Lawrence Beck

Senior Advisor, Strategy & Operations

Lawrence Beck
Lawrence brings over 20+ years of accounting and financial management experience to Browne and has provided strategic and operational support to life science companies through various growth stages from initial funding through IPO completion. As Senior Advisor, Strategy & Operations, Lawrence will be a member of the senior team focused on developing strategy, optimizing internal operations, leading and assisting in certain key initiatives, and coaching and mentoring staff. Lawrence brings a unique perspective to Browne because he was previously a client of the firm when he served as VP, Finance at Clade Therapeutics and Adagio Therapeutics. Prior to those two roles, Lawrence supported several companies over many years in a consulting capacity, leading Finance and special projects. Earlier in his career, he spent several years at Ironwood Pharmaceuticals and Cubist Pharmaceuticals.
Lawrence Beck


Years of Experience

Notable financials milestones before joining Browne:

Our Standards Set us Apart

Browne Consulting is committed to providing the highest standard of service to our clients every step of the way. As a trusted extension of your team, we offer consistency, as well as custom solutions backed by years of industry expertise. 

Mark Mele, CPA, MSA


Mark Mele brings over eight years of accounting and finance experience to Browne Consulting Group. Mark joined our team as a Controller, and now leads a team of one overseeing several newer clients who eagerly await their next significant R&D milestones. His areas of expertise are operational accounting, audit/tax preparation and support, accounting system implementation, management/investor financial reporting, budgets, and forecasts.

Prior to Browne Consulting Group, Mark worked at RSM in the Assurance practice serving clients in the renewable energy, manufacturing, and construction industries. After RSM, Mark worked at Cambridge Health Alliance as an Accounting Manager.

Q: What is your favorite quote or mantra, and why?

A: “Be a goldfish” – Ted Lasso

According to Ted Lasso, the happiest animal on Earth is a goldfish because it has a ten second memory. While one should learn from their mistakes, there is no need to dwell on them. Learn and move on.

Q: What are you passionate about outside of work?

A: I play in numerous recreational sports leagues.

Mark Mele


Boston College
M.S. in Accounting 

Bentley University
B.S. in Corporate Finance and Accounting 

Years of Experience

Eight Years

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