Solomon (Sol) Halpern joined Green Alpha’s Advisory Board in May of 2013. He is President of Highlander Wealth, a mindful finance company dedicated to creating a better world. Highlander seamlessly blends full-service investment advice and insurance solutions with caring support for its family of clients. Sol has 17 years of experience in the financial markets and managing businesses. His broad investment background includes creating proprietary equity and bond investment strategies, managing outside managers, and structuring and analyzing private investments – with a specialty in private credit. Sol brings over 25 years of mindfulness meditation practice to his professional life as well, which is essential to his investment management practice and business goals.
Sol received a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Relations with distinction from McGill University in 1997 and holds a Series 65 Uniform Investment Advisor License. As a volunteer, Sol has been running leadership training summer camps for 10-16 year olds for over 20 years; and is actively engaged in issues affecting education. Sol serves, or has served, on boards and as an advisor for a number of charitable and private organizations. Sol is married and has two sons.