Successfully partnering with investment managers and limited partners since 2001
Founded in 2001, Forum Capital Partners is a leading, independent placement agent and fundraising advisor to top-tier private investment managers. Forum partners with both established and emerging managers seeking to diversify and enhance their investor base by raising institutional capital for buyout, growth equity, real estate, infrastructure, natural resources, secondary and other private investment strategies on a global basis. Forum provides investment managers with comprehensive fund advisory and placement services for primary, direct and secondary mandates.
Forum was founded by Jeffrey Stern and Robert Schwabe as the successor to the private equity business they built and managed at CIBC Oppenheimer and its predecessor firm. Jeff and Bob have worked together since 1994 and have raised nearly $10 billion in institutional capital for private investment funds, direct private equity deals, and secondary transactions globally.