Fontainebleau Miami Beach
Fontainebleau Miami Beach, 4441 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33140, USA

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Event Date Wed Feb 16 AST - Fri Feb 18 AST (4 months ago)
In your timezone (EDT): Tue Feb 15 11:00pm - Thu Feb 17 11:00pm
Location Fontainebleau Miami Beach
4441 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33140, USA
Region Americas

The annual symposiums bring together investors, fund managers, bankers and lawyers for education and networking within the fund finance market. FFA hosts annual events in Miami, London, and Asia. The 2020 Symposiums were attended by over 1,700 industry professionals representing over 500 firms.


2022 Speakers

Caroline Abramo
Founder & CEO, Pana LCE

Mike Arougheti

Peter Beardsley
Partner, Loeb & Loeb LLP

Christen Cohen
Director, B of A Securities

Tony Colarusso
Global Head of Private Capital Advisory, Morgan Stanley

Tommy Constantinou
Co-Head of Fund Finance, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Ltd.

Donald Cooley
Associate, Latham & Watkins

Vicky Du
Global Head, Fund Finance, Standard Chartered

Meyer Dworkin
Partner, Davis Polk

Sarah Elliott
Client Coverage and Loan Origination Director, National Australia Bank Limited

Annemieke Emerson
Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Comerica Bank

Dan Falta

Jeff Feinberg
Senior Vice President, City National Bank

Sarah Francis
Partner, Maples Group

Ron Franklin
Partner, Proskauer

Christopher Galletta

Richard Golaszewski
Managing Director, 17Capital

Leslie Goldman
General Partner and Co-founder, The Artemis Fund

Terrence Gregersen
US Head of Capital Call Solutions, Natixis

Andrew Grant
Counsel, Mourant

Tim Hicks
Partner, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

Jocelyn Hirsch
Partner, Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Nick Jordan
Managing Director / Commercial Market Lead, CIBC BANK USA

Sekou Kaalund
JPMorgan’s Corporate and Investment Bank

Ann Richardson Knox
Global Head, Fund Finance, Mayer Brown

Julia Kohen
Partner, Simpson Thacher

Laurie Lawler
Managing Director, Société Générale

Michael Lewis
Best-Selling Author of The Premonition, Moneyball, The Blind Side, and The Big Short

Christina Marsh
Vice President, Nomura

Keenan McBride
Executive Director, Morgan Stanley

Sam Monfared

Shelley Morrison
Head of Fund Finance, abdrn

Jad Nader
Partner, Ogier

Michael O’Connor
Partner, Conyers

Geoff Peck
Partner, Morrison & Foerster

Alex Phillips
Managing Director, PNC

Ryan S. Plasky
Partner, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

Georgina Pullinger
Counsel, Appleby

Natasha Puri
Vice President, Lloyds Bank

Shana Ramirez
Partner, Katten

Ram Rao
Managing Director, Macquarie

Ryan Riordan
Vice President, MUFG Securities

Alistair Russell
Partner, Carey Olsen

Steve Rutkovsky
Ropes & Gray LLP

Darren Schluter
Managing Director, PJT Partners

Eric Schwitzer
Partner, Real Estate Department, Paul Hastings

Konstyantyn Shcherbakov
Head of Alternative Funds Lending, The Bank of New York Mellon

Pramit Sheth
Senior Managing Director, Funds, Kroll Bond Rating Agency

Brent Shultz
Partner, Haynes Boone

Guy Simpson
Head of Equity Fund Resources (EFR), Bridge Bank

Sherri Snelson
Partner, White & Case

Ed Soogrim
Director, Fund Finance & Leveraged Credit, Capital One Bank

Leon Stephenson
Partner, Co-Head Fund Finance, Reed Smith LLP

Patricia Teixeira
Counsel, Ropes & Gray

Julie Thick
Managing Director, J.P. Morgan Chase

Ramya S. Tiller
Partner, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

Jon Weiss
Chief Executive Officer, Wells Fargo

Storey Whalen
Director, First Republic

Richard Wheelahan III
Managing Director and Co-Founder, Fund Finance Partners

Vassiliyan Zanev
Partner, Loyens & Loeff

Nick Mitra
Managing Director, Société Générale

Mary Touchstone
Partner and Head of Fund Finance Practice, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP

Peter Vermette
Managing Director, Goldman Sachs

Sponsors & Partners

2022 Sponsors

• Bank of America
• BridgeBank
• Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft
• Carey Olsen
• Citizens
• City National Bank
• ComericA Bank
• Haynes Boone
• J.P. Morgan
• Kirkland & Ellis
• Lloyds Bank
• Macquarie
• Mayer Brown
• Morrison & Foerster LLP
• Natixis
• Reed Smith
• Signature Bank
• Simpson Thacher
• Societe Generale
• Standard Chartered
• Wells Fargo

• 17Capital
• Abrdn
• Appleby
• BNY Mellon
• Capital One
• Chapman and Cutler LLP
• Commonwealth Bank of Australia
• Conyers
• Davis Polk
• Debevoise & Plimpton
• First Republic
• Fried Frank
• Fund Finance Partners
• Katten
• Latham & Watkins
• Loeb & Loeb
• Loyens & Loeff
• Maples Group
• Morgan Stanley
• Mourant
• National Australia Bank
• Nomura
• Ogier
• Paul Hastings
• PJT Park Hill
• Proskauer
• Ropes & Gray
• Scotiabank
• Sumi Trust
• White & Case

• Athur Cox
• Bank of China
• Barclays
• China Merchants Bank
• Cooley
• Customers Bank
• Derivative Path
• East West Bank
• Fifth Third Bank
• Goodwin Procter LLP
• Intertrust Law
• Mizuho Americas
• Northern Trust
• Pacific Western Bank
• People's United Bank
• Seward & Kissel LLP
• Simmons + Simmons
• State Street
• Stifel Fund Banking
• Texas Capital Bank
• US Bank
• Validus
• Westpac institutional Bank

• Brickfield Recruitment
• Cambridge Wilkinson
• Cathay Bank
• Deutsche Bank Wealth Management
• Foley Hoag
• Harneys
• Hedge Wood Capital Partners
• Matheson
• Moses & Singer
• Sidley
• Silicon Valley Bank
• TIAA Bank
• Travers Thorp Alberga
• Troutman Pepper
• Walkers