The Sovereign Society’s highly qualified Council of Experts consists of carefully chosen professionals located in select tax and asset havens around the world. Our experts have spent their careers discovering the best global investments, the safest tax havens and the most secure devices in which to protect your assets.
Listed below are just a handful of the experts we’ve identified in the world of offshore investing. But accessing detailed information about our experts, including how to contact them, is a members-only benefit.
Our global network of banks, investment specialists, financial consultants, and legal professionals has proven itself over the last 13 years to thousands of Sovereign Society members. These experts are the best in the business.
Erika Nolan – Publisher, The Sovereign Society
Erika Nolan began her career in the health care industry as a public relations and marketing executive for a US$3 billion, publicly traded company. She acted as the company spokesperson, directed all marketing strategies and oversaw the integration of new company acquisitions. Ms. Nolan directed a change leadership initiative for Integrated Health Services to improve the company’s overall operations and increase U.S. market share.
In 1998, she was recruited to be the Senior Publisher for The Sovereign Society, an offshore, asset protection and international finance organization. She has brought with her an extensive knowledge of marketing and operational expertise, which has contributed to our high record of success. Ms. Nolan travels extensively throughout Europe, the Caribbean and Central America.
Jeff D. Opdyke – Investment Director and Editor of The Sovereign Individual, and Profit Seeker
As a lifelong world traveler, Jeff Opdyke has been investing directly in the international markets since 1995, making him one of the true pioneers of foreign trading. These days, he is the editor of the Profit Seeker and The Sovereign Individual, the Sovereign Society’s monthly asset protection and investment newsletter.
Jeff’s passion is finding the renegade plays “on the ground” in overseas markets, and uncovering those explosive trends long before they become mainstream.
In addition to his passion and talent for investing “in country,” Jeff has written about personal finance, family finance and the investment markets for The Wall Street Journal for almost two decades, including the Journal’s nationally syndicated “Love & Money” column. His work has been published in upward of 80 newspapers nationwide.
He is also the author of six books, including Financially Ever After and Piggybanking: Preparing Your Financial Life for Kids and Your Kids for a Financial Life.
Robert E. Bauman, JD – Legal Counsel, Editor of Offshore Confidential and Chairman of Freedom Alliance
Robert E. “Bob” Bauman, legal counsel to The Sovereign Society, serves on its board of directors and was the founding editor of The Sovereign Society Offshore A-Letter, more than a decade ago.
Sovereign Society members and many others know Bob as the prolific author of many articles, reports and books. His writings have appeared in The Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, National Review, Human Events and many other publications.
He is the author of The Gentleman from Maryland (Hearst Book Publishing, 1985), and many Sovereign Society publications including The Complete Guide to Offshore Residency, Dual Citizenship & Second Passports (9th ed. 2011), Where to Stash Your Cash: Offshore Financial Centers of the World (6th ed. 2011), Swiss Money Secrets (2008), Panama Money Secrets (2005), Forbidden Knowledge (7th ed. 2011), and The Offshore Money Manual (Society, 2000).
Bob is also the Chairman of The Freedom Alliance, your one-stop reference point for up-to-date, critical information about protecting your wealth and freeing yourself from unnecessary taxes and government oversight.
Evaldo Albuquerque – Editor of Pure Income & Retirement Strategist
Evaldo Albuquerque is one of the top young traders in America today. This native Brazilian has achieved a level of accuracy rarely seen. Of course, past performance does not guarantee future results, but Evaldo is one of the few analysts we know, who’s been able to tap into the best opportunities to generate safe, steady monthly income. As editor of Pure Income, Evaldo shares those off-the radar opportunities and his best research with his Pure Income subscribers.
As editor of Retirement Strategist, he tells subscribers how to adjust their portfolios according to market conditions. Each week, Evaldo reveals which assets, sectors and countries to favor and which ones to avoid.
Chris Orr – Editor of Weather Trader
Chis joined The Sovereign Society in 2013 as editor of Weather Trader, a weekly issue providing a detailed look at weather events and trends which create opportunities for us in different industries. He also sends out periodic trade alerts and seasonal outlooks to his subscribers.
His 30-plus year career in meteorology has allowed him to work with a broad array of businesses and government agencies worldwide, from aviation and construction to power utilities. He began forecasting extreme weather events for commodity traders more than 20 years ago and has been called on by hedge funds for advice on how weather affects businesses, marrying his two passions.
Chris has worked as a supervisor for one of the largest commercial weather services and has owned three small consulting firms. He has been asked to provide written testimony to Congress on weather policy, served in local government and has lectured at universities on extreme weather. The American Meteorological Society designated Chris a Certified Consulting Meteorologist in 1997.
Before joining The Sovereign Society, he worked as a financial analyst at Itau International where he was involved in developing portfolios for clients in Latin America. A native of Brazil, Evaldo spent 3 years attending law school before coming to the U.S. to complete a degree in finance and then an MBA at the University of Miami. He also holds the Chartered Market Technician professional designation. As a student of the global markets for the past 10 years, Evaldo has highly sought-after perspective on dividend stocks and global macro investment ideas.