The premier private debt event in North America

Form lasting relationships with private credit-focused investors at the 10th annual Private Debt Investor New York Forum.

Discover innovative and actionable methods for differentiating your firm in this highly competitive and dynamic market.

Connect with North America’s leading investors to:

  • Hear where they are looking to allocate funds
  • Expand your network and discover solutions to pressing challenges within the changing economic environment
  • Gain actionable insight into current best practices and strategies for generating the highest returns

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What can you expect at the forum?

Explore new trends in private debt

Learn about private debt-related topics, including direct lending, secondaries, specialty finance, and more.

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Have meaningful conversations with private debt experts about top return strategies and best practices for securing capital.

Expand your investor network

Make valuable connections with investors and discuss their top considerations when allocating to private debt.

Key agenda themes from 2022

  • Macro trends: Inflation, world markets, and more
  • Direct lending: What’s new?
  • The case for specialty finance: Navigating exposure
  • Special situations and distressed investing in today’s environment
  • Sustainability-linked loans, metrics, risk assessments, and ESG considerations
  • Pricing and valuations in private credit
  • Opportunities in the secondaries market
  • The case for real assets for institutional investors
  • Infrastructure valuations
  • And more!

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Connect with private debt investors

Alberta Investment Management Corporation
Alcentra
Alliance Bernstein
American Industrial Partners
APG Asset Management
Bain Capital
Blackstone
Brinley Partners
Brooklands Capital Strategies
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
Capital One
Cargill, Trade & Capital Markets
CDPQ
City of Stamford
CPPIB America
Crestline Investors
Denham Capital
Fundamental Advisors
Incus Capital
Investment Management Corporation of Ontario
JPMorgan Alternatives Asset Management
Kartesia
Kiska Developers
Liberty Mutual Insurance
Lombard Odier
Macquarie Group
Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance
MetLife Investments
Midwest Holding
Nationwide Insurance
NXT Capital
OCP Asia
Oxford Finance
Pantheon Ventures
PGIM
Portfolio Advisors
Realterm
Resolution Life
Royal Bank of Canada
Sen Family Office
Storebrand Asset Management
TCW Group
The Joint Industry Board of the Electrical Industry
Varagon Capital Partners
Wellington Management

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Kurt Bock

Chief Executive Officer, Country Financial

Absolutely invaluable! The perspectives from GPs, LPs, and industry analysts all in one place made this the most beneficial investor meeting I will attend this…

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Jim McMullan

Head of Corporate Credit, CDPQ

Overall great retreat; an opportunity to step back and think about private debt opportunities and trends.

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Chief Executive Officer, Star Mountain Capital

Well-organized conference with high-quality LPs and GPs along with high-quality content and technology for participants to engage.

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Have a topic you would like to discuss at the Private Debt Investor New York Forum 2023? Contact Erin Wolfe at erin.wolfe@pei.group to discuss available speaking opportunities.

2022 speakers

Paul Barker

Partner, ESG & Impact, Kirkland & Ellis

Paul is a partner in the Bay Area office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP and a member of the Firm’s ESG & Impact Practice Group, which advises some of the world’s most sophisticated private equity firms, corporations, and project sponsors and lenders… Read full bio

Mark Basile

Partner, Senior Portfolio Manager, Credit & Capital Markets, Veritas Capital

Prior to joining Veritas in 2017, Mr. Basile was a Director at KKR, where he focused on capital markets transactions and private credit investments across a range of industries. Prior to KKR, Mr. Basile worked at Barclays Capital in both the Leverage… Read full bio

Zak Bentley

Americas Editor, Infrastructure Investor

Zak Bentley is Americas editor at Infrastructure Investor, based in New York. Zak joined Infrastructure Investor in London in 2016 from Centaur where he was a reporter at their Clean Energy Pipeline title. He now leads Infrastructure Investor’s cover… Read full bio

Zoe Bernstein

Consultant, Egon Zehnder

Zoe Bernstein, based in New York is active in Egon Zehnder's Financial Services and Private Equity practices, where she draws on her passion for people and problem solving for all of her client work. Before joining Egon Zehnder, Zoe was the Director… Read full bio

Fran Blair

Managing Director, Credit Investments, PSP Investments

Fran Blair is Managing Director, Credit Investments at the Public Sector Pension Investment Board (PSP Investments). He heads PSP Investments’ Distressed Credit and Rescue Finance direct investing business and is responsible for debt financing in com… Read full bio

Ari Blaut

Partner and Co-Head of U.S. Credit and Leveraged Finance, Sullivan and Cromwell

Ari Blaut is a partner in S&C’s Finance & Restructuring Group and is co-head of the Firm’s U.S. Credit & Leveraged Finance practice. Ari maintains a broad corporate practice advising clients on a wide range of financing transactions. Ari… Read full bio

Robin Blumenthal

Americas Editor, Private Debt Investor

Robin Goldwyn Blumenthal is the Americas Editor at Private Debt Investor. She spent many years covering the public markets, including 20 years as a senior editor at Barron’s magazine, where she presaged the US housing collapse and the 2008 financial… Read full bio

Paul Bonewitz

Partner, Latham & Watkins LLP

Paul Bonewitz serves as Global Vice Chair of the firm’s Finance Department. He is a member of the Banking, Capital Markets, and Private Equity Finance Practices. He represents investment banks, direct lenders, and other financial institutions in a wi… Read full bio

Laurent Bouvier

Managing Partner, Kartesia

Laurent is a Founding Partner of Kartesia. In his role, Laurent is responsible for overseeing the management and development of the company, more particularly in relation to fundraising and investor relations. When founding Kartesia in 2013, Laurent… Read full bio

William Brady

Partner, Head of Alternative Lender Practice, Paul Hastings LLP

William Brady is Head of the firm’s Alternative Lender and Private Credit Group, focused on the global private credit market. He is also a member of the Special Situations Group at Paul Hastings. Mr. Brady is based in the firm’s New York office. Mr.… Read full bio

