Fontainebleau Miami Beach
Fontainebleau Miami Beach, 4441 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33140

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Event Date Sun Sep 22 EDT - Tue Sep 24 EDT (about 2 years ago)
Location Fontainebleau Miami Beach
4441 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33140
Region Americas

Serving as one of the most important structured finance industry conferences, the 2019 gathering anticipates a delegation of over 4,000 structured finance professionals, which includes more than 2,000 attendees representing a diverse cross section of issuers and investors in the ABS market.

Now in its 25th year, ABS East has solidified its place as the must-attend Fall gathering of the securitization industry, offering beneficial market insights with actionable takeaways. As always, the program is developed by investors, and led by issuers, to ensure a timely and objective program.


2019 Speakers


Mohamed El-erian
Chief Economic Advisor, Allianz

Mike Cagney
Co-founder & Chief Executive Officer, Figure Technologies

Mark Sobel
US Chairman, OMFIF


Eiman Abdelmoneim
Head of Product, Sky Road

Steven Abrahams
Senior Managing Director, Amherst Pierpont Securities

Max Adams
Global Securitization Editor, Globalcapital

Neil Aggarwal
Head of Trading & Deputy Chief Investment Officer, Semper Capital Management

Jim Ahern
Managing Director - Global Structured Finance, Moody's Investors Service

Patricia Antonios
Vice President, Eagle Point Credit Management

Roger Ashworth
Mbs Research, Citi

Lee Askenazi
Partner, Clifford Chance Us Llp

Tony Atanasoff
Director, Securitized Products, Rbc Capital Markets

Reed Auerbach
Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius Llp

Marcus Austin
Global Head of Product Development – Issuer Services, Citi

Yezdan Badrakhan
Executive Director, Morgan Stanley

Grant Bailey
Managing Director, Fitch Ratings

Kailee Balagia
Director, Pwc

Rich Barnett
Managing Director, Castlelake

Somdutta Basu
Research, Morgan Stanley

Nancy Beebe
Managing Director, Capital One

Bob Behal
Principal, Co-head Abs & Cmbs Investments, Vanguard

Colin Behar
Senior Investment Analyst, Prytania

Eknath Belbase
Director, Mortgage Strategy, Andrew Davidson & Co., Inc.

Nitin Bhasin
Senior Managing Director, Kroll Bond Rating Agency

Aditya Bhatla
Director, Deutsche Bank

Dave Blide
Managing Director, Fixed Income Investor Network

Beth Ann Bovino
Chief U.s. Economist/managing Director, S&p Global Ratings

Louise Bowman
Deputy Editor, Euromoney Magazine

Michael Bright
Chief Executive Officer, Structured Finance Association

John Brodbine
Vice President, Eaton Vance Management

Scott Buchta
Head of Fixed Income Strategy, Brean Capital

Connor Buttner
Managing Director, Kanerai

Mike Cagney
Co-founder & Chief Executive Officer, Figure

Will Caiger-smith
Associate Editor, Debtwire

Alfred Chang
Director, Metlife

Dev Chatterjee
Managing Director, Moody's Investors Service

Caroline Chen
Senior Vice President, Income Research & Management

Tracy Chen
Portfolio Manager & Head of Global Structured Credit, Brandywine Global Investment Management

Xilun Chen
Senior Director, Kroll Bond Rating Agency

Olga Chernova
Chief Investment Officer, Sancus Capital Management

Meredith Coffey
Executive Vice President of Research & Analysis, Lsta

Wynne Comer
Chief Operating Officer, Agl Credit Management Lp

Alexandra Cooley
Chief Operating Officer & Co-founder, Greenworks Lending

Richard Cooperstein
Director, Model Risk Management, Andrew Davidson & Co., Inc.

Sophie Cuthbertson
Partner, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft Llp

Nicky Dang
Senior Vice President/manager, Moody’s Investors Service

Peter Danna
Senior Vice President - Structured Products, Radian Group Inc.

