Showcasing diverse talent across private markets

The worlds’ leading diversity event focused on alternatives; the Women in Private Markets Summit is coming to New York in June 2023. Join over 500 attendees from across the world for an unrivalled networking opportunity.

The inaugural Women in Private Markets Summit: North America will focus on Private Equity, Infrastructure, Real Estate and Private Debt . All registered attendees will have access to the four forums, allowing you to build your network across alternative asset classes. Book now to access the entire Women in Private Markets Summit: North America.

Testimonials from London attendees

British Business Bank

Marilena Ioannidou, Senior Investment Manager

This was a well organised event, balancing between sessions hearing from industry leaders on topics that are currently top priority, as well as allowing time fo…

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Aquila Capital

Miryam Colombo, Client Advisor

As an associate, still at the early stage of my career and eager to learn and grow in the industry, I found it really inspiring to meet other successful women w…

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Brown Brothers Harriman

Ainun Ayub, Product Head

I enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere, the candid exchange of knowledge, and the passion that speakers and participants brought. I always leave this event feeling en…

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COVERING WOMEN IN PRIVATE EQUITY, INFRASTRUCTURE, REAL ESTATE AND PRIVATE DEBT

1 Summit. 4 Forums

What can you expect at the Summit?

Hear from industry leaders

Learn how leading experts are actively addressing diversity within their own businesses and those they work with. Understand how investor allocations are changing across private markets, what trends leading fund managers