The Wales Capital team come from all over the world, with broad diversity of educational and professional backgrounds — all bound by a shared passion for problem solving and a drive to have a significant impact in the world.

We are the trusted advisor and counselor to startup businesses, influential businesses and institutions in the world.  We are a global organization bringing the best experts from around the world and from our external network to each engagement.  We value diversity. The richness of our backgrounds give Wales Capital the range of expertise we need to tackle our clients’ most complex problems.

We are diverse, but we all have one thing in common: we are exceptional problem solvers. We bring intellectual curiosity and a passion for world-shaping impact to each new challenge.

Kim Wales, is the founder and CEO of Wales Capital and CrowdBureau. For 17 years prior, Kim served as an international banking consultant leading projects across varying sectors that included fund administration, cash management solutions, trust and company management, mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, risk management and compliance.

Kim is a sought-after thought leader who is ranked as one of the Top 10 Most Influential people in Equity Crowdfunding. Kim writes for several publications and is a frequent speaker at global events who has been quoted in media including the New York Times, Forbes, Business Week, The Deal, Black Enterprise and featured on Bloomberg-TV and BBC-TV. Kim was an invited panelist at 2013 SEC Government – Business Forum on Small Business Capital Formation on Crowdfunding: Crystal ball – Now that you raised the money, what’s next for the company and the markets?

Kim is a Board member of the Crowdfund Intermediary Regulatory Advocates (CFIRA), CF50 and the former Chairman of the Crowdfunding Professional Association (CfPA).

Kim’s client list includes the Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited, Morgan Stanley, Chase Manhattan Bank, Depository Trust Clearing Corp., Securities Industry Automated Corp. (NYSE and AMEX) and Prudential. One year before founding Wales Capital, Kim served as a CEO of a fund administrator with $6.5 Billion AUA until March 2012.

Harald Frost, PhD. is a Managing Director who has been working for financial institutions since 1993. He has studied business administration and received a doctor’s degree in statistics, with focus on regression and model testing techniques. After working for a German state bank for almost five years, he joined IBM Germany’s business consulting company. Since 2007, has specialized in trading and risk management projects. Over the years he has developed a tool-based approach for highly efficient project communication and documentation, integrating analysis, prototyping, specification and testing in a unified framework.

Harald has written several publications with Ludwig Fahrmeir on Statistical Modelling and Model testing. Member of Ludwig Fahrmeir's research team.