Founder and CEO, Lightdale, LLC
Jared Carney is the founder and CEO of Lightdale LLC, a global holding and strategic advisory firm. A private investment firm, Lightdale works with sophisticated investors, family offices and large pools of capital, corporations and governments that are interested not only in generating returns, but in social impact. Earlier, Carney served as Chief Strategy & Marketing Officer at the Milken Institute, working closely with its Chairman, Michael Milken. For almost 10 years he led the annual Global Conference, the world's largest gathering of the capital markets. He established the Institute's Global Capital Markets Advisory Council, its Young Leaders Circle and its Asia Center. Carney is the founder of the California Fund, co-founder of the Arctic Maritime Exchange, and a senior advisor to a group of governments as well as the Milken Institute and Prostate Cancer Foundation. At the request of Olafur Grimmson, the former president of Iceland, Carney also serves on the Board of Advisors of The Arctic Circle, a global nonpartisan organization.