Robert Smith
Founder, ICV

Robert entered Wall Street 20 years ago with lessons passed down from four generations of family members who worked in the investment industry before him. Since 2006, he has worked for, advised and co-invested with Family Offices, while serving in capacities that involved sourcing investment opportunities, conducting company and manager due diligence, and raising capital. Over the course of his career, he has managed sales desks and trading desks at large financial institutions, where he built a Fund Investor network. He led in profitability at three firms: once while working in a trading capacity and twice while working in a sales capacity. He is Founder of ICV; Partner of Merchant Liquidity Fund; a member of the Business Strategy Advisory Board of New Frontier Bio; Senior Advisor for Fundraising and Partnerships to the Permanent Secretariat of the World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates; Senior Advisor to Millenia Music and Chair of the EARTH’S CALL Global Brain Trust / Finance; and, he serves on the Boards of Childhood Cancer Kids, The Children’s Village, Tuesday’s Children, and The Harmon Foundation. He holds the Series 7, 24, 55, 63 & 79 licenses.