The board of Copperfield Advisory is chaired by Jim McCann, who is also the chairman of Clarim Holdings. Jim is the founder and executive chairman of 1-800-FLOWERS.COM (NASDAQ:FLWS), and an active investor in Copperfield Advisory via Clarim Holdings. Jim also serves as a director for The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE:SMG) and International Game Technology PLC (NYSE:IGT), as well as for several non-profit organizations.
Copperfield Advisory is led day-to-day by its majority shareholder and managing partner, Andy Whitehouse. Andy is an experienced advisor to senior executives and political leaders, having served as chief communications officer for both publicly-traded and privately-held corporations, as chief marketing officer for a public company, and as a UK government policymaker. He serves as a Board member of Copperfield Advisory.
Paul Stamoulis serves alongside Andy and Jim on the Copperfield Advisory board as the firm’s non-executive corporate secretary. Paul is Senior Managing Director and Head of Clarim Holdings, responsible for the origination and execution of its investments, and the development of the Clarim family of companies. Before Clarim, Paul served as a Managing Director and the Global Head of Fixed Income Origination for Scotiabank, as well as a board member of Scotia Capital (USA) and executive committee member for Global Banking & Markets across the US, Latin America/Central America, and the Caribbean.
The directors of the Board share a strong belief in ethical behavior and in good governance. It is the Board’s responsibility to ensure that the firm adheres to the highest standards in its client work and talent management. Beyond those commitments, the Board strongly believes that the company has responsibilities to the communities that it works in, and to society more broadly.
The Copperfield team believes that effective communication is not only an essential business practice, but a driver of better corporate behavior. By helping companies tell their story, the firm has the power to change the way that its clients think about their reputation and legacy; to embed ethical behavior, pushing for higher standards; and to promote better business. Copperfield only undertakes work that we can take pride in, and that supports sustainable business practices.