Harold A. Hallstein IV
Hal has been advising families and institutions on investment strategy since founding the Sankala Group in 2010.
He previously worked as a Fund Analyst for RCG Capital Advisors, a long-short equity investment partnership. While there he assisted with the launch of HedgeMark International, a separately managed account platform for alternative equity strategies that was ultimately acquired by BNY Mellon in 2014. He began his career working as a Project Manager for Wisdom Publications, a non-profit publisher of Buddhist books.
Hal currently serves, and previously chaired the board of directors of the Winter Wildlands Alliance, a national non-profit based in Boise, ID. that advocates for access and preservation on behalf of backcountry skiers, teaches youth snow science, and produces the Backcountry Film Festival.
He also served and chaired Boulder’s Open Space Board of Trustees (OSBT), providing oversight and acquisitions for Boulder’s 46,000+ acre Open Space and Mountain Parks Departmentpublic lands funded by the nation’s first sales tax for conservation in 1967.
Hal received his B.A. in 2003, magna cum laude, from Colby College in an independent regional study of Asia. He holds the Uniform Investment Advisor Law license.