Walter Schubert, a third generation member of the New York Stock Exchange is the Founder and CEO of GFN.com: The Gay Financial Network™ He is also the Founder, Chairman and CEO of The Schubert Group LLC, a global management consulting firm, and Schubert Group International, LLC (SGI)., a NASD broker/dealer.
With over 30 years experience on Wall Street in the Financial Services Industry, and as the first openly gay member of the NYSE, his extensive knowledge and experience in the securities business, coupled with his initiative in creating The Gay Financial Network have earned Schubert a well-deserved reputation as a recognized leader within both the U.S. financial service and LGBT communities.
In 2000 Walter Schubert was elected to the National Board of Directors of Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbian and Gays (PFLAG). He currently serves as Board Treasurer.
In 2003 Walter Schubert was a Founding member of the Board of Directors of the National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce, a non profit organization whose mission is to serve the interests of America’s LGBT owned and operated businesses. He currently serves as its Chairman.