Luisa De Gaetano
Associate Managing Director - Rmbs Primary, Moody's Investors Service

Kwaw De Graft Johnson
Director, Credit Suisse

Bruce Deane
Managing Director, Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank

Tom Denkler
Managing Director, Head of Structured Products, Aig

Alie Diagne
Director, Finra

Lilia Dobreva
Executive Director, Morgan Stanley

Carlos Domingo
Chief Executive Officer & Co-founder, Securitize

Irene Eddy
Senior Vice President, Dbrs

James Egan
Executive Director, Structured Products Strategy, Morgan Stanley

Mohamed El-erian
Chief Economic Advisor, Allianz Global Investors

Kyra Fecteau
Vice President, Investment Strategist, Loomis, Sayles & Company, L.p.

Jim Feeley
Co-head of Us, Investcorp Credit Management

Benjamin Fernandez
Managing Director, Barclays

Reginald Fernandez
Executive Director, Natixis

Linc Finkenberg
Partner, Perkins Coie

Vincent Fiorillo
Head of Global Relationship Management, Doubleline Capital

Christopher Flanagan
Managing Director, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Beth Forbes
Senior Vice President, Morningstar Credit Ratings

David Frey
Managing Director, Hps Investment Partners

Jade Friedensohn
Managing Director, Imn

Nathan Gabig
Managing Director, Kpmg Llp

Angela Galardi Ceresnie
Chief Executive Officer, Climb Credit

Joanne Gaskin
Vice President, Fico

Kevin Gibbons
Managing Director, Amherst Pierpont Securities

Melanie Gnazzo
Partner, Chapman and Cutler Llp

Andie Goh
Vice President, Ares Management

Prachi Gokhale
Partner, Katten Muchin Rosenman Llp

Stuart Goldstein
Partner, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft Llp

Pratik Gupta
Executive Director, Nomura

Lain Gutierrez
Chief Executive Officer, Cleanfund Commercial Pace Capital

Claire Hall
Partner, Co-head of Derivatives Practice, and Co-chair of Libor Transition Team, Dla Piper

Mark Hanson
Senior Vice President Securitization, Freddie Mac

Amy Hauter
Portfolio Manager, Brown Advisory

Matthew Hays
Partner, Dechert Llp

Lauren Hedvat
Managing Director, Angel Oak Capital Advisors

Ellen Hefferan
Senior Vice President of Operations & Accounting, Loan Syndications and Trading Association

Chris Helwig
Managing Director, Amherst Pierpont

Asa Herald
Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius Llp

Brian Herr
Chief Investment Officer & Co-head of Structured Credit and Asset Finance, Medalist Partners Lp

Hector Herrera
Head of Business Development for Strategic and Conventional Sales, Bny Mellon

Greg Hertrich
Managing Director, Nomura

Richard Hopkin
Managing Director & Head of Fixed Income, Capital Markets, Association for Financial Markets in Europe (Afme)

Sandeep Hoshing
Director, Credit Suisse

John Hsu
Head of Treasury Strategies, Angel Oak Capital

Jian Hu
Managing Director & Head of New Ratings for Us Corporate Asset Securitization, Moody's Investors Service

Eric Hudson
Managing Director, Kroll Bond Rating Agency

Nitish Idnani
Advisory Principal, Deloitte & Touche Llp

John Henry Iucker
Associate Portfolio Manager, Brown Advisory

Vipul Jain
Managing Director, Wells Fargo

David Jefferds
Chief Executive Officer, Dealvector

Ben Jordan
Head of Transaction Management, Wilmington Trust, N.a.

Matthew Joseph
Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius Llp

Gregory Kabance
Managing Director, Fitch Ratings

Jim Kane
Managing Partner, Greensledge Capital Markets Llc

Mary Kane
Head of Securitized Products Research, Citi Global Markets, Inc.

Eric Kaplan
Director, Housing Finance Program, Milken Institute - Center for Financial Markets

Howard Kaplan
Senior Partner, Deloitte

Manish Kapoor
Managing Principal, West Wheelock Capital

Andrew Kaufman
Chief Investment Officer, Community Capital Management, Inc.

