Ed is the founding partner of Pleiad Capital Management and has over 30 years of experience in the capital markets with a 10-year commitment to the Wellness space. His experience in the LOHAS arena spans both his work in venture capital and his recent extension of the theme to the intersection of the Wellness Economy and Sports. Ed is now the Managing Director and Co-Skipper of Pleiad Racing, an offshore sailboat race team whose sponsors are all in the Wellness space. The Mission of Pleiad Racing is to create commercial, educational and emotional value for all of its stakeholders. By fielding a successful ocean racing team around the Atlantic Basin Pleiad blends commerce, education and sport into a wellness nexus that promotes personal and planetary vitality.