The KLER Team

John Cornfield

Senior Advisor


John has over 35 years experience in management consulting, private equity, economic development and asset management.   Previously he was a senior economic official for the Governor of California, where he led global trade and investment missions, and as an analyst and researcher for a consulting firm provided reports to major corporations.   John helped build out an asset management firm which was sold to Morgan Stanley and provided board assistance to 6 early stage start ups which went public and/or were acquired.   

Currently John is a Founding Partner at Kidbrooke Funds, a private investment firm providing capital for carbon projects and carbon trading.   John was educated at UCSD, Stanford and the London School of Economics.