CEO & Co-Founder
Abacus Wealth Partners
Brent Kessel is the Co-Founder and CEO of Abacus Wealth Partners, a $3.9 billion impact wealth management firm, whose mission is to expand what’s possible with money. Abacus' 40 advisors help purpose-driven families and organizations define their most important social values and financial goals, and then manage their financial resources in service of both. Abacus has been a dedicated impact investment advisor for over 20 years, provided seed funding for the world’s first sustainable index mutual funds, and was an early anchor investor in several of the most successful and impactful private equity funds in industry history. Brent has taught impact investing at MIT, been featured on the front page of the Wall Street Journal and the cover of Yoga Journal, and his book, It's Not About the Money, was named one of the top five business books of the year by Kiplinger's Personal Finance Magazine.