Brett Lawson

Executive Managing Director


Brett serves as the Executive Managing Director over Accounting Services of E78 Partners. Brett’s the one with the funny English accent who leads this team with his strategic and operational vision. His priority is the success and growth of the E78 Partners team, allowing them to focus on the needs of our clients and candidates.

Brett was the founder of The CFO Suite, a Finance & Accounting Consultative Staffing firm, founded upon years of practical experience in public accounting, industry and professional services, a unique firm dedicated to finding game changers to just get it done! The CFO Suite was acquired by E78 Partners in 2022.

Brett began his career with Ernst & Young and was a founding partner of The Controller Group, the latter being honored as a two-time winner in SMU Cox School of Business Dallas 100TM, placing 13th and 11th and later going through a successful sale.
Brett graduated from the University of Warwick in the UK with a Mathematics Degree and is a Chartered Accountant. He’s also a sports coach for his son, Aidan and loves to school him in the art of baseball and basketball. He currently serves on the advisory board for Civitas Capital Management, LLC, a specialty financial services and investment management company and is also a Charter member of the Philanthropy Council of the North Texas Food Bank.



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