Alison R. Smith


Rethink Capital Partners

Alison R. Smith is a Partner at Rethink Capital Partners. Rethink Capital Partners is the impact investment platform. Rethink focuses on financial and social returns including gender equity, education, health, environmental sustainability, economic empowerment, and community development. Alison has over 15 years of experience in working with families and foundations. In 2017, Alison entered the impact investing space and joined Cornerstone Capital Group as Managing Director. Cornerstone is a registered investment advisor, that serves clients who want their investments to contribute to a more sustainable and inclusive world without sacrificing financial performance. Alison is a graduate from Fordham University Graduate School of Business with an MBA in Finance and Marketing. She earned her BA at Ithaca College. Alison served on the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society Advisory Board and regularly gives time as a mentor of a teen mother through the Big Brothers Big Sisters Program.

An investment philosophy that Alison believes is that “All investments have impact.”