusGoods & Services, and Nearshore Technology Company, and a member of the Board of Directors of Desano. 

Mr. Brown has focused on financial technology and investment management over the course of his career. He was a Founder and Chairman of one of the first Internet Banks, a Founder and Chairman of a $50 billion investment management platform, and the Chairman of a Registered Investment Advisor focused on high net worth individuals and families. Mr. Brown was named Financial Services Entrepreneur of the Year by Ernst & Young and has been a founder of multiple companies that have been included in the INC 500.

Mr. Brown received a Master of Business Administration from the University of Charleston, SC and is a Certified Public Accountant.

DeSano Pizza Bakery is a Neopolitan pizza bakery. Leaders of the brand seek to deliver an authentic experience by making traditional Neapolitan pizza with fresh ingredients imported weekly from Napoli and Campania, Italy.