Pablo Friedländer - Chairman
Pablo is President of the Foundation of Biospheric Activities, Argentina, a charity focusing on ecological restoration, intercultural research and avant-garde arts. Following a Classics degree in Argentina and an MA and PhD at Barcelona University, Pablo became a published professor in Philosophy of Nature, Humanities and Ecology. Pablo is a fellow of the Institute of Ecotechnics, Director of Ecological Restoration and Environmental Education projects in Central Argentina. He is the co-ordinator of International Education Program Academia Biospherica, co-director of the Ethnothanicals Research Programme at the Beckley Foundation, Oxford and consultant to the Matutu Foundation (Brazil) and the Institute of Holistic Research of Montserrat (Cataluña).
Jay Newmark - Trustee
Jay Newmark is a dedicated impact investor & advisor, who is involved in a number of different impact projects around the world from his base in Miami, Florida. Prior to adapting this exclusive focus, Jay was affiliated with ask The Circle, a large, global family office networking platform, where he served as CEO from 2011 – 17 after first being a Senior Advisor to the platform (with a particular focus on Philanthropy and Impact Investing). Prior to that, Jay spent eleven years in the Private Wealth Management division at Goldman Sachs in New York and London. Jay is a CFA charterholder and a member of the Association of Investment Management and Research. He earned his BA degree from Hamilton College, where he majored in Economics and graduated magna cum laude.