Nicole Byrns

MD, Americas Structured Credit and Financials, CPP Investments

Nicole joined CPPIB in 2019 and focuses on investment opportunities across the structured credit sector including CLOs, consumer finance, and specialty finance sectors. Prior to joining CPPIB, Nicole worked at Deutsche Bank’s Global Credit Trading gr… Read full bio

Jorge Camina

Partner, Head of Sustainable Infrastructure Credit, Denham Capital

Mr. Jorge Camiña, New Jersey. Mr. Camiña is a Partner and Head of Sustainable Infrastructure Credit. Jorge brings over 20 years experience in project finance and investment management, having held senior positions at both Allianz Global Investors and… Read full bio

Greg Cashman

Head of Direct Lending, Golub Capital

Mr. Cashman joined Golub Capital in 1996 and heads the Firm’s Direct Lending business. He is responsible for overseeing origination, deal execution and capital markets. Mr. Cashman is a member of the Firm’s Investment and Watchlist committees and is… Read full bio

Matt Chuchla

Partner, Quantum Energy Partners

Matt is a Partner at Quantum and co-founded Quantum’s credit & structured capital complex, Quantum Capital Solutions. Prior to joining Quantum, Matt spent 12 years with the energy investment banking group of Jefferies, most recently as a Senior V… Read full bio

Ed Cong

Principal and Managing Director, Marathon Asset Management

Ed Cong is a Principal and Managing Director in Marathon's Structured Credit Group and a Member of Marathon’s Executive Committee, Investment Committee and Diversity and Inclusion Council. Mr. Cong is responsible for portfolio construction, asset all… Read full bio

Blake Counard

Managing Director, U.S. Direct Lending Portfolio Management, LBC Credit Partners

Blake Counard is a Managing Director within the Portfolio Management Group at LBC Credit Partners, the U.S. direct lending strategy of CIFC Asset Management. At LBC, Blake oversees the firm’s restructuring activities, structures and negotiates comple… Read full bio

Jennifer Daly

Partner, King & Spalding

Jennifer Daly is a partner at King & Spalding and leads their Private Credit Special Situations team. Having previously held senior roles in the financial services and investment management sectors at Bank of America Merrill Lynch and distressed… Read full bio

T.J. Durkin

Head of Structured Credit, Angelo Gordon

T.J. Durkin joined Angelo Gordon in 2008 and is a Managing Director, a member of the firm’s Advisory Board, Executive Committee and Head of the firm’s Structured Credit Platform. Mr. Durkin serves as co-Portfolio Manager of Angelo Gordon’s structured… Read full bio

Cesar Estrada

Private Markets Segment Head, Arcesium

Cesar Estrada is the Private Markets Segment Head at Arcesium, a financial technology providing data-centric cloud-based solutions to alternative investment managers. Previously Mr. Estrada was Senior Managing Director and Alternatives Segment Head f… Read full bio

Marianna Fassinotti

Managing Director, The D.E. Shaw Group

Marianna Fassinotti is a managing director based in the D. E. Shaw group's New York office and head of the Private Credit investment unit. Prior to joining the firm in 2015, Ms. Fassinotti was a managing director at Siguler Guff & Company, LP, co… Read full bio

Patrick Fear

Managing Director, AB Private Credit Investors

Patrick Fear joined AB in 2014 as a founding member and Managing Director of AB Private Credit Investors. He is a member of the investment committee and leads the team’s investments in digital infrastructure and services. Fear is also responsible for… Read full bio

Christopher Flynn

President, First Eagle Alternative Credit

Christopher Flynn is president of First Eagle Alternative Credit, overseeing all aspects of the business. Chris became part of First Eagle in 2020 upon the firm’s acquisition of THL Credit, where he had been chief executive officer. Chris joined THL… Read full bio

Christian Fuqua

Managing Director, Deputy Portfolio Manager, CBRE Investment Management

Christian Fuqua is a Managing Director within the Americas Credit Division for CBRE Investment Management and serves as Deputy Fund Portfolio Manager. In this role, he oversees the Americas Credit Division's operations, including the acquisitions and… Read full bio

Kevin Griffin

CEO & CIO, MGG Investment Group

Mr. Griffin founded MGG Investment Group in 2014 and is the CEO and CIO of the firm. Prior to launching MGG, Mr. Griffin was a Managing Director with Highbridge Principal Strategies, where he was a senior member of the Specialty Lending Platform and… Read full bio

Michelle Handy

Managing Director, Head of Portfolio and Underwriting, First Eagle Alternative Credit

Michelle Handy is a managing director and the head of portfolio and underwriting on First Eagle Alternative Credit’s Direct Lending platform. She also serves as a member of the direct lending investment committee and FEAC’s operating committee. Miche… Read full bio

Jennifer Hartviksen

Managing Director, Global Credit, Investment Management Corporation of Ontario (IMCO)

Jennifer Hartviksen joined IMCO in 2020 and is responsible for the global credit asset class, a globally diversified portfolio of public and private credit assets across the risk spectrum. Previously, Jennifer spent over six years at Invesco Ltd wher… Read full bio

Tas Hasan

Partner, Deerpath Capital Management

Mr. Hasan is a Partner and Chief Operating Officer at Deerpath Capital. He joined the Investment Manager in 2007 and has 21 years of industry experience. He previously was on the credit investment team at Dune Capital and, prior to that GSC Group, wh… Read full bio

Carolyn Hastings

Managing Director, Private Credit Group, Bain Capital Credit

Carolyn Hastings is a Managing Director in the Private Credit Group at Bain Capital Credit, a leading global credit specialist with approximately $57 billion in assets under management. She is based in Bain Capital Credit’s Boston office and serves a… Read full bio

Brent Humphries

President, AB Private Credit Investors

Brent Humphries joined AB in 2014 as a founding member and President of AB Private Credit Investors, where he has primary responsibility for overseeing all aspects of the business, including chairing the investment committee, fundraising, investor re… Read full bio

