Deep-Dive Panel Discussions on Topics that Matter Most to You

Check back as more breakout sessions speakers are confirmed. *Speakers subject to change.

 

Monday, 1:45-2:45 p.m.

ENVIRONMENTAL, SOCIAL AND GOVERNANCE (ESG)

 

  • MODERATOR: Dr. Maarten Biermans, Head of ESG Policy, Rabobank
  • Adam Black, Head of ESG & Sustainability, Coller Capital
  • Natasha Buckley, Investment Practices Manager – Private equity & Property, Principles for Responsible Investment
  • Mike DiPiano, Managing General Partner, NewSpring Capital

 

CHINA: INVESTMENT OUTLOOK

 

  • MODERATOR: Susanna Fuchsbrunner, Partner, LUTHER
  • Andrew Huntley, Senior Managing Director, BDA Partners
  • Edward Radcliffe, Partner, Vermilion Partners
  • Huarong Tang, Managing Director, Arion Capital Limited

 

CYBERSECURITY AND DATA PROTECTION

 

  • MODERATOR: Ute Mueller, Partner, Duane Morris LLP
  • Juval Aviv, President & CEO, Interfor Inc.
  • Jonathan Bamford, Head of Parliament and Government Affairs, Information Commissioner’s Office
  • Chad Allan Neale, Managing Director, ACA Aponix

 

Monday, 4:45-5:45 p.m.

M&A UPDATE AND TRENDS

 

  • MODERATOR: Douglas A. Trafelet, Managing Director, PitchBook Data, Inc.
  • Bruce K. Fenton, Partner, Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • Mike Hinchliffe, Head of Sales, Merrill Corporation
  • Richard Shaw, Investment Director, Growth Capital Partners

 

EASTERN EUROPEAN INVESTMENT TRENDS & OPPORTUNITIES

 

 

HOW CAN READINESS DRIVE A REVOLUTION?

 

 

Tuesday, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

TECHNOLOGY, MEDIA & TELECOMMUNICATIONS

 

  • MODERATOR: Tommy Seddon, Principal, Origination, The Riverside Company
  • Dominic Emery, Managing Director, Raymond James
  • Mohammed Hamza, Senior Analyst, Media, S&P Global Intelligence
  • David Hellier, Partner, Bertram Capital

 

LEVERAGED FINANCE & DEBT PANEL

 

  • MODERATOR: Toby Mitchenall, Senior Editor, Private Equity, PEI
  • Shanan Dunstan, Partner, Banking, Berwin Leighton Paisner
  • Jeremy Harrison, Regional Group Head, Senior Vice President and Senior Business Development Officer – Business Capital, Bank of America Merrill Lynch 
  • Chris Smith, Partner, Clearwater International