Speaker's Biography:

Shawn Baldwin
Chairman, Capital Management Group

Shawn Baldwin is Chairman of Capital Management Group (CMG), a firm that provides advisory and investment banking services to institutions. Since 2002 the company has participated in 75 capital market transactions worth more than $68 billion. Baldwin is a frequent guest on Bloomberg, CNN, CNBC, NBC and CBS. He has been featured in The Economist, BusinessWeek, Forbes, Fortune and Money magazines, and was named one of 40 leading investment bankers under 40 by Investment Dealers' Digest. Prior to CMG, Baldwin was chief operating officer of a registered investment advisory firm and worked for American Express and U.S. Bank. He also has the distinction of being the second African-American member of the Chicago Stock Exchange. Baldwin has a bachelor's degree from Antioch University and a master's degree in financial strategy from the University of Oxford.