Rakesh (Rick) Jain

Global Head of Private Credit, Pantheon Ventures

Rick is a Partner and Global Head of Private Debt. Prior to joining Pantheon, Rick was a Managing Director and an Investment Committee Member at Star Mountain Capital, a middle-market private credit manager, where he led the direct investment busines… Read full bio

Faraaz Kamran

Senior Partner, Twin Brook Capital Partners

As a Senior Partner and member of Twin Brook’s Investment Committee, Faraaz Kamran focuses on the firm’s healthcare portfolio and oversees the firm’s origination activity. Prior to joining Twin Brook, Faraaz was with Madison Capital Funding LLC, a wh… Read full bio

Kenneth Kencel

President & CEO, Churchill Asset Management

Ken serves as President and CEO of Churchill Asset Management, an affiliate of Nuveen, the asset manager of TIAA. He also serves as Chairman of the Board, President and CEO of Nuveen Churchill Direct Lending Corp., Churchill’s publicly registered bus… Read full bio

Shamafa Khan

Managing Director, Head of Marketing & Investor Relations, Crayhill Capital Management

Ms. Khan is a Managing Director and Head of Marketing & Investor Relations at Crayhill Capital Management, a specialized private credit manager focused on asset-based investments. Ms. Khan joined Crayhill in 2017. Prior to joining Crayhill, Ms. K… Read full bio

John Kyles

Managing Director, Head of the Credit Strategies, Portfolio Advisors

John joined Portfolio Advisors in 2009 and is Head of the Credit Strategies team. Previously, he was a Director at Citigroup, where he spent eight years in the Private Equity Placements Group. While at Citigroup, he structured and executed private pl… Read full bio

Jess Larsen

Founder & CEO, Briarcliffe

As private markets have grown beyond $10 trillion and become more competitive than ever with more than 1,700 placement agents, Jess saw the need for a specialized approach to placement services. Within a year of launching Briarcliffe, he has built a… Read full bio

Kevin Lawi

Managing Director, Private Credit Portfolio Manager & Head of Origination of Credit Investment Group, Credit Suisse Asset Management

Kevin Lawi, Managing Director, is the Private Credit Portfolio Manager and Head of Origination of the Credit Investments Group (CIG) within Credit Suisse Asset Management. He joined CIG in 2021 to lead the origination and structuring of transactions… Read full bio

Justin Lawrence

Partner, Private Credit, Adams Street Partners

Justin supports the Private Credit Team in all aspects of the decision-making process, including sourcing, structuring, reviewing, and negotiating deal opportunities. Prior to joining Adams Street, he was a Vice President at Ares Management LLC. In t… Read full bio

Jonathan Leu

Principal, Coller Capital

Jonathan is a Principal based in the firm’s New York office. Prior to joining Coller Capital in 2018, Jonathan was a Vice President in the Principal Finance team at Macquarie Group. Previously, he worked as an Associate in Credit at KKR. Jonathan has… Read full bio

Jeff Levin

Managing Director & Co-Head of Private Credit, North America, Morgan Stanley

Jeff Levin is a Managing Director of Morgan Stanley and is the Co-Head of Morgan Stanley’s North America Private Credit team, where he serves on the Investment Committee and is the Portfolio Manager and the Head of Direct Lending. Mr. Levin rejoined… Read full bio

Jeremiah J. Loeffler

COO, Credit, Crestline Investors

Mr. Loeffler joined Crestline in 2010. He heads operations for the Credit & Opportunistic Strategies platforms. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Loeffler spent 5 years with Maverick Capital, Ltd. leading the internal audit function and working on s… Read full bio

Chris Lund

Managing Director & Co-Portfolio Manager, Institutional Portfolios, Monroe Capital LLC

Mr. Lund is a Managing Director and Co-Portfolio Manager of Monroe Capital’s institutional portfolios. He is responsible for managing the firm’s direct investing vehicles including commingled funds, separately managed accounts, and SBIC funds. He is… Read full bio

Treabhor Mac Eochaidh

Executive Director, Head of Debt Services, MUFG Investor Services

Treabhor brings unique insight into how to service direct lending funds and manage loan services. Treabhor is responsible for Direct Lending, Syndicated and Distressed Loan Administration. He joined MUFG Investor Services from Citco where most recent… Read full bio

Kevin Magid

President, Audax Private Debt

Kevin Magid is President of Audax Private Debt, a leading debt capital partner with over $31 billion invested across more than 1,060 companies and over $25 billion in capital raised. Mr. Magid joined Audax Group in 2000 and has led Audax Private Debt… Read full bio

Jason Melser

Director, Head of North American Private Credit Marketing, Origination & Capital Solutions, First Avenue

Jason currently leads Private Credit Marketing, Origination and Capital Solutions in North America for First Avenue. Prior to joining First Avenue in 2022, Jason worked at Bridgepoint Credit, where he led the Business Development and Capital Formatio… Read full bio

Rich Melville

Editorial Director, US, PEI Media

Rich is an editorial leader with more than 25 years of experience in financial journalism. In his role at PEI Media, he leads the editorial teams for a group that includes Private Equity International, Buyouts, PE Hub, Venture Capital Journal, Privat… Read full bio

Nick Meserve

Managing Director, Private Credit, Main Street Capital

Nick Meserve is a Managing Director at Main Street Capital and runs their Private Credit investment team. Since joining Main Street in 2012, Mr. Meserve’s responsibilities include managing a portfolio of private credit investments. He is also respons… Read full bio

Christopher Mikosh

Portfolio Manager, Co-Founder, Tor Investment Management

Christopher Mikosh is Portfolio Manager and Co-Founder for Tor Investment Management, a leading alternative credit manager focused on the Asia-Pacific markets with over $2 billion under management. Chris has over 25 years of direct credit investing a… Read full bio

Derek Miller

Managing Director, Fitch Ratings

Derek Miller is a managing director at Fitch Ratings. He currently heads the U.S. Structured Credit group responsible for collateralized loan obligations (CLOs) and other structured credit ratings. The Structured Credit group assigns new issue CLO ra… Read full bio

