Chief of Staff
Brad Eckmann joined Cordant in 2013 and has played a lead role across many key functions at the company, including strategic planning and execution, M&A, and finance and accounting. Prior to joining Cordant, Brad served as an investment professional at Waud Capital Partners, a growth-oriented private equity firm based in Chicago, IL. While at Waud, he participated in the founding of Cordant as well as the growth of several other portfolio companies, including Acadia Healthcare (NASDAQ: ACHC) and Maxum Petroleum. Prior to Waud, he served as an investment banking analyst at Morgan Stanley in New York, NY, and Chicago, IL, covering a range of industries.