School of Accountancy Board of Advisors

Ed Lamb

Ed Lamb

Membership Information:

Current Position: Student Placement and Professional Development
Member Since: 2011


Job Title: Independent Director/Advisor
Location: California, United States


  • Finance, accounting, banking, capital markets, commercial finance, real estate, not-for-profit, sports & entertainment, Board of Directors, treasury and operations.


Patrick "Ed" Lamb is currently an independent director and advisor for various companies in tech, real estate, manufacturing and entertainment. Mr. Lamb has nearly 30 years of CFO successful experience in various public, public subsidiary and private entities, specifically in the financial services and sports areas. He has public company board experience and has an extensive background with the debt and equity capital markets, acquisitions and divestitures, operations, and various financing and securitization structures, many involving multi-billion dollar transactions. He has received various business, community and leadership awards, as well as authoring several articles and case studies, as well as speaking at many conferences and business schools across the country.

He has served in CFO roles for the Los Angeles Clippers, Fremont General Corporation and Fremont Financial Corporation. His career started out with Ernst & Young in San Francisco. Mr. Lamb also currently serves on the non-profit boards of the Los Angeles County Fire Department Foundation and the Beit Lehi Foundation. He is also adjunct faculty for the University of San Francisco’s Masters in Sports Management program.

Mr. Lamb holds BS and MAcc degrees in Accountancy, with a minor in Managerial Economics, from the BYU Marriott School of Business.