Darius J. Mozaffarian

Partner & Co-President, White Oak Global Advisors

Mr. Mozaffarian joined White Oak in May 2008, became Partner in 2010, joined the Investment Committee in 2014 and currently serves as President. His primary responsibility is to oversee the investment teams that are responsible for originating and st… Read full bio

Matthew Murphy

Partner, Paul Hastings LLP

Matthew M. Murphy is a partner in the Corporate department at Paul Hastings and is based in the firm’s Chicago office. He advises a variety of clients in complex business reorganizations, debt restructurings and troubled company M&A. Mr. Murphy assis… Read full bio

Sandro Näf

Co-Founder, Capital Four

Sandro Näf is a Co-Founder of Capital Four. He joined from Nordea Investment Management, where he was responsible for the European High Yield business, which he initiated in 1999. Prior to that, Sandro worked with Credit Suisse in New York (f/k/a BEA… Read full bio

Gopal Narsimhamurthy

Managing Director, Head of North American Funds, KBRA

Gopal Narsimhamurthy is a Managing Director within the Funds Rating Group at KBRA. Gopal has been with KBRA since 2014 and has worked across a number of analytical areas including structured finance, public finance, and project finance. From Septembe… Read full bio

William Needham

Managing Director, KKR Credit

William Needham joined KKR in 2014 and is a Managing Director of KKR Credit. He leads KKR's corporate restructuring and governance efforts across the European Private Credit and Special Situations strategies. Mr Needham currently sits on the boards o… Read full bio

Tim Nest, CFA

Head of Private Credit, Aksia

Tim is Head of Private Credit and has over 22 years of experience in alternative investments with a primary focus in private markets and credit. He oversees the global private credit investment research platform and works with a broad group of global… Read full bio

Michelle Noyes

Managing Director, Head of Americas, Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA)

Michelle Noyes joined AIMA in 2012 as Chief Operating Officer of AIMA's New York office and became the Association’s Head of Americas in December 2017. Prior to AIMA, Michelle was Head of International Sales and Investor Relations for BRZ Investiment… Read full bio

John Pavelski

Managing Director, Co-head of North America for the Carlyle Credit Opportunities Fund, Carlyle

John Pavelski is a Managing Director and Co-head of North America for the Carlyle Credit Opportunities Fund focusing on structured equity and special situations investment opportunities. He is based in New York. Prior to joining Carlyle, Mr. Pavelski… Read full bio

Hallie Ransone

Portfolio Manager, Private Credit, Liberty Mutual Investments

Hallie Ransone joined the Global Fixed Income team at Liberty Mutual Investments in 2020 where she leads the Private Credit business as a Portfolio Manager. Her responsibilities include developing and driving the platform's originations strategy, ove… Read full bio

Prath Reddy

President, Percent

Prath Reddy is the President of Percent. He has over 12 years of experience in financial services, primarily within investment banking. Prior to joining Percent, Prath was a Director at UBS Investment Bank within their Debt Capital Markets group base… Read full bio

Neil Prunier

Senior Director, Industry Affairs, Institutional Limited Partners Association (ILPA)

Neal Prunier, Senior Director, Industry Affairs at the Institutional Limited Partners Association (ILPA) is responsible for the continuing evolution and expansion of ILPA’s advocacy work and standards + best practices to help ILPA provide impactful s… Read full bio

Mary Rooney

Managing Director, J.P. Morgan Private Bank

Mary Rooney is a Managing Director at J.P. Morgan Private Bank. She heads due diligence and manager selection for Alternative Credit, ranging from liquid, absolute return, private credit to distressed/special situations strategies. Prior joining J.P.… Read full bio

Samantha Rowan

Editor, Real Estate Capital USA

Samantha Rowan is the editor of Real Estate Capital USA, a PEI Media publication which sits alongside Real Estate Capital Europe and PERE. Prior to joining PEI, Sam was the editor of publications that included Real Estate Finance & Investment, Se… Read full bio

Benjamin E. Rubin

Partner, Proskauer

Benjamin Rubin a partner in the Corporate Department and a member of the Private Credit Group. Ben focuses his practice on complex corporate finance transactions and represents an array of private credit providers, including private debt funds, BDCs,… Read full bio

Tim Ruxton

Managing Director, Credit & Structured Products, Alter Domus

Tim joined Alter Domus, then Cortland Capital Market Services, in 2013, co-managing the Credit & Structured Products teams. He now acquires new business and manages existing client relationships within the business development group. Prior to joi… Read full bio

Caroline Sandberg

Partner, Fried Frank

Caroline Sandberg is a partner in the Corporate Department and the Finance Practice, resident in New York. She joined the Firm in 2006. Ms. Sandberg represents lenders, private and public companies and private equity sponsors on a wide variety of fin… Read full bio

Orhan Sarayli

Managing Director, Head of North America, Barings

Orhan Sarayli is a member of Barings' Global Infrastructure Group. He is responsible for originating, structuring and underwriting a wide variety of infrastructure debt transactions. Orhan has over 24 years of experience in project finance. Prior to… Read full bio

Paul Saunders

Head of Americas, Private Debt Business Development & Investor Relations, Partners Group

Paul Saunders leads private debt business development and investor relations in the Americas. He has 14 years of industry experience. Prior to Partners Group, he worked as a Product Specialist at BlackRock in their Global Credit Team. In this role he… Read full bio

Karen Simeone

Managing Director, Boston HarbourVest

Karen Simeone joined HarbourVest in 2018 and focuses on investments in senior and junior private credit transactions. Throughout her career, Karen has managed all aspects of the private credit investment process including sourcing, evaluating, struct… Read full bio

Mitch Soiefer

Partner and Head of Lender Finance, SLR Capital

Mitch is a Partner and Head of SLR's Lender Finance vertical. Mitch joined SLR in 2009, and focuses on originating, underwriting and structuring both debt and equity transactions in SLR's specialty finance businesses as well as managing existing inve… Read full bio