Valerie Kay
Chief Capital Officer, Lending Club

Evan Kelson
Senior Counsel, Chapman and Cutler Llp

Kevin Kendra
Managing Director, Fitch Ratings

Asif Khan
Managing Director, Head of Clos, Mufg

Neha Khoda
Leveraged Loan Strategy, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Laila Kollmorgen
Managing Director, Pinebridge Investments

Steven T. Kolyer
Partner, Sidley Austin Llp

Sagar Kongettira
Managing Director, Us Rmbs, Dbrs

Tim Kosiek
Partner, Baker Tilly

Richard Koss
Chief Research Officer, Recursion Co

David Kucera
Senior Managing Director, Capital One

Stephen Kudenholdt
Partner and Head of Structured Finance, Dentons

Brian Kustrup
Abs Trader, Credit Agricole Cib

Eliza Kwong
Partner, Pwc

Joseph Lau
Managing Director & Chief Operating Officer, Lord Capital Llc

Nicole Lawrence
Director - Financial Engineering, Moody's Analytics

Chuck Lee
Director, Credit Suisse

Kristi Leo
President, Structured Finance Association

Scott Levy
Senior Managing Director, Co-head of Fixed Income, Guggenheim Securities

Paul Livanos
Director, Virtus Partners

Peter Lowden
Managing Director & Co-portfolio Manager, Prime Meridian Capital Management, Llc

Stephanie Mah
Vice President, Abs, Morningstar Credit Ratings

Sharif Mahdavian
Senior Director, Kroll Bond Rating Agency

Thomas Majewski
Managing Partner & Founder, Eagle Point Credit Management

Thierry Masson
Director, Us Origination, M&g

Brandon Maxwell
Managing Director, Credit, Charles Schwab & Co.

Michael Mazzuchi
Partner, Cleary Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton Llp

Robert Mcdonough
Director of Esg and Regulatory Initiatives, Angel Oak Capital

John Mcelravey
Managing Director, Head of Consumer Abs Research, Wells Fargo Securities, Llc

Joe Mcfadden
Managing Director – Business Development, Csc

Brian Mcgrath
Managing Director, Jefferies Llc

Stephen Mcloughlin
Partner, Finance, Maples Group

Sarah Milam
Associate, Dechert Llp

Jennifer Miller
Director, Pwc

Madalyn Miller
Partner, Clifford Chance Us Llp

Scott Miller
Chief Business Development Officer, T-rex

Jennifer Mitrenga Maymon
Head of Americas,, Figure

John Mizzi
Chief Strategy Officer,

Steve Moffitt
Managing Director, Goldman Sachs

Kristin Moore
Senior Vice President, Director Corporate Trust, Wsfs Institutional Services

William Moretti
Managing Director, Chainlink Advisory Llc

Susan Morth
Ceo, Energize Ny Pace

Kruti Muni
Managing Director - Consumer Abs & Rmbs Surveillance, Moody's Investors Service

John Nagykery
Vice President - Clo Team Leader, Morningstar Credit Ratings

Carolyn Natale
Managing Director, Wellington Management

Jeanne Naughton-carr
Legal Affairs, Bny Mellon

Eric Neglia
Managing Director, Kroll Bond Rating Agency

Paul Nikodem
Managing Director, Head of Securitized Products Research, Nomura Securities International, Inc.

Amanda Nunnink
Vice President, Investor Relations, Freddie Mac

Jeffrey O'connor
Partner, Kirkland & Ellis

Theresa O'neill
Managing Director, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Patrick Orr
Policy Analyst, Cfpb

Lea Overby
Head of Cmbs Research, Wells Fargo Securities

Francisco Paez
Director, Metlife

Alessandro Pagani
‎vice President, Portfolio Manager, Head of Mortgage and Structured Finance; Chairman, Fiin, Loomis, Sayles & Company, L.p.

