Mr. Jared Carney is the Vice-Chairman of McKinley Management’s Board of Directors and actively involved in the firm’s product development and sales and marketing initiatives. Jared founded Lightdale, a global holding and strategic advisory firm, in 2012, as the natural evolution of a career spent building companies and relentlessly forging partnerships with business leaders, influential philanthropists, and government officials across the globe. Prior to Lightdale, Jared served as Chief Strategy & Marketing Officer at the Milken Institute working closely with its Chairman, Michael Milken. Before joining the institute, Jared was a pioneer in the Internet/high-tech, and media industries where he successfully founded, launched, or helped build disruptive companies and technologies which he helped steer to successful exits. Jared sits on a number of boards, including The Arctic Circle, was the co-founder of the Arctic Maritime Exchange, and founded the California Fund.