Michael Suppappola

Partner, Proskauer

Mike Suppappola is a partner in the Private Funds Group who specializes in representing asset managers across the globe in all aspects of their business and operations, with a particular focus on fund formation and the structuring and execution of se… Read full bio

Leslie Vargas

Portfolio Manager, Resolution Life

Leslie is a Portfolio Manager at Resolution Life US in New York. Leslie manages investments and executes the investment strategy across the asset class spectrum with a focus on private assets and alternatives and leverages relationships with third-pa… Read full bio

Scott A. Yedid

Senior Managing Director, Cerberus Capital Management

Mr. Yedid joined Cerberus in 2008. Mr. Yedid is the head portfolio manager for Cerberus’ global residential investments in mortgage credit, across whole loans and securities. During his 14+ year tenure at Cerberus, Mr. Yedid has invested across a bro… Read full bio

Jennifer St. John Yount

Partner, Head of Finance and Restructuring Practice, Paul Hastings LLP

Jennifer St. John Yount is the chair of the Paul Hastings Finance and Restructuring practice and is based in the firm’s New York office. Her practice primarily consists of representing direct lenders, finance companies, alternative and specialty lend… Read full bio
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Agenda

Day 1 - Wednesday 21st

Breakfast
08:00 - 09:00

Registration & welcome breakfast

08:00 - 09:00

Women’s networking breakfast

Carolyn Hastings, Hallie Ransone

Facilitators:
Carolyn Hastings, Managing Director, Private Credit Group, Bain Capital Credit
Hallie Ransone, Portfolio Manager, Private Credit, Liberty Mutual Investments

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Carolyn Hastings

Managing Director, Private Credit Group, Bain Capital Credit

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Hallie Ransone

Portfolio Manager, Private Credit, Liberty Mutual Investments

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Welcome
09:00 - 09:05

PEI welcome

Erin Wolfe

Erin Wolfe, Senior Conference Producer, PEI Media

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Erin Wolfe

Senior Conference Producer, PEI Media

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09:05 - 09:10

Chair’s remarks

Michelle Noyes

Speaker:
Michelle Noyes, Managing Director, Head of Americas, Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA)

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Michelle Noyes

Managing Director, Head of Americas, Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA)

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Plenary sessions
09:10 - 09:40

Opening keynote

Greg Cashman, Rich Melville

State of the Union for Private Credit 2022

  • Current macroeconomic forces at play and their potential impact on investors
  • Scenario planning for possible paths forward in an uncertain time
  • Challenges and advantages: the go-forward opportunity set for private credit

Interviewee:
Greg Cashman, Head of Direct Lending, Golub Capital

Interviewer:
Richard Melville, Editorial Director, PEI Media

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Greg Cashman

Head of Direct Lending, Golub Capital

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Rich Melville

Editorial Director, US, PEI Media

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09:40 - 10:20

Macro trends ahead: Weathering changes

Benjamin E. Rubin, Christopher Flynn, Jennifer Hartviksen, Kenneth Kencel, Jeff Levin
  • Main risk factors going into 2023
  • The current state of the world’s markets as they pertain to civil unrest, Covid-19 concerns, the war in Ukraine, and the threat of additional Russian sanctions
  • Fears around climbing interest rates and the effects of inflation
  • Opportunities to generate alpha during periods of market dislocation
  • Expansion by size, geography, and strategy

Moderator:
Benjamin E. Rubin, Partner, Proskauer

Panelists:
Christopher Flynn,
President, First Eagle Alternative Credit
Jennifer Hartviksen, Managing Director, Global Credit, Investment Management Corporation of Ontario (IMCO)
Kenneth Kencel, President & CEO, Churchill Asset Management
Jeff Levin, Managing Director & Co-Head, North America Private Credit, Morgan Stanley

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Benjamin E. Rubin

Partner, Proskauer

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Christopher Flynn

President, First Eagle Alternative Credit

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Jennifer Hartviksen

Managing Director, Global Credit, Investment Management Corporation of Ontario (IMCO)

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Kenneth Kencel

President & CEO, Churchill Asset Management

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Jeff Levin

Managing Director & Co-Head of Private Credit, North America, Morgan Stanley

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10:20 - 11:00

Direct lending: Protection for the future

Paul Bonewitz, Faraaz Kamran, Chris Lund, Kevin Magid, Karen Simeone
  • Supply and demand dynamics in the direct lending space
  • Addressing concerns around profit margins due to inflation and rising interest rates and how best to protect your firm
  • How underwriting changed post-pandemic to create more resilient strategies
  • Essential ways to ensure capital preservation

Moderator:
Paul Bonewitz, Partner, Latham & Watkins

Panelists:
Faraaz Kamran, Senior Partner, Twin Brook Capital Partners
Chris Lund, Managing Director & Co-Portfolio Manager, Institutional Portfolios, Monroe Capital LLC
Kevin Magid, President, Audax Private Debt
Karen Simeone, Managing Director, Boston, HarbourVest

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Paul Bonewitz

Partner, Latham & Watkins LLP

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Faraaz Kamran

Senior Partner, Twin Brook Capital Partners

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Chris Lund

Managing Director & Co-Portfolio Manager, Institutional Portfolios, Monroe Capital LLC

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Kevin Magid

President, Audax Private Debt

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Karen Simeone

Managing Director, Boston HarbourVest

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Networking
11:00 - 11:30

Networking break

Plenary sessions
11:30 - 12:10

Emerging ESG trends in private credit

Paul Barker, Matt Chuchla, Kevin Griffin, Justin Lawrence, William Needham
  • Loan structuring to encourage responsible behavior
  • Innovative ways to link loans to ESG considerations
  • Incorporating ESG considerations to assess risk metrics and thematic issues, including climate change, net-zero commitments, energy transitions, resource availability, workforce practices, and inclusive growth
  • Using data & ESG analytics
  • Acquiring data and metrics to help meet LP expectations for reporting