Iuliia Palamar
Abs Team Lead, Morningstar Credit Ratings

Mehul Patel
Director, Kpmg Llp

Justin Pauley
Senior Structured Credit Analyst, Brigade Capital Management, Llc

Alexis Pederson
Senior Company Counsel, Wells Fargo

James Peterson
Managing Partner, Nearwater Capital

Peter Phelan
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Capital Markets, U.s. Department of the Treasury

Kyle Pietila
Director, Senior Trader, Societe Generale

Harvey Plante
Vice President, Product Management, Deloitte & Touche Llp

Andy Pollock
Senior Relationship Manager, Enterprise Sales, Radian

Anthony Pompliano
Co-founder & Partner, Morgan Creek Digital Assets

David Preston
Managing Director, Wells Fargo

Amanda Pullinger
Chief Executive Officer, 100 Women in Finance

Dushy Puvan
Head of Europe Clo Origination & Structuring, Bnp Paribas

Jon Riber
Senior Vice President, Us Abs, Dbrs

Mario Rivera
Managing Director, Fortress Investment Group

Nicholas Robinson
Partner, Allen & Overy

Mayra Rodriguez Valladares
Managing Principal, Mrv Associates, Llc.

Shawn Rose
Director, Deutsche Bank

Andrew Ross
Senior Director, Investment Risk and Structured Products, Pacific Asset Management

Amit Roy
Head, Us Clo New Issue, Goldman Sachs

Ken Ruggiero
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Goal Structured Solutions

Jesse Sable
Director, S&p Global Ratings

Pete Sack
Managing Director, Credit Suisse

Tricia San Cristobal
Chief Product Officer, T-rex

Robert Sannicandro
Managing Director, Deutsche Bank

Kate Scanlin
Senior Director, S&p Global Ratings

Stacey Schacter
Chief Executive Officer, Vion Investments

Jeremy Schneider
Senior Director, S&p Global Ratings

Carla Schriver
Vice President, Goldman Sachs

Patricia Schulze
Vice President, Wilmington Trust

Shelly Schwieso
Senior Relationship Manager-enterprise Sales, Radian

Serhan Secmen
Managing Director & Portfolio Manager, Napier Park Global Capital

Elena Serdyuk
Senior Director, New York Life Investors

George Shand
Senior Director - Scores & Analytics, Fico

Robert Sheldon
Managing Director, Deutsche Bank

Meagan Signoriello
Counsel, Lowenstein Sandler Llp

Peter Silberstein
Head of Capital Markets, Figure

Gaurav Singhal
Senior Portfolio Manager, Mill Hill Capital Llc

Isha Sinwer
Vice President, Us Depository Strategies, Nomura

Nicole Skalla
Partner, Paul Hastings

David Sklar
Director, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Roelof Slump
Managing Director, Fitch Ratings

Jason So
Vice President, Fair Oaks Capital

Mark Sobel
Us Chairman, Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (Omfif)

Paul St. Lawrence
Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius Llp

Ryan Stark
Managing Director, Deutsche Bank

Beth Starr
Managing Director, Credit Agricole

Joel Steinmetz
Chief Operating Officer, Rialto Markets

Eli Stern
Principal, Ey

Jeffrey Stern
Co-chair, Structured Finance, Winston & Strawn Llp

Mary Stone
Managing Director, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Ryan Suda
Partner, Mayer Brown Llp

Alexey Surkov
Partner, Deloitte & Touche Llp

Charles Sweet
Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius Llp

David Sykes
Partner, Chapman and Cutler Llp

Amy Sze
Managing Director, Jp Morgan Securities Llc

Ildiko Szilank
Senior Director, S&p Global Ratings

Leon Tatevossian
Adjunct Professor, Financial Mathematics and Engineering, Nyu Courant and Nyu Tandon

Adam Tempkin
Reporter, Bloomberg

Lilya Tessler
Partner, Sidley Austin

Phillip Thigpen
Director, Pwc

John Timperio
Partner, Dechert Llp

Vishwanath Tirupattur
Managing Director, Morgan Stanley

Cindy Tjoe
Managing Director, Kpmg Llp

William Tso
Director, Moody's Analytics

Christian Valencia
Director, Freddie Mac

Marjan Van Der Weijden
Managing Director, Fitch Ratings

Dillon Vestal
Vice President, Advisory & Rapid Analytics Platform, Black Knight

Robert Villani
Partner, Clifford Chance Us Llp

James Vogl, Cfa
Head of Product, Kopentech

James Warbey
Partner, Milbank Llp

Chuck Weilamann
Chief Credit Officer, Dbrs

Michael Weisz
Founder, President, Yieldstreet

Steve Wilkinson
Senior Director, S&p Global Ratings

Cory Wishengrad
Senior Managing Director, Head of Structured Products Origination, Guggenheim Securities

