Adam J  Epstein

Adam J Epstein

Founder, Third Creek Advisors

Adam J. Epstein is a former institutional investor, and, now, an advisor to CEOs and boards of small-cap companies through his firm, Third Creek Advisors, LLC. He speaks monthly at corporate governance and investor conferences and has appeared globally more than 100 times since 2012. Mr. Epstein is a key contributor to Nasdaq’s Amplify small-cap content initiative and is a teacher and mentor at the Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center. He writes the “Entrepreneurial Governance” column for Directorship magazine, he’s the author of The Perfect Corporate Board: A Handbook for Mastering the Unique Challenges of Small-Cap Companies (McGraw Hill, 2012), and he’s a contributing author to The Handbook of Board Governance: A Comprehensive Guide for Public, Private and Not for Profit Board Members (Wiley, 2016). In June 2017, The Perfect Corporate Board was the #1 ranked corporate governance book on Amazon.com, and, in June 2016, The Handbook of Board Governance was the #1 “New Release” in corporate governance on Amazon.com. Prior to founding Third Creek, Mr. Epstein co-founded and was a principal of Enable Capital Management, LLC. During his tenure, Enable’s special situation hedge funds invested in more than 500 small-cap financings. Mr. Epstein has been featured in The Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg Businessweek, and on Nasdaq Livestream and CNN Presents, and he has testified in front of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. He earned a Juris Doctor from Boston University, and a Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, from Vassar College.