Moderator:
Paul Barker, Partner, ESG & Impact, Kirkland & Ellis

Panelists:
Matt Chuchla, Partner, Quantum Energy Partners
Kevin Griffin,
CEO & CIO, MGG Investment Group
Justin Lawrence, Partner, Private Credit, Adams Street Partners
William Needham, Managing Director, KKR Credit

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Paul Barker

Partner, ESG & Impact, Kirkland & Ellis

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Matt Chuchla

Partner, Quantum Energy Partners

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Kevin Griffin

CEO & CIO, MGG Investment Group

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Justin Lawrence

Partner, Private Credit, Adams Street Partners

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William Needham

Managing Director, KKR Credit

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12:10 - 12:50

CLO discussion

Derek Miller, Nicole Byrns, Treabhor Mac Eochaidh, Tim Ruxton
  • Advantages CLOs offer over other structured products and credit assets
  • Collateralized loan obligations in the US vs. Europe
  • Managing the complexity of CLOs and leveraging technology
  • Role of rating agencies

Moderator:
Derek Miller, Managing Director, Fitch Ratings

Panelists:
Nicole Byrns, Managing Director, Capital Solutions, CPP Investments
Treabhor Mac Eochaidh, Executive Director, Head of Debt Services, MUFG Investor Services
Tim Ruxton, Managing Director, Credit & Structured Products, Alter Domus

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Derek Miller

Managing Director, Fitch Ratings

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Nicole Byrns

MD, Americas Structured Credit and Financials, CPP Investments

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Treabhor Mac Eochaidh

Executive Director, Head of Debt Services, MUFG Investor Services

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Tim Ruxton

Managing Director, Credit & Structured Products, Alter Domus

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12:50 - 13:20

Navigating the looming storm

William Brady, Matthew Murphy, Blake Counard, Michelle Handy, Nick Meserve
  • Anticipate efforts by borrowers to leverage market-based flexibility in documentation
  • Prepare well in advance to exercise select lender remedies to maximize returns
  • Stay current with court decisions that may impact strategy

Moderators:
William Brady
, Partner, Head of Alternative Lender Practice, Paul Hastings LLP
Matthew Murphy, Partner, Paul Hastings LLP

Panelists:
Blake Counard, Managing Director, LBC Credit Partners
Michelle Handy, Managing Director, Head of Portfolio & Underwriting, First Eagle Investments
Nick Meserve, Managing Director, Main Street Capital Corporation

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William Brady

Partner, Head of Alternative Lender Practice, Paul Hastings LLP

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Matthew Murphy

Partner, Paul Hastings LLP

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Blake Counard

Managing Director, U.S. Direct Lending Portfolio Management, LBC Credit Partners

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Michelle Handy

Managing Director, Head of Portfolio and Underwriting, First Eagle Alternative Credit

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Nick Meserve

Managing Director, Private Credit, Main Street Capital

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Lunch
13:20 - 14:20

Networking lunch

Breakout sessions
14:20 - 15:00

Track A: Secondaries: Creating opportunity

Michael Suppappola, John Kyles, Jonathan Leu, Gopal Narsimhamurthy
  • Understanding the key players and best practices for approaching the market
  • Risk/benefit analysis of investing in this asset class
  • Key concerns from LP’s surrounding allocation and whether they play in the secondaries market

Moderator:
Michael Suppappola, Partner, Proskauer

Panelists:
Pierpaolo Casamento
, Head of Private Debt Secondaries, Tikehau Capital
John Kyles, Managing Director, Head of the Credit Strategies, Portfolio Advisors
Jonathan Leu, Principal, Coller Capital
Gopal Narsimhamurthy, Managing Director, Head of North America Funds, KBRA

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Michael Suppappola

Partner, Proskauer

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John Kyles

Managing Director, Head of the Credit Strategies, Portfolio Advisors

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Jonathan Leu

Principal, Coller Capital

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Gopal Narsimhamurthy

Managing Director, Head of North American Funds, KBRA

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14:20 - 15:00

Track B: What’s next for real estate debt?

Samantha Rowan, Christian Fuqua, Scott A. Yedid
  • Overview of delinquency rates and the outlook for CRE property values with the continued work-from-home trend
  • The future of commercial and retail space
  • Current inflation concerns and interest rates in the housing market

Moderator:
Sam Rowan, Editor, Real Estate Capital USA, PEI Media

Panelists:
Christian Fuqua, Managing Director, Deputy Portfolio Manager, CBRE Investment Management
Scott A. Yedid, Senior Managing Director, Cerberus Capital Management

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Samantha Rowan

Editor, Real Estate Capital USA

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Christian Fuqua

Managing Director, Deputy Portfolio Manager, CBRE Investment Management

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Scott A. Yedid

Senior Managing Director, Cerberus Capital Management

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14:20 - 15:00

Track C: Direct lending in lower-middle & middle market landscapes

Jennifer St. John Yount, Laurent Bouvier, Tas Hasan, Darius J. Mozaffarian, Sandro Näf
  • How direct lending transactions are beginning to build out the definition of the middle market outside of the deal size
  • What this means for performance, risk-adjusted returns, and value creation

Moderator:
Jennifer Yount, Partner, Paul Hastings

Panelists:
Laurent Bouvier, Managing Partner, Kartesia
Tas Hasan, Partner, Deerpath Capital Management
Darius J. Mozaffarian
, Partner & Co-President, White Oak Global Advisors
Sandro NäfCo-Founder, Capital Four

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Jennifer St. John Yount

Partner, Head of Finance and Restructuring Practice, Paul Hastings LLP

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Laurent Bouvier

Managing Partner, Kartesia

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Tas Hasan

Partner, Deerpath Capital Management

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Darius J. Mozaffarian

Partner & Co-President, White Oak Global Advisors

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Sandro Näf

Co-Founder, Capital Four

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Breakout sessions
15:00 - 15:40

