Senior Advisor, United States
Focused on delivering results with a smile, Joan’s core expertise is in harnessing capital to grow businesses. She brings more than two decades of experience working in senior financial, advisory and sales roles to her current work that involves strategic planning, B Corp certification, socially responsible business development and risk management. A global citizen, Joan spent more than 18 years living in Asia Pacific and has also lived in Europe and central America. She is a keen linguist, having mastered multiple languages in adulthood, with fluency in English and German, plus knowing intermediate Spanish and Japanese, and conversational Italian.
A Tai Chi enthusiast and landscape oil painter, Joan lives on a lovely lagoon in the San Francisco Bay area, and spends part of the year in Northern Europe.