Metropolitan Club
Metropolitan Club, 1 E 60th St, New York, NY 10022, USA

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Event Date Tue Feb 8 EST (in 18 days)
Location Metropolitan Club
1 E 60th St, New York, NY 10022, USA
Region Americas

The With Intelligence HFM US Emerging Managers Summit brings together C-Level executives from smaller and recently launched firms for a day of precise, actionable, and insightful content. The agenda is shaped by a thorough research process, to ensure that the event has its finger on the industry pulse.

Key Features:
• Building Connections
The Summit will provide the opportunity to catch up with friends and peers from across the industry. There will be a range of networking sessions on offer from coffee breaks to a gala dinner, as well as activities and a drinks reception.

Prior to the event, delegates will have access to the Community app, enabling them to see who else is attending and send direct messages.

• Insightful Content
The Summit has been designed to focus on the key topics affecting emerging hedge funds in today’s rapidly shifting environment, with the aim of helping you take your fund to the next level.

Managers will have the opportunity to listen to a range of panel discussions, debates, and presentations from industry heavyweights and external experts.

• Focused Breakouts
Beyond the main sessions, there will be breakout rooms focusing on specific topics that emerging managers have told us are critical for them to consider.

These smaller and more informal sessions will enable you to discuss and learn from your peers as well as hear from experts offering free advice.

Topics to be covered
The HFM US Emerging Managers' Summit is designed to focus on the key topics affecting senior hedge fund executives in today’s rapidly shifting environment. We source the leading names and experts to present, discuss, give insights on the issues impacting the sector, and answer the questions keeping you up at night.

Topics to be covered include:
2022: What’s to come for emerging managers? | Capital Raising in the new world | Moving from Emerging to Established Fund Manager | Optimizing your ODD as a boutique manager | Outsourcing – how to save and spend wisely | Launching a quant fund | Standing out from the crowd – differentiating strategies for the emerging manager | Impact Investing vs ESG, is there a winner? | Becoming a better COO – a learning curve | Crypto assets for the new manager: Will more emerging managers lean on digital assets?

Who attends?
The HFM US Emerging Managers Summit is designed specifically for senior operations professionals at US hedge funds managing under $500m and/or having launched in the last three years. We expect the 2022 event to attract more than 100 delegates from over 90 firms.


2022 Speakers


Greg Scarffe
COO & CCO, Broad Bay Capital


Art` Holly
Managing Partner / CIO, Breacher Capital Management, LLC

Edouard Robbes
President, Thales Capital Partners

Mr. John Ryan
Managing Principal, Spring Valley Asset Management LLC

Romulad Beneche
Director, AIMA

Mr. Ankur Jain
Partner, CCO and COO, Tabor Asset Management, LP

Issac Tak
Portfolio Manager, BCK Capital Management

Craig Peretz
Chief Financial Officer, Golden Eagle Strategies

Mr. Stuart Chapman
Director - ODD, Strategic Investment Group

Mr. Manuel Mejia-Aoun
CEO & Founder, Aspire Macro

Bryan Kiernan
Chief Development Officer, ProChain Capital

Lamiaa Dukaj
Head of Operations and Chief Compliance Officer, Nara Capital LP

Brendan McCarty
Founder, Column E Advisors LLC

Joe Ireland
Founder & CEO, JEI Investment Management

Kelly Chesney
Chief Operating Officer, Pluscios Management

Henry Seggerman
Former Portfolio Manager, Korea International Investment Fund

Shawn Kravetz
President, Esplanade Capital Management

James Rasteh
Founding Partner, Coast Capital Management

Vadim Khramov
Founder & Chief Investment Officer, Edge Capital Management

David Tawil
President, ProChain Capital

Matthew Edwards
Founding Partner and CEO/CIO, Dalpha Capital Management


Art Vinokur
Head of Credit/Event Strategies/Relative Value, Franklin Templeton

Marc Zuccaro
Managing Principal, Golden Eagle Strategies

Ken Weiller
COO, Econometric Capital LP


Dr. Artemiza Woodgate
Founding Partner, Integrated Quant

Sponsors & Partners

2022 Sponsors

• Cear Street
• Jones Trading
• Akin Gump

• Grassi