Track A: The evolution of evergreen/open-ended funds

Jason Melser, Brent Humphries, Paul Saunders
  • Background/overview on open-ended funds
  • Challenges of closed-ended funds
  • Benefits of staying invested
  • Concerns from LPs that greater alignment and liquidity must be weighed against the risk of a unique fund structure to an investment committee and how to address that

Moderator:
Jason Melser,
Director, Head of North American Private Credit Marketing, Origination & Capital Solutions, First Avenue

Panelists:
Brent Humphries,
President, AB Private Credit Investors
Paul Saunders, Head of Private Credit Americas Business Development, Partners Group

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Jason Melser

Director, Head of North American Private Credit Marketing, Origination & Capital Solutions, First Avenue

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Brent Humphries

President, AB Private Credit Investors

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Paul Saunders

Head of Americas, Private Debt Business Development & Investor Relations, Partners Group

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15:00 - 15:40

Track B: Infrastructure debt: The key to recovery

Zak Bentley, Jorge Camina, Patrick Fear, Orhan Sarayli
  • How has the infrastructure bill affected the debt market since it passed almost a year ago?
  • Yield trends across the asset class
  • The importance of digital infrastructure and how it is driving infrastructure debt growth

Moderator:
Zak Bentley, Americas Editor, Infrastructure Investor, PEI

Panelist:
Jorge Camina,
Partner and Head of Sustainable Infrastructure Capital, Denham Capital
Patrick Fear, Managing Director, AB Private Credit Investors
Orhan Sarayli, Managing Director, Head of North America, Barings

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Zak Bentley

Americas Editor, Infrastructure Investor

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Jorge Camina

Partner, Head of Sustainable Infrastructure Credit, Denham Capital

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Patrick Fear

Managing Director, AB Private Credit Investors

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Orhan Sarayli

Managing Director, Head of North America, Barings

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15:00 - 15:40

Track C: The big questions for LPs (LP-only think tank)

Neil Prunier, Hallie Ransone, Leslie Vargas
  • Exchange ideas with other LPs about the most pressing questions for the year
  • Conversations around benchmarking performance and future opportunities in the private credit space

Moderator:
Neil Prunier, Senior Director, Industry Affairs, ILPA

Panelists:
Hallie Ransone, Portfolio Manager, Private Credit, Liberty Mutual Investments
Leslie Vargas, Portfolio Manager, Resolution Life

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Neil Prunier

Senior Director, Industry Affairs, Institutional Limited Partners Association (ILPA)

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Hallie Ransone

Portfolio Manager, Private Credit, Liberty Mutual Investments

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Leslie Vargas

Portfolio Manager, Resolution Life

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Networking
15:40 - 16:10

Networking break

Plenary sessions
16:10 - 16:50

Special situations & distressed investing in today’s environment

Ari Blaut, Marianna Fassinotti, Christopher Mikosh, John Pavelski
  • Strategies to take advantage of unique opportunities for overleveraged companies
  • LPs’ willingness to commit capital for future opportunistic investments
  • Case studies on managing defaults and resolving issues
  • Identifying which sectors and strategies are providing the most opportunities while avoiding more vulnerable opportunities

Moderator:
Ari Blaut, Partner and Co-Head of U.S. Credit and Leveraged Finance, Sullivan and Cromwell

Panelists:
Marianna Fassinotti,
Managing Director, The D.E. Shaw Group
Christopher Mikosh,
Portfolio Manager, Co-Founder, Tor Investment Management
John Pavelski, Co-Head, Credit Opportunities, Carlyle

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Ari Blaut

Partner and Co-Head of U.S. Credit and Leveraged Finance, Sullivan and Cromwell

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Marianna Fassinotti

Managing Director, The D.E. Shaw Group

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Christopher Mikosh

Portfolio Manager, Co-Founder, Tor Investment Management

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John Pavelski

Managing Director, Co-head of North America for the Carlyle Credit Opportunities Fund, Carlyle

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16:50 - 17:30

Closing keynote: LP fireside chat

Fran Blair, Robin Blumenthal

Interviewee:
Fran Blair,
Managing Director, Credit Investments, PSP Investments

Interviewer:
Robin Blumenthal
, Americas Editor, Private Debt Investor, PEI Media

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Fran Blair

Managing Director, Credit Investments, PSP Investments

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Robin Blumenthal

Americas Editor, Private Debt Investor

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End of day 1
17:30 - 18:30

Reception

Agenda

Day 2 - Thursday 22nd

Breakfast
08:30 - 09:30

LP think tank breakfast (Invitation only)

Neil Prunier

Speaker:
Neil Prunier, Senior Director, Industry Affairs, ILPA

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Neil Prunier

Senior Director, Industry Affairs, Institutional Limited Partners Association (ILPA)

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08:30 - 09:30

GP think tank breakfast (Invitation only)

Jess Larsen

Speaker:
Jess Larsen
, Founder & CEO, Briarcliffe Credit Partners

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Jess Larsen

Founder & CEO, Briarcliffe

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Welcome
09:30 - 09:35

Chair’s remarks

Michelle Noyes

Speaker:
Michelle Noyes, Managing Director, Head of Americas, Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA)

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Michelle Noyes

Managing Director, Head of Americas, Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA)

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Plenary sessions
09:35 - 10:15

Diversity in private credit

Zoe Bernstein, Carolyn Hastings, Rakesh (Rick) Jain, Shamafa Khan
  • Addressing diversity during the hiring process and structuring a pipeline to attract diversified candidates
  • Initiatives, programming, and standardization of policies to retain talent
  • Diversity and inclusion oversight and reporting

Moderator:
Zoe Bernstein, Consultant, Egon Zehnder

Panelists:
Carolyn Hastings, Managing Director, Private Credit Group, Bain Capital Credit
Rakesh (Rick) Jain, Global Head of Private Credit, Pantheon Ventures
Shamafa Khan, Managing Director, Head of Marketing & Investor Relations, Crayhill Capital Management

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Zoe Bernstein

Consultant, Egon Zehnder

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Carolyn Hastings

Managing Director, Private Credit Group, Bain Capital Credit

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Rakesh (Rick) Jain

Global Head of Private Credit, Pantheon Ventures

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Shamafa Khan

Managing Director, Head of Marketing & Investor Relations, Crayhill Capital Management

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Networking
10:15 - 10:45

Networking break

Plenary sessions
10:45 - 11:25

Private credit & technology

Jennifer Daly, Cesar Estrada, Jeremiah J. Loeffler, Prath Reddy
  • The growth of data analytics and AI for quality of credit scoring, disbursement, and monitoring.
  • Widely applied and standardized risk scoring for funding and liquidity.
  • Deal sourcing, operations, and reporting.
  • Future of block chain and data management.

