What is Qwoted?

Qwoted is a free expert network: we help reporters connect with experts & we help those same experts build relationships with top reporters.

Event Date Tue May 11 EDT - Wed May 12 EDT (5 months ago)
Location Virtual
Region All

Opal’s ABS and Structured Finance Summit Outlook is an educational and networking forum designed for investors, issuers, platforms, fintech firms, investment banks, underwriters, rating agencies, broker dealers, lawyers, technology firms, service providers, accountants and more. At this conference, they can learn the newest techniques to maximize returns and reduce risk exposure, an in-depth review of recent regulatory changes, COVID issues, opportunities and structural considerations will provide attendees with the tools necessary to stay one step ahead of their competitors. The conference will serve as an opportunity where a meaningful dialogue can be opened to address concerns regarding this dynamic segment of the market.

Virtual conferences are playing a crucial role in this time of remote work and digital business by allowing organizations to adapt in a world going through new challenges. These changes are not only altering the way we do business now but will alter the way we do business in the future.

At Opal Group, our goal is to become a valued partner to the finance world by providing options for companies and individuals to connect with one another in their efforts to share information, deal flow, and foster relationships that fuel your efforts to reach your target market. Today, Opal Group is proud to offer customized live virtual conferences that combine market timely ideas and industry specific topics – produced to connect like-minded individuals and companies. This new digital offering can help expand your brand’s reach, position speakers as thought leaders, and connect with potential prospects amidst the world’s current climate.

Who should participate?

• Regulators
• Investors
• Issuers
• Underwriters/Structurers
• Rating Agencies
• Analysts
• Trustees
• Servicers & Technology Platform Providers
• Analytics Firms
• Law Firms
• Accounting Firms


2021 Speakers


Chris Smith
Partner & CFO, SER Capital Partners

Jeremy Kearley
Director, PwC

Phillip Toth
Managing Director, QueensGiant

Gunes Kulaligil
Co-Founder, Methodical Valuation and Advisory

Spring Hollis
CEO & Founder, Star Strong Capital

Joseph Smallman
Founder, Global Cap Investors LLC

David Saunders
Private Debt Mobilisation, Notes and Structuring, Santander Corporate & Investment Banking

Keith Allman
Managing Director, Head of Esoteric ABS, MUFG

Nelson Chu
Founder & CEO, Percent

Meredith Williams
Vice President, Everberg Capital Partners

Evan Wallach
President and CEO, Global AirFinance Services, Inc.

Florence Chan
Principal, Securitized Products, PGIM

Gary Miller
Head of Originations, Finitive

Jimi Okubanjo
CEO, Fola Jimi Worldwide


Colin Kilgour
Partner, Kilgour Williams Group

Noah Cooper
EVP Head of Capital Markets, Cross River Bank

Prath Reddy
President, Percent

Ganesh Rajendra
Managing Partner, Integer Advisors LLP

Manish Kapoor
Managing Partner, West Wheelock Capital

Albert Periu
CEO, Neptune Financial Inc.

Georghios Anker Parson
Partner, Brookland

Molly Whitehouse
Managing Director, Newmarket Capital

Greg Branch
Partner, SCIO Capital LLP

Steve Hasnain
Managing Director, PineBridge Investments

Eduardo Rodriguez Jr.
President, FlatStone Capital Advisors Inc.

Simon Sominsky
Portfolio Manager, Axonic Capital

Zach Emig
VP of Capital Markets, Climb Credit

Cindy Chen Delano
Partner, Invictus Global Management

Laila Kollmorgen
Managing Director, PineBridge Investments


Lauren Bautista
SVP, Opal Group

Peter Stokes
Managing Director, Lexant Advisors

Nick Andreadis
Vice President, Investments, One William Street Capital

Ayaas Bhamla
Head of Capital Markets, Capchase

Robin Poore
VP, Capital Markets, BlueVine

Rana Mookherjee
Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Throttle Capital LLC

James George
SVP, Head of Capital Markets, Secondary Marketing, Panorama Mortgage, LLC

Jane Fox
Director - U.S. Principal Acquisition and Specialty Finance, Credigy

Scott M. Rosen
Managing Director, Ares Management

Chris Grizzard
Director, Bayshore Capital Advisors, LLC

Michael Ardisson
President & Chief Operating Officer, Medalist Partners, LP

Mark Hale
Chief Investment Officer, Prytania Investment Advisors LLP

Ratul Roy
Head of CLO and Euro ABS Research, Citi

TJ Milani
CFO, Figure Lending LLC

Fatima Hadj
Initiator & Co-founder, Climate Action Women

Ryan Yetzer
LEED GA, Senior Manager of Construction & Sustainability, Physicians Realty Trust

Vesta Marks
Managing Director, Portfolio Management, TortoiseEcofin

Angela Nagy
Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer, GreenSky

Paul Jenison
Managing Director, Finacity

Eleni Delimpaltadaki Janis
CoFounder & Managing Partner, Equivico

Giovanni Inglisa
Structured Finance Manager, European Investment Fund (EIF)

Lars Schmidt-Ott
Managing Director, Be Spoke Capital

Alexander Batchvarov
Head of Structured Products Research, EMEA, Bank of America

John Goodall
CEO, Landbay

Colin Behar
Portfolio Manager, Prytania

Neil Wilson
Managing Director, Chorus Capital

Terry Lanson
Managing Director, Seer Capital Management LP

Fiona Walden
SVP, Global Head of Credit, Renaissance Re

Brian Kane
Director of Capital Markets & Origination, UK, Ireland & Nordics, Crosslend

Alan Snyder
Managing Partner, Shinnecock Partners L.P.

Stephen Bulfer
CEO, StreamLoan

Matt Myers
Chief Operating Officer, Goal Structured Solutions, Inc.

Jason Guss
CEO, Octane Lending

Michelangelo A. Raimondi
Executive Director, Morgan Stanley

Christopher Miller
Managing Partner, Shearwater Aero Capital

Henry G. Morriello
Partner, Head of Structured Finance & Transportation Finance, Arnold & Porter

Tess Michaels
Founder & CEO, Stride Funding

Mark Mousseau
Director, Boston Portfolio Advisors

Michael Ciuffo
Founding Principal, Tenadio Corp.

Robert Kramer
Partner, Feinberg Day Kramer

Sam DeRosa-Farag
Market Strategist, Independent Consultant

Praveen Joseph
Head of US Securitized Credit & Lead Portfolio Manager, World Bank Group (IFC Treasury)

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Sponsors and Partners

• Trustmoore Group

• Intex

• Solve Advisor

• BarclayHedge
• Fundpeak
• Industry Tech Insights
• Global Compliance Associates
• Peer2Peer Finance News