Speaker's Biography:

Shawn Baldwin
Chairman, Capital Management Group

Shawn Baldwin is Chairman of Capital Management Group, an investment advisory firm. CMG provides advisory/investment banking services to institutions. Since 2002, it has participated in 75 capital markets transactions for more than $68 billion. CMG has built a global network via its economic conferences of academics and institutional investors. Baldwin was previously chief operating officer of a publicly traded registered investment advisory. He also worked for American Express and US Bank. The second African-American member of the Chicago Stock Exchange, Baldwin is a member of the CFA Institute for chartered financial analysts. He has been featured in The Economist, BusinessWeek, Forbes, Fortune, Investment Dealer's Digest and Money magazine. He is also a commentator for Bloomberg, CNN, CNBC, NBC and CBS. Baldwin received a master's degree in financial strategy from the University of Oxford and a bachelor's degree from Antioch University.