Brian Kovack

Industry Governor (Mid-size Firm Representative)

Co-Founder & President, Kovack Securities

Governor Since 2015

Committees: Finance, Operations & Technology Committee

Professional Experience

  • Kovack Securities - Co-Founder & President (1997 – present)
  • Former FINRA District 7 Committee Member (2012 – 2014)
  • Former FINRA Regulatory Advisory Committee Member (2013)
  • FINRA Dispute Resolution Arbitrator (2004 – 2009)
  • FINRA Hearing Panelist
  • Former NASD Industry Governor (2006 – 2007) 

Current Board Service and Affiliations

  • Member of the Florida Bar
  • Member of the American Bar Association
  • Member of the Financial Services Institute

Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree, University of Florida
  • Master of Accounting & Juris Doctorate, Nova Southeastern University
  • Certified Regulatory and Compliance Professional- University of Pennsylvania – The Wharton School