Ed Cesare is a financial professional with 30 years in the capital markets. Over his career Ed has established a strong track record of returns. He has served as a line manager and board member in both public and private companies.
Ed is a past President of the Board of Trustees of King School in Stamford, Connecticut and remains an advisor to the Board. During his term as President, the School was able to achieve an impressive list of accomplishments in the areas of advancement, board development and general governance. This experience, along with his service as a board member in the for-profit sector enable Ed to offer valuable governance consulting services to both non-profit and for-profit organizations through PleiadConsulting.
Ed is an avid and accomplished sailor and ocean racer. He campaigned his Class40 as Pleiad Racing in three Atlantic Cups, a Bermuda Race and a number of other offshore events. He navigates regularly for highly competitive offshore teams and overall has logged over 100,000 miles of competitive offshore sailing. He serves as Commodore of the Storm Trysail Club and is a past Commodore of Norwalk Yacht Club. Ed is also a Trustee of the New York Yacht Club and a member of the Royal Ocean Racing Club.