Charlie has spent the last 14 years as Managing Partner of C4 Global Communications, a strategic marketing and communications firm with numerous Fortune 500 companies, including General Motors, BMW, Benetton, Montblanc, Bloomberg Media, Sony Pictures Entertainment and Paramount Pictures to name a few. In his role as Managing Partner, Charlie oversees business development opportunities and strategic partnerships on behalf of clients. In 2013 Charlie formed C4 Global Advisors LLC to help clients grow their international businesses in Asia, Africa and the Middle East through strategic partnerships. The advisory group maintains offices in Doha, Qatar and Los Angeles.
Prior to C4, Charlie gained valuable experience early in his career in both commercial real estate and investment banking before spending over a decade as a senior executive with Ticketmaster Publishing, Conde Nast Publications and Miramax Talk Media, a Walt Disney / Hearst Corp. joint venture where he helped develop strategic marketing and advertising programs for clients such as Nike, Toyota and Honda. Charlie has held his California Real Estate Broker and Series 7 and 65 securities investment licenses.
Having grown up in both Europe and the United States, Charlie attended Institut Montana, Switzerland and St. Marks School, Massachusetts before earning his BA in International Relations from the University of Southern California. He is bilingual in German and English and lives in Los Angeles with his family.