SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- CamberView Partners, LLC, the leading source of independent, investor-led advice for public companies on shareholder activism and investor engagement, is pleased to announce that Troy A. Paredes, a former Commissioner of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and founder of Paredes Strategies LLC, has joined the firm as a Senior Advisor.
"Troy brings to CamberView a wealth of insight and relationships that span the investor, governance and regulatory communities," said Abe M. Friedman, CEO of CamberView. "His expertise in securities and corporate law and leadership experience as a former SEC Commissioner will be an invaluable resource for our clients seeking to understand the changing dynamics in Washington. Troy will be an important addition to our world-class team of Senior Advisors as we continue to expand our service offerings to meet the needs of the changing market."
Mr. Paredes is the founder of Paredes Strategies LLC, a firm that advises companies on financial regulation, corporate governance, compliance and governmental and regulatory affairs. He also serves as an expert and advisor in government investigations and in litigation involving securities and corporate law.
From 2008 – 2013, Mr. Paredes served as a Commissioner of the SEC, having been appointed by President George W. Bush. At the SEC, he was a strong advocate for small business, the promotion of capital formation, solving the information overload problem and rigorous cost-benefit analysis.
Prior to his service in government, Mr. Paredes was a Professor of Law at Washington University in St. Louis, joining the faculty after having worked as a corporate lawyer. Currently, he is a Distinguished Scholar in Residence at NYU School of Law and a Lecturer of Law at Harvard Law School. He also has served as a Distinguished Policy Fellow and Lecturer at the University of Pennsylvania Law School.
Mr. Paredes serves on the board of directors of Electronifie Inc. and is a member of the board of advisors of StreetShares, Inc. He holds a bachelor's degree in economics from the University of California, Berkeley, and earned his J.D. from Yale Law School.
"Increasingly, a company's success can depend on its insight into investor perspectives about key governance, strategic and regulatory matters," commented Troy Paredes. "The value of understanding your investors will only grow in importance in the coming years, and CamberView's team has the unique insight needed to keep corporate boards and management ahead of the curve. I look forward to working closely with CamberView to grow their advisory offerings and provide additional viewpoints into successful strategies for investor engagement."
About CamberView Partners
CamberView Partners is the leading provider of investor-led advice to public companies on engagement and shareholder relations, activism and contested situations, sustainability and complex corporate governance matters. CamberView helps its clients succeed by providing unique insight into investors' perspectives on long-term value creation, interpreting the evolving governance landscape and creating proactive strategies to stay ahead of investor challenges.
Governance Advisory • Shareholder Engagement
Activism Defense • Contested and Complex M&A • Say on Pay
Sustainability • IPO Governance • IR Advisory
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