Phil Ahn

Phil Ahn

Chief Financial Officer
Chief Operating Officer

Areas of Expertise

  • Accounting
  • Corporate Finance
  • Private Equity


  • Financial Services


  • Columbia University
  • University of Michigan

Phillip Ahn is Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer of B. Riley Financial Inc. Ahn has spent over 20 years in the financial services sector, beginning his tenure with B. Riley Financial in 2010 as Senior Vice President of Strategy and Corporate Development.

Prior to joining B. Riley Financial, Ahn served as Vice President at middle market private equity firms Altpoint Capital Partners and Stone Tower Equity Partners where he helped manage several of the firms' majority-owned portfolio companies. Prior to that, he held positions at the NY State Common Retirement Fund, Salomon Smith Barney, CIBC World Markets and Standard & Poor's J.J. Kenny division.

Ahn received his Bachelor's degree in Economics from the University of Michigan and his Master of Business Administration in Finance from Columbia University. Ahn is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and a member of the NY Society of Security Analysts.

B. Riley Financial (NASDAQ: RILY) provides collaborative financial services solutions tailored to fit the capital raising, business, operational, and financial advisory needs of its clients and partners. B. Riley operates through several subsidiaries that offer a diverse range of complementary end-to-end capabilities spanning investment banking and institutional brokerage, private wealth and investment management, financial consulting, corporate restructuring, operations management, risk and compliance, due diligence, forensic accounting, litigation support, appraisal and valuation, auction and liquidation services. B. Riley is headquartered in Los Angeles, California with offices nationwide.