David Brainard is CFO at Allstream, overseeing all financial operations. David joined Allstream in December of 2018 from Allstream’s parent – Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (Zayo). David joined Zayo in 2010 as Senior Director of Reporting and Technical Accounting and has held various accounting and operational finance roles at Zayo, including CFO over its largest operating segments.
While at Zayo, he was responsible for the company’s accounting and integration of over 30 strategic acquisitions, the preparation of Zayo’s initial and continuing financial filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission and various technical and corporate accounting functions. He also assisted with multiple rounds of debt and equity financings including preparing Zayo for an initial public offering.
Prior to joining Zayo, David was an audit manager at KPMG. He received a bachelor’s degree in finance from Santa Clara University in Santa Clara, California.