Bridget is the Founder and CEO of The Global 51. She is responsible for managing the day-to-day activities. Bridget is a second-generation family office professional. She has spent her career serving the family office ecosystem globally. Her experience includes working with them from an investment opportunity level to back-office solutions, and on the governance side with both family businesses and family offices. Bridget’s greatest strength is her passion for learning about what a company’s or family’s needs are in order to develop a strategy around it so that she could effectively help a particular family or business. For over 10 years, Bridget has developed a world-class reputation for curating bespoke events and introductions for cross-sector people and companies. She has cultivated deep connections within the family office, corporate company, and the institutional space.
Through her industry-wide happy hours she is able to curate a safe space for everyone that participates in order to create a cross pollination of ideas, personalities, and opportunities between a broad combination of families, industries, and cultures. This led to Bridget founding the NextGen Leaders Network in the fall of 2014. Bridget has successfully grown networks of next generation family members, political leaders, and other successful leaders in 5 cities.