Venue
Leonardo Royal Hotel Tower Bridge
Leonardo Royal Hotel Tower Bridge, 45 Prescot St, London E1 8GP, UK

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Event Date Wed Sep 29 BST (26 days ago)
In your timezone (EDT): Wed Sep 29 4:15am - Wed Sep 29 1:30pm
Location Leonardo Royal Hotel Tower Bridge
45 Prescot St, London E1 8GP, UK
Region EMEA
Details

For 16 years, AFME’s European Leveraged Finance Conference has brought together the leading names in the European high yield and loan markets to network and debate. We recently broadened the programme to cover leveraged loans and reflect the increasing interaction between the European high yield bond and leveraged loan markets.

Why attend?
• Meet 200+ senior level attendees
• Build contacts in four hours dedicated to networking
• Hear from 50 industry expert speakers
• Join the debate in six hours of content designed and driven by market participants
• Showcase solutions at the event exhibition space

Who attends?
• Institutional investors
• Corporate issuers
• Leveraged finance bankers
• Lawyers
• Bankers
• European regulators and policy makers
• Technology solutions providers
• Rating agencies
• Press

How can your business be a part of AFME's 16th Annual European Leveraged Finance Conference?

As a partner you could:
• Engage with 200+ European senior-level attendees across a day of high value content
• Interact with industry expert speakers
• Participate in panels on key industry topics
• Build useful connections with dedicated networking sessions
• Gain visibility via our social media channels, website and bespoke promotional marketing to our database of 22,000 industry professionals
• Showcase your solutions at the event exhibit space

Speakers

2021 Speakers

Benjamin Thompson
Managing Director, Head of EMEA Leveraged Finance Capital Markets, JP Morgan

Dominic Ashcroft
Managing Director, Co-Head Leveraged Finance Capital Markets, EMEA, Goldman Sachs

Mark Walsh
Partner, Ropes & Gray

Susana Leith-Smith
Managing Director, Head of EME Leveraged Finance, Barclays

Anna-Marie Slot
Global ESG Partner and Global Head of High Yield, Ashurst

Ben Yeoh
Senior Portfolio Manager, RBC Global Asset Management

Adeel Shafiqullah
Senior Portfolio Manager, Institutional Credit Strategies - Europe Managing Director, Sculptor Capital Management

Alexander Martin
Partner, Latham & Watkins

Elena Rinaldi
Portfolio Manager, TwentyFour Asset Managemen

Laura Coady
European Co-Head Securitised Markets, Jeffries

Gary Simmons
Managing Director, High Yield and Equity Capital Markets, AFME

Dominic Ashcroft
Managing Director, Co-Head Leveraged Finance Capital Markets, EMEA, Goldman Sachs

Gary Simmons
Managing Director, High Yield and Equity Capital Markets, AFME

Christine Armstrong
Writer and Consultant

MODERATORS:

Vedanta Bagchi
Director, Commerzbank AG

Tamer Bahgat
Partner, Alston & Bird

Jane Gray
Head, European Research, Covenant Review

Adam Farkas
Chief Executive Officer, AFME

Haden Henderson
Partner, Baker & McKenzie LLP

Jill Christie
Partner, White & Case

Tony Lopez
UK Head, Capital Markets & Structured Investments, DLA Piper

Noel Hughes
Partner, Finance, Vinson & Elkins

Aditya Khanna
Partner, Ropes & Gray

Kevin Muzilla
Partner, Allen & Overy

PANELISTS:

Andrew Steel
Global Head of Sustainable Finance, Fitch Group

Cynthia Cheung
Managing Director and Associate General Counsel, Bank of America

David Billington
Partner, Cleary Gottlieb

Ricky Sharma
Senior Covenant Analyst, Covenant Review

Tatjana Greil Castro
Co-Head, Public Markets, Portfolio Manager, Global Credit Strategies, Muzinich & Co.

Camille McLeod-Salmon
Portfolio Manager, Fidelity International

Clark Nicholls
Senior Portfolio Manager / Analyst, Global and European High Yield, AXA

Gilles Teerlinck
Partner, White & Case

Tyler Wallace
Portfolio Manager, Fair Oaks Capital Ltd

James McDonald
Partner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) LLP

Luca Laino
Managing Director, Deutsche Bank

Sabrina Fox
CEO, European Leveraged Finance Association (ELFA)

Carlo Oly
Head, Relationship Management, Luxembourg Stock Exchange

Matthias Szabo
Director Debt Listings, Vienna Stock Exchange (Wiener Boerse)

Maurizio Pastore
Head of Debt Listing, Euronext

Akshay Shah
Chief Investment Officer, Kyma Capital

Arjun Malhotra
Vice President, Houlihan Lokey

Mudasar Chaudhry
Head, European Structured Finance Research, DBRS

Brad Weyland
Partner, Allen & Overy

Clark Nicholls
Senior Portfolio Manager / Analyst, Global and European High Yield, AXA

Steven Hunter
CEO, 9Fin

Jo Hewitt
Managing Director, Alvarez & Marsal

Phillip Taylor
Partner, Alston & Bird

Shan Qureshi
Senior Legal Analyst, Reorg

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Sponsors

LEAD PARTNERS:
• Allen & Overy
• Covenant Review
• Freedom Finance

PARTNERS:
• Alston 7 Bird
• Baker McKenzie
• Citi
Cleary Gottlieb
• DLA Piper
• Reorg

ASSOCIATE PARTNERS:
• 9fin
• Luxembourg
• 250 Years Weiner Boerse

EVENT ENDORSERS:
• AIMA
• European Leveraged Finance Association
• Ropes & Gray
• Skadden
• White Case