Marc Tannous

Managing Director

As a Managing Director and ESG / Impact subject matter expert at Silver Leaf Partners, Marc represents a range of managers and companies seeking capital from institutional allocators, primarily in alternative asset classes, whose strategies integrate ESG / Impact and sustainability standards and metrics.  Marc provides advisory consulting, including ESG / Impact investing guidance and marketing due diligence, in support of capital introduction for his corporate and fund mandates.  He is a SASB FSA Credential Holder and holds FINRA Series 7 and 63 registrations. 

Marc has served in a range of financial, entrepreneurial, and leadership roles over the last two decades, including over 10 years in commercial banking at BB&T (now Truist).  Prior to joining Silver Leaf Partners, Marc completed his MPA in 2019 in International Finance and Economic Policy, with an additional focus on ESG and Impact Investing, at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs. At Columbia, Marc led several ESG / Impact Investing projects, incorporating SDG goals and a range of ESG ratings metrics, and cultivated partnerships within the industry. Marc has significant experience and training in multi-stakeholder impact program development and management, including strategy and theory of change implementation. Marc earned his MBA in 2005.  He holds FINRA series 7 and 63 securities licenses.