Founder and CEO
Rebecca Corbin founded Corbin Advisors in 2007.
Ms. Corbin is a capital markets expert and with nearly 20 years of experience, is a trusted advisor to boards, C-suite executives and investor relations professionals. Her areas of expertise encompass a deep understanding of the institutional investor landscape, value creation strategies, and capital markets activities, including M&A, separations, restructurings/transformations, crisis situations and IPOs.
Rebecca serves as Editor-in-chief of Inside The Buy-side®, the firm’s leading-edge research publication, which identifies and tracks changes in global investor sentiment. Presenting on the firm’s research and best practices, Rebecca serves as external speaker at corporate meetings, conferences and is a recurring contributor on CNBC’s Squawk on the Street.
Prior to founding Corbin Advisors, Rebecca was a vice president with Thomson Reuters and began her career as a stock surveillance analyst, tracking institutional trading and money flows for Media & Entertainment and Cable companies. In 2003, she established and led Thomson’s perception study business and, in 2005, was recognized for her contribution to the company and honored with the Award of Excellence for Entrepreneurial Spirit.
Ms. Corbin received a B.A. in Business Management from Washington College, where she graduated cum laude and with thesis honors. She was the inaugural recipient of the Schottland Business Leadership Award and presented with the Business Management Award, the department’s highest continuing honor. Rebecca was honored with the Alumni Horizon Ribbon Award for outstanding leadership, service and scholarship in 2011 and the Hartford Business Journal’s 40 Under Forty Award in 2016. In 2018, she was the inaugural recipient of the Junior Achievement of Southwest New England Entrepreneurial Award. In 2019, Rebecca received Hartford Business Journal’s Annual Women in Business Award, which recognizes outstanding Connecticut-based female CEOs, entrepreneurs and senior-level executives who have mastered their industry and are admired by the business community.
Ms. Corbin is a member of the National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) and the National Investor Relations Institute (NIRI), where she has held several leadership positions.
Ms. Corbin serves on the boards for Washington College, The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts and The Hartford Symphony Orchestra. She is President of the Jim and Rebecca Loree Foundation, a not-for-profit charitable organization that she co-founded with her husband in 2009. Rebecca resides in Central, CT with her husband and their four daughters.