Vincent Molinari is the CEO of Ouisa Capital, LLC (FINRA Registered Broker Dealer) and Managing Director of Ouisa, LLC. Mr. Molinari was previously the CEO and Co-Founder of Gate Global Impact, Inc.- now Eclat Impact, LLC, a subsidiary of Ouisa, LLC, where he serves on its Board of Directors. Mr. Molinari has nearly 3 decades of experience as a licensed person in the securities industry where he began his career at Lehman Brothers and later at Janney Montgomery Scott.
Mr. Molinari is a nationally recognized Thought Leader in the investment industry and is an active Global Speaker on Market Infrastructure, Capital Formation, Impact Investing, and The JOBS Act. He has also served as the Correspondent for Impact Investing for Clear Channel. He has been invited to testify before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Financial Services, Subcommittee on Capital Markets, and Government Sponsored Enterprises. Mr. Molinari has also testified before The Securities and Exchange Commission's Advisory Committee on Small and Emerging Companies regarding secondary market liquidity. He has participated in authoring 16 Comment Letters to the SEC, Proposals for Rule Changes, and Amendments to Securities Laws. In addition, he consults with members of Congress and Senate on these issues.
He believes new market infrastructure brings transparency, efficiency, and liquidity to the unstructured global alternative asset markets His vision is based on the core beliefs that "actionable knowledge" drives investments and that technology can close the gap between traditional and emerging alternative markets. Vince believes opening the private market for investment can spearhead economic growth and job creation. The company's initiatives in Impact Investing reflect a commitment to bringing positive change through financial innovation.
Mr. Molinari has been quoted and published in a wide range of business media including the Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Forbes, Bloomberg News, CNNTech, CSRwire, Techcrunch, TriplePundit Advance Trading and Securities Technology Monitor.
Some of his Awards and Honors include: United Nations Global Compact 2013 Leaders Summit Delegate, 2014 Kingonomics Emancipation of Capital Award: Emerging Markets, 2016 Impact Frederick Douglas Award: Male Champion of Global Women's Equality, IGD Frontier 100 Leader.