Chief Operating Officer

Fred Skolnick

Fred is a management consultant, business advisor and solutions specialist, who has spent three decades working in senior leadership roles in financial, technology and professional services organizations across 3 different continents, including over 20 years spent at Goldman Sachs and Nomura Securities in Japan, Hong Kong and Singapore.

His career has spanned all operational areas of these enterprises, including strategy, sales, finance, risk, technology, legal, compliance and all people related functions. He has a unique global perspective having lived and worked in the five cities which constitute the world’s major financial centres while bringing the added dimensions of his prior experiences as a trained lawyer, an adviser to one of the most prominent leadership institutes in Asia and an Advisory Board member to a leading sales and business development training platform in Singapore, in positions of global responsibility.

He has been at the center of mergers, acquisitions, large scale team hires, senior leadership changes and transformation of all types including personally driving two successful sales of businesses to completion, which defied all odds. Fred has a Bachelor of Science from Cornell University, a Juris Doctor from Fordham University School of Law and was admitted to the New York State Bar. His most significant role is serving as a proud parent and primary caregiver for his five children.

Fred is one of the earliest supporters of Earth 300 having started as an advisor, friend and mentor to the Earth 300 Founder then becoming an investor and now is an active core team contributor and Board Member.




Start-Ups, Banking, Management Consulting