William Brassington founded Relevante with a hands-on appreciation for the challenges faced by CIO’s and CFO’s working to manage profitability while building financial reporting processes to meet the needs of internal and external constituents.
He values having the right talent at the right time to get the job done and has successfully positioned Relevante as a trusted advisor to help Fortune 1000 and middle market companies with financial and technology resourcing and consulting needs. As Partner and CEO, William works to ensure that the vision of Relevante drives the daily operating activities of the company. He also participates in a Management Team role on select consulting engagements.
As a long-term client engagement, William served as CFO, and on two interim occasions as Executive Director, for Drug Information Association (DIA), a global professional association with more than 18,000 members who are involved in the discovery, development, regulation, surveillance, or marketing of biopharmaceutical products. DIA has offices in the United States, Europe and across Asia. William has been instrumental in DIA’s international expansion, particularly in India and China.
Prior to Relevante, William was the CFO of LLuminari, a DuPont spin-off. Prior, he was the CFO and COO of Kingdom Vacations, a certified Walt Disney travel wholesale company.
William was a recipient of the 2006 “40 under 40” award from the Philadelphia Business Journal and is a committed member and supporter of DIA, IIA, FEI, and the PICPA. William graduated from College Misericordia with a Bachelors in Science and received his MBA from Lehigh University. He is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in Pennsylvania.
Phanish Adivi manages the Relevante India operations team based in Hyderabad, India which includes US recruiting support, recruiting for multinational companies based in India, and other administrative support teams. Prior to Relevante, Phanish worked as a technical recruiter for a US based consulting firm.
He was involved in recruiting consultants for various US companies. Prior, Phanish was involved with all the operational and financial activities for a non-profit organization.
Phanish also worked as an Internal Auditor for a mutual fund company. He was involved with preparing auditing reports, warrant reconciliation and brokerage calculations. Phanish has completed his MBA in Human Resources from Pondicherry University and also holds a Bachelor’s degree in Law from Osmania University. He resides in Hyderabad.