NEW YORK, April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Campden Wealth, a leading provider of education, research and networking opportunities to ultra-high net worth families worldwide, has announced two strategic executive appointments in the U.S. Mindy Rosenthal has been promoted to president from executive director of the Institute for Private Investors (IPI), Campden Wealth's U.S. subsidiary, a membership organization of ultra-affluent private investors and families. David Berger has joined Campden Wealth as CEO for the Americas.
Rosenthal, who has served as IPI executive director since Campden Wealth's acquisition of the organization in 2011, will enhance her focus on overseeing services and content for IPI member families. Berger will be responsible for strategic planning and business development, operations and new technology initiatives in North and South America for UK-based Campden Wealth. Both executives, based in New York, will report to Dominic Samuelson, CEO, Campden Wealth.
"These appointments mark the next chapter in Campden Wealth's growth. With Mindy continuing and expanding her leadership of IPI, and David coming on board, we see exciting opportunities for our business in the U.S., and overall in North and South America," Samuelson said. "Campden is committed to serving the global wealth community of family businesses and family offices. We remain focused on building the preeminent membership network of significant wealth owners, and delivering a vibrant and engaging next generation program."
Rosenthal is a specialist in the wealth management needs of ultra-high net worth individuals and families with a focus on alternative investments and holistic family office services. She joined Campden Wealth as a managing director in 2007. Previously, she was the conference editorial director at MARHedge and an executive editor at Institutional Investor.
"I am so pleased to be able to devote my efforts exclusively to our IPI families in this broadened leadership role, and to welcome David. His focus on macro strategy and business development initiatives will complement nicely my concentration on our member families," Rosenthal said. "We will continue to deliver best in class service, product innovation and real value to our members and community through information, education and facilitating families sharing intelligence with each other."
Berger joins Campden Wealth from Asia Executive Solutions, a Hong Kong-based consultancy he founded that advised professional and financial services clients entering Asian markets. Previously, he served as the head of participant services for Asia Pacific at the Frontier Strategy Group, a CEO-only network focused on sharing best business practices regionally and globally. Berger, who holds a Juris Doctor degree from New York University School of Law, began his career at the law firm of O'Melveny & Myers LLP in Washington, DC.
"I am very excited to be working with Dominic, Mindy and the entire team at Campden Wealth and IPI," Berger said. "Campden Wealth is the leading global organization serving ultra-affluent families and their family offices, founded on exceptional service and product presentation delivered by outstanding people. I look forward to spearheading our growth and expansion in North and South America."
About Campden Wealth
Campden Wealth (www.campdenwealth.com), founded in 1987, provides education, news, research, conferences and other networking opportunities to principals of ultra-high net worth financial and business-owning families, and the family office executives and trusted advisors who serve them. Campden produces global conferences and proprietary research serving the ultra-high net worth, multigenerational family community, as well as Campden FO (Family Office) and Campden FB (Family Business) and Campden NXG (Next Generation), three market-leading magazines and websites that inform this highly targeted audience. Campden Wealth is a global business with offices in London, New York and Singapore.
The Institute for Private Investors (IPI) (www.memberlink.net) is a trusted provider of educational and networking resources for ultra-high net worth investors. Celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2012, IPI provides a safe haven for investors to communicate with each other, and their advisors, about their wealth management approach. IPI offers education and an online network to 1,100 investors and has offices in New York and San Francisco. In 1999, IPI created the nation's first private wealth management curriculum for principals and continues to collaborate on weeklong programs with The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. An affiliated company, the Investor Education Collaborative, LLC, was formed in 2004 to offer experiential educational formats and online classes. IPI is a subsidiary of Campden Wealth.
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