Senior Managing Director
Charles Dunn is Senior Managing Director of Sutter Securities, Inc. He has been a management consultant, investment banker and company manager. He was a consultant with McKinsey & Company in New York, Paris, Amsterdam & Lisbon. Later, he was an independent management consultant in Portugal, Angola & Senegal. He was the director of investments for a wealthy Saudi Arabian businessman, and managed the construction of a hospital in Saudi Arabia. He lived for more than 20 years in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. In San Francisco, he managed a private equity fund of a wealthy Japanese family and was the CEO of IntegriSoft, Inc., a Silicon Valley software company.
In the not-for-profit area, Dunn was the CEO of the Napa Valley Opera House. He has been CEO at two small Bay Area broker-dealer firms and later CFO at Sutter Securities. Recently he returned to Sutter Securities as a Senior Managing Director to assist in various financing and operations projects. Dunn is registered with FINRA as both a General Securities Principal (Series 24) and Financial and Operations Principal (Series 27). Dunn graduated from Oregon State University, holds an MBA from the University of California (Berkeley) and a doctorate in economics from the University of Paris (Sorbonne). He is fluent in French and has a working knowledge of Spanish & Portuguese.