Laurie Shahon


Owner at Wilton Capital Group

Owner at Wilton Capital Group and investor in several services & tech companies, investor in Restaurant Chains such as PF Chang, and a board member in over 15 Publicly traded companies

Laurie M. Shahon is an Independent Trustee of RPT Realty. Ms. Shahon is the President of Wilton Capital Group, a private direct investment firm she founded in 1994 that makes principal investments in later-stage ventures and medium-sized buyouts. She previously held investment banking positions with Morgan Stanley and Salomon Brothers. Ms. Shahon was a director of KCG Holdings, Inc. (and its predecessor) from 2006 until its sale in 2017 and served on its Nominating and Governance Committee, Compensation Committee and Audit and Finance Committee. She is currently a director of Boston Mutual Life Insurance Company and its wholly-owned subsidiary Life Insurance Company of Boston and New York. Ms. Shahon received an A.B. in English and Political Science from Wellesley College and an M.B.A. in Finance and International Business from Columbia University. She is a former Adjunct Professor of Finance at Columbia Business School. Ms. Shahon has served on the boards of more than ten public companies over the past 25 years, including The Bombay Company, Inc., Eddie Bauer Holdings, Inc and Kitty Hawk Inc, and more.