As B. Riley Securities' Chief Talent Officer, Kate Kelly leads all efforts around human capital management and talent development.

Before joining legacy FocalPoint, now B. Riley Securities, Mrs. Kelly was the Director of Talent and People Operations at GCA with similar responsibilities to her current role. Prior to GCA, she helped create the people operations team at Financial Technology Partners. Her career has been focused on the management, recruitment, development, and growth of high caliber teams and individuals across the financial services industry.

Mrs. Kelly attended the University of Southern California, where she received a B.S. in Business Administration and Management from the Marshall School of Business.

B. Riley Securities is a leading middle market investment bank that provides a full suite of corporate finance, advisory, sales and trading and equity research. Investment banking services include initial, secondary and follow-on offerings, institutional private placements, merger and acquisition (M&A) advisory, SPACs, corporate restructuring and recapitalization. B. Riley is nationally recognized and highly ranked for its proprietary equity research.