Brian Shelly


The OpenScholar leadership team is based in Boston and comes from leading technology companies, Harvard University and the Drupal community.

Brian Shelly, CFO

Brian has been helping venture backed companies since founding BDSI Consulting in 2003. As an outsourced CFO, he is responsible for day to day accounting & finance operations, assisting in capital raises, and evaluating merger & acquisition opportunities.

Since founding BDSI, he has been involved with equity financings and acquisitions totaling over 300M and debt financings totaling over 20M.

Brian holds a B.S.B.A. from Boston University and an MBA from Babson College. He lives in Boston with his wife and daughter and when not working enjoys getting away to the Cape.