Charles D. Carey, managing partner of CIG Capital in Lansing, an alternative investment firm that possesses a 100 percent funding model and has a portfolio of more than $10 billion, has been accepted into Forbes Finance Council.
The council is an invitation only community for executives in accounting, financial planning, wealth and asset management, and investment firms.
A review committee selected Carey based on the depth and diversity of his experience. The criteria for acceptance include a track record of successfully impacting business growth metrics, as well as personal and professional accolades and honors.
“We are honored to welcome Charles D. Carey into the community,” says Scott Gerber, founder of Forbes Councils, the collective that includes Forbes Finance Council. “Our mission with Forbes Councils is to bring together proven leaders from every industry, creating a curated, social capital-driven network that helps every member grow professionally and make an even greater impact on the business world.”
Carey’s acceptance into the council has allowed him access into a variety of exclusive opportunities designed to aid him in reaching increased professional influence.
“I’d like to thank Scott and the review board for this opportunity to be part of such a prestigious group of subject matter experts in the financial industry,” Carey says. “As a Forbes Council member, I look forward to sharing my insights into the financial industry and how my team and I set out to change the financial lending industry.”
CIG Capital’s 100 percent funding approach simplifies the process with less approval restrictions and contracts, translating to projects to beginning efficiently. Companies can focus their attention on the project itself and work on their business models and development to bring finalized ideas to the market. CIG’s portfolio includes companies in health care insurance, alternative lending, venture capital, FinTech, real estate, and more.