Dan Wohlberg
Director, Eagle Point Credit Management

Lisa Wong
Principal, Liquidaty

Matt Wong
Chief Executive Officer, Liquidaty

Oliver Wriedt
Chief Executive Officer, Dfg Investment Advisers

Sajid Zaidi
Managing Director, Morgan Stanley

Jeffrey Zavattero
Head of Fixed Income Sales and Trading, Smbc Nikko Securities America, Inc.

Sponsors & Partners

2019 Sponsors and Supporters

• Fixed Income Investor Network

• Bank of America Merrill Lynch
• Barclays
• Chapman and Cutler LLP
• Citi
• Credit Suisse
• Deloitte
• Deutsche Bank
• Fitch Ratings
• Goldman Sachs
• JPMorgan Chase
• Morgan Stanley
• Morgan Lewis
• Capital Markets
• S&P Global Ratings
• Wells Fargo

• Amherst Pierpont
• BMO Capital Markets
• BNP Paribas
• Capital One
• Clifford Chance US LLP
• Credit Agricole
• Freddie Mac
• GreensLedge
• Jefferies
• Mizuho
• Moody's
• Morningstar
• Nomura
• Radian
• Societe Generale
• SunTrust Robinson Humphrey

• BNY Mellon
• Cadwalader
• Cantor Fitzgerald
• Clifford Chance US LLP
• Dechert LLP
• Guggenheim Partners
• Kirkland & Ellis
• Natixis
• Pacific Western Bank
• PwC
• TD

• Allen & Overy
• Ally Corporate Finance
• Baker Tilly
• Black Knight
• Brean Capital
• Cleary Gottlieb
• DealVector
• Dentons
• DLA Piper
• EY
• Hunton Andrews Kurth
• Intex
• Katten
• KopenTech
• Lloyds Bank
• Lowenstein Sandler
• Macquarie
• Maples Group
• Mayer Brown
• Milbank
• Paul Hastings
• Perkins Coei
• Raymond James
• Refinitiv
• Santander
• Securitize
• Seward & Kissel
• Sidley
• Sky Road
• Stifel
• US Bank
• Virtus Partners
• Wilmington Trust
• Winston & Strawn LLP
• YieldStreet

• 1010data
• Alter Domus
• AmeriFirst
• Andrew Davidson & Co., Inc.
• Appleby and Estera
• Arnold & Porter
• Arthur Cox
• Assured Guaranty
• Bloomberg
• Burnham Sterling
• Calypso Technology, Inc.
• Citadel SPV
• ClearStructure Financial Technology
• Computershare Loan Services
• Conyers
• Crestbridge
• Deal Roadshow
• DebtTrader
• dv01
• Empirasign Structured Products Trade Database
• Global Securitization Services, LLC
• Grant Thornton International Ltd
• Greenberg Traurig
• Guy Carpenter
• Holland & Knight
• Houlihan Lokey
• Infinity IPS
• Intain
• Intertrust
• SS&C
• Keybanc
• King & Spalding
• Liquidaty
• MBSData
• NetRoadshow
• Orrick
• Quality EDGAR Solutions
• Richards, Layton & Finger
• SchulteRoth&Zabel
• Servicing Solutions
• Skadden
• SolveQuotes by Solve Advisors
• TMF Group
• Trepp
• Vichara
• Vistra Regulation
• Walkers
• Xome

• Nearwater Capital

• Figure

• DZ Bank

• Pagaya

• Golub Capital

• Civic
• Debt Trader
• Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC

• Women in Finance

• GlobalCapital

• Asset Securitization Report
• Asset-Backed Alert
• Auto Finance News
• Commercial Mortgage Alert
• Debtwire ABS
• Global Legal Group
• Savvy Investor
• Securitisation & Structured Finance Handbook