Brett Johnson

Phoenix Rising and Benevolent Capital

In 2005, Mr. Johnson founded and is the CEO of Benevolent Capital (, a family office with investments in professional sports teams, real estate, private equity and venture capital. The current portfolio includes Ipswich Town Football Club, Phoenix Rising FC, FC Helsingor, Tucson FC, USL Rhode Island, TerraCycle, Athletic Brewing, Oura Ring, Damon Motorcycles, Thrasio, NYC Office Suites, Octagon Partners, and ArcherDX (acquired by NASDAQ: NVTA).

Mr. Johnson is a Founder and Partner of Fortuitous Partners (, a diversified opportunity fund platform investing in professional sports anchored multi-asset real estate developments in opportunity zones, including the iconic Tidewater Landing development in Rhode Island ( Johnson is on the Board of Directors of Ipswich Town FC(, FC Helsingor ( and the Co-Chairman of the Phoenix Rising FootballClub (, a professional soccer team, based in Phoenix, Arizona. Prior to founding Benevolent Capital, Mr. Johnson was the President of Targus(, the leading global provider of mobile computing solutions with sales of $545 million. With offices in 36 geographies and sales in 145 countries, Targus designs and markets a broad range of notebook carrying cases and accessories for mobile computing consumers.