Ventures and Partners
US Competitiveness Council
Founded in 1986, the U.S. Council on Competitiveness is a non-partisan leadership organization of corporate CEOs, university presidents, labor leaders and national laboratory directors committed to advancing U.S. competitiveness in the global economy and a rising standard of living for all Americans.
Sr. Advisor/ Sr. Fellow
Glbal Federation of Competitiveness Councils
The Global Federation of Competitiveness Councils is a global network of leaders from competitiveness councils around the world. The fundamental drivers of national competitiveness are being knitted together in networks that now underpin global economic growth.
F50 is a venture capital syndication platform focused on finding and funding the best companies graduating from the seed stage and moving into their high growth stage. They invest in entrepreneurial teams seeking to transform big ideas into game-changing companies.
Global Emerging Markrets
GEM structures, executes and monitors its transactions. The firm both self-sources its transactions and has 450+ signed agreements in over 65 countries with agents, brokers, bankers, accountants, lawyers, etc. which give GEM access to a steady stream of non-auction deal flow.
Technology Strategist and Global Advisor
Blackhawk Partners, Inc., is a reliable trader and supplier of a wide range of commodities to industrial and financial consumers globally. The Firm’s role is to be a trustworthy and competitive partner to businesses in the segments of the market which it serves and to support those businesses as they expand and develop.
Finantial Policy Council
The mission of the Financial Policy Council Inc. ("FPC") is to formulate and promote sound public policy based on the principles of free enterprise and wealth creation as envisioned by the ideals of the American Founding Fathers. FPC is a public policy-oriented organization which seeks to educate and inform the public about economic and fiscal matters.
Chair, Entrepreneur Circle
Comtrade is a system of companies that operate in the field of software solutions, system integrations and hardware distribution. With a proven track record of delivering industry-leading IT solutions and software engineering services, Comtrade has become a trusted developer of end-to-end technology products and solutions in various industries.
Executive Board member/ Vice-Chairmen/ Sr. Advisor
TriLinc Global is a groundbreaking impact fund manager whose mission is to demonstrate the role that the capital markets can play in helping solve some of the world’s pressing economic, social and environmental challenges. By creating institutional-quality impact funds that attract private capital at scale, TriLinc Global sets a high standard of transparency and accountability for delivering financial returns, and for tracking and reporting impact to investors
member of Advisory Board
The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) is an operational arm of the United Nations, supporting the successful implementation of its partners' peacebuilding, humanitarian and development projects around the world.
Triple Five Group
Triple Five® Worldwide is a multinational diversified conglomerate, development and finance corporation with offices in major U.S., Canadian and global cities. Triple Five Worldwide Group of Companies has developed, own & operate the 1st, 2nd and 3rd world's largest tourism retail and entertainment complexes of its kind as well as an extensive portfolio of diverse and independent divisions that currently employs over 5,000 professionals and has created over 50,000 jobs. Triple Five’s wide-ranging experience is suited to creating successful mixed-use developments and activities worldwide that encompass the development, management and ownership of world-scale ventures in many fields.
Technology Advisor to the Family
GVA Capital is the management company of Global Venture Alliance (GVA) - an international group of visioneers, thinkers, educators, and investors. Their mission is making the world a better place to live through globalization, innovation, and education. They don't just think and talk, but also take risk and execute, by educating, funding, and accelerating the brightest talent from all over the world.
Venture Partner and Chair of Advisory Board
B20/G20 Digitalization taskforce
The B20 is an integral part of the G20 process, representing the entire G20 business community. The mission of the B20 is to support the G20 through consolidated representation of interests, concrete policy proposals, and expertise. The B20 promotes dialogue among policymakers, civil society, and business at the international level. In the B20, business representatives from the entire G20 develop joint recommendations and advocate specific policy-actions across the complete G20 agenda. In addition, the B20 organizes a number of events and provides a platform for exchanges with governments and other stakeholders of the G20 process. Like the G20, the B20 is a perennial process with working activities and events during the throughout the whole year.