Carly E. Howard, JD, LLM, Asgard’s head of fund operations, has over 12 years’ experience in banking, law and entrepreneurship.


Carly joined Asgard in 2017 from a career in financial services for family office and high net worth clients. She has extensive experience in wealth strategies consulting with major US banks including CIBC Atlantic Trust, Wells Fargo and BB&T Wealth. Prior to working with financial institutions, Carly earned law (Juris Doctorate) and legal master’s (LLM) degrees, practiced law with large US law firms and taught as a law school professor. Carly’s entrepreneurial ventures include angel investor / COO for a cosmetics startup sold in 2017.


A frequent author and speaker, Carly can be seen in The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Miami Herald, Trusts & Estates Magazine and Regional Bus. Journal (“Forty Under 40”). Carly’s contributions to humankind include service as NEXUS impact investor, PhilanthroFest co-founder and Kula Project board member.