Moderator:
Jennifer Daly, Partner, King & Spalding

Panelists:
Cesar Estrada
, Private Markets Segment Head, Arcesium
Jeremiah J. Loeffler, COO – Credit, Crestline Investors
Prath Reddy, President, Percent

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Jennifer Daly

Partner, King & Spalding

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Cesar Estrada

Private Markets Segment Head, Arcesium

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Jeremiah J. Loeffler

COO, Credit, Crestline Investors

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Prath Reddy

President, Percent

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11:25 - 12:05

Relative value opportunities across syndicated and private credit

Caroline Sandberg, Mark Basile, Kevin Lawi, Tim Nest, CFA, Mary Rooney
  • Convergence of the two markets
  • Yield and liquidity comparison across the two markets and in the context of broader market conditions

Moderator:
Caroline Sandberg, Partner, Fried Frank

Panelists:
Mark Basile
, Partner, Senior Portfolio Manager, Credit & Capital Markets, Veritas Capital
Kevin Lawi, Managing Director, Private Credit Portfolio Manager & Head of Origination of Credit Investment Group, Credit Suisse Asset Management
Tim Nest, Head of Private Credit, Aksia
Mary Rooney, Managing Director, J.P. Morgan Private Bank

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Caroline Sandberg

Partner, Fried Frank

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Mark Basile

Partner, Senior Portfolio Manager, Credit & Capital Markets, Veritas Capital

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Kevin Lawi

Managing Director, Private Credit Portfolio Manager & Head of Origination of Credit Investment Group, Credit Suisse Asset Management

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Tim Nest, CFA

Head of Private Credit, Aksia

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Mary Rooney

Managing Director, J.P. Morgan Private Bank

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12:05 - 12:45

The case for specialty finance: Navigating exposure

Ed Cong, T.J. Durkin, Jess Larsen, Mitch Soiefer
  • Alternative credit strategies for strong capital protections
  • The ability for compelling risk-adjusted returns
  • Role of solutions-based financing, generally in support of economic development at state and local levels to help accelerate recovery

Moderator:
Jesse Kirsch, Of Counsel, Paul Hastings

Panelists:
Ed Cong, Principal and Managing Director, Marathon Asset Management
T.J. Durkin, Head of Structured Credit, Angelo Gordon
Jess Larsen, Founder & CEO, Briarcliffe Credit Partners
Mitch Soiefer, Partner and Head of Lender Finance, SLR Capital

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Ed Cong

Principal and Managing Director, Marathon Asset Management

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T.J. Durkin

Head of Structured Credit, Angelo Gordon

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Jess Larsen

Founder & CEO, Briarcliffe

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Mitch Soiefer

Partner and Head of Lender Finance, SLR Capital

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End of day 2
12:45 - 13:45

Lunch

13:45 - 13:45

End of conference

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Alberta Investment Management Corporation
Alcentra
Alliance Bernstein
American Industrial Partners
APG Asset Management
Bain Capital
Blackstone
Brinley Partners
Brooklands Capital Strategies
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
Capital One
Cargill, Trade & Capital Markets
CDPQ
City of Stamford
CPPIB America
Crestline Investors
Denham Capital
Fundamental Advisors
Incus Capital
Investment Management Corporation of Ontario
JPMorgan Alternatives Asset Management
Kartesia
Kiska Developers
Liberty Mutual Insurance
Lombard Odier
Macquarie Group
Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance
MetLife Investments
Midwest Holding
Nationwide Insurance
NXT Capital
OCP Asia
Oxford Finance
Pantheon Ventures
PGIM
Portfolio Advisors
Realterm
Resolution Life
Royal Bank of Canada
Sen Family Office
Storebrand Asset Management
TCW Group
The Joint Industry Board of the Electrical Industry
Varagon Capital Partners
Wellington Management

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400+
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50+
speakers

100+
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10+
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Abu Dhabi Investment Authority
Aksia
Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation
Alberta Investment Management Corporation
American Equity Investment Life
American Family Mutual Insurance
Amherst
APG Asset Management
Arthrex’s Family Office
AustralianSuper
Ballentine Partners
Brighthouse Financial
British Columbia Investment
Bureau of Investments
CDPQ
City of Calgary
City of Stamford
Colter Lewis Investment Partners
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
CPP Investment Board
DB Insurance
Ensign Peak Advisors
Episcopal Church Foundation
FM Global
General Electric Pension
HN Summit House
IBM Retirement Funds
Investment Management Corporation of Ontario
Kiska Developers
Korea Investment Corporation
KrisDan Management
Liberty Mutual Insurance
Lombard Odier
Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance
MetLife Investments
Midwest Holding
National Pension Service
Nationwide Insurance
New Mexico State Investment Council
New York Life Insurance
New York State Common Retirement Fund
New York State Office of the State Comptroller
Nicola Wealth Management
NYSNA Pension Plan and Benefits Fund
PartnerRe
Prudential Private Placement Investors
QBE Insurance Group
Resolution Life
Royal Bank of Canada
SBP Management
Sen Family Office
State of Wisconsin Investment Board
Storebrand Asset Management
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank
Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada
The City of New York, Finance
The Joint Industry Board of the Electrical Industry
UC Investments
UC Investments
Wespath