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Event Date Thu Oct 22 BST (over 1 year ago)
In your timezone (EST): Thu Oct 22 3:00am - Thu Oct 22 12:00pm
Location The Landmark London
222 Marylebone Rd, Marylebone, London NW1 6JQ, UK
Region EMEA

The Fund Finance Association (FFA) is a non-profit industry association in the fund finance market, co-located in New York, New York and Charlotte, North Carolina.

Our core mission is to:
• Educate members, legislators, regulators, and other constituencies about the fund finance market and elated capital markets through conferences and other events.
• Build the broadest consensus among members on policy, legal regulatory and other matters affecting or potentially affecting the fund finance market and related capital markets.
• Advocate on behalf of the fund finance industry with respect to policy, legal, regulatory and other matters affecting or potentially affecting the fund finance market and related capital markets.


2019 Past Speakers

Amanda Ambrose
Head of Legal for Europe, CVC Credit Partners, London

Kate Andrews

Ahlem Ben Gueblia
Senior Originat, Fund Finance Business, UK

Charles Bischoff

Rory Buck
Senior Director, European Investments

Kathryn Cecil
Partner in the Finance Practice, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

George Cherry

Jeremy Cross

Paul Cunningham
Chairman, International Private Equity and Venture Capital Valuation Guidelines (“IPEV”) Board

Robert Duggan
Managing Partner, Mourant’s London office

Kevin Early
Partner & European CFO in the Ares Finance, Accounting and Operations Department

Christopher Elvin
Head, Preqin’s Private Equity Products

Nigel Evans
Vice-Chair, International Trade Committee

Russell Evans
Head, Client Coverage Team

Cassie Fisher

Richard Fletcher
Partner in the Finance Team, Macfarlanes

James Fox
Partner, Corporate Department, Jersey

Ron Franklin
Co-head, Firm’s Global Finance Group

Ben Griffiths

Amira Hajili
Heads, European Fund Financing

Tim Hames
Director General, British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (BVCA)

Terry Hatton
Manager of the Fund Finance Group for Union Bank

Alice Hillson
Senior Legal Counsel, BlueBay Asset Management LLP

Kate Hoey

Bronwen Jones
Partner, Reed Smith, London

Sally Little
Director, ING’s Investment Industry Finance Group

Matthew Maguire

John Mann

Philippe Max
Finance Partner, Dentons Paris office

Tina Meigh
Partner in the Cayman Islands Office, Maples Group

Kim Nguyen

Keith Pickard
Managing the Financial Activities, HICL Infrastructure PLC

Thomas Rapp
Managing Director, Wells Fargo’s Asset Backed Finance, London

Emma Russell
Partner and Head of the Finance Practice Group, Haynes and Boone, London

Craig Rydqvist
Global Head, Capital Markets

Daniel Schorer

James Scott-Williams
Member, European direct Lending Investment Team

Huw Shakeshaft
Founding partner, TransAtlantica Partners

Thomas Smith
Partner in the Finance Group, Debevoise

Victoria Stewart
Leads the Fund Financing Team, Partners Group

Paul Tannenbaum
Partner, Banking & Finance, London

Stephen Thomas
Co-Head of Finance, Coller Capital

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

Shani Unantenne

Olivier Vermeulen
Office Chair, Paul Hastings, Paris & Head, Banking & Finance Department

David Wasserman
Managing Director & Heads the Subscription Secured Finance business, Morgan Stanley

Andrew Weber
CFA Charterholder & Member of the Board of Visitors, Colby College.

Nicola Wherity
Partner, Clifford Chance

Nick Wong
Partner in the Banking & Finance Department, Ashurst

Alex Woodcock
Partner, Cayman Islands Corporate

Vassiliyan Zanev
Partner in the Banking & Finance Department, Loyens & Loeff Luxembourg

Sponsors & Partners

2020 Sponsors and Partners

• Appleby
• Ashrst
• Caceis
• Cadwalander
• Carey Olsen
• Clifford Chance
• Fried Frank
• Haynesboone
• Loyens Loeff
• Macquarie
• Mayer Brown
• Rees Smith
• Simpson Thacher
• Travers & Smith
• Wells Fargo

• Barclays
• Commonwealth Bank of Australia
• Debevoise & Plimpton
• Lloyds Bank
• Morgam Stanley
• Mourant
• Proskauer
• Validus
• Walkers

• Bank of America
• Maples Group
• RBS International
• Scotiabank
• Simmons + Simmons

• Mizuho
• Ogier
• Sionic
• State Street

• Preqin