Brian Knight

Milken Institute

Associate Director, Financial Policy, Center for Financial Markets

Brian Knight is an attorney with significant experience in new sources of capital, financial technology, and entrepreneurial issues. He is interested in the interplay between technological, regulatory, and market innovation and how best to improve access to capital for businesses of all sizes. Brian has experience working for a broker-dealer with a focus on the emerging online private-placement market and was the co-founder of CrowdCheck, a company providing due-diligence and disclosure services to companies and intermediaries engaged in online private offerings. Brian has also served as an attorney for the federal government. Brian received his law degree from the University of Virginia and his bachelor’s degree from the College of William and Mary.