Chief Financial Officer
Kurt has served as the Chief Financial Officer and Controller of G8 Capital since September 2008. Prior to joining G8 Capital, Kurt worked as a Senior Associate at Deloitte & Touche, LLP for five years, working two years in their New York office prior to transferring to the Orange County, CA office in 2006.
While at Deloitte & Touche, Kurt led financial audit teams, completing audits on both public and private financial and investment companies ranging from small to large cap. Clients he served include Credit Suisse, Morgan Stanley, US Trust, and the Capital Group Companies. Kurt worked directly with CFO’s and Controllers in order to understand and improve their business processes and financial reporting. Kurt was also part of the national training team for new employees at Deloitte & Touche, traveling across the country to facilitate trainings on technical accounting pronouncements and general procedures.
While attending school, Kurt performed an internship with Glenwood Financial Group, a private real estate investment company, where he worked directly with the CFO to analyze the performance and returns of various real estate investments. Prior to Glenwood Financial, Kurt was the co-founder and president of K&J Mortgage Protection Services, a company that generated leads for insurance professionals.
Kurt earned his bachelor’s degree in accountancy from Brigham Young University. He is a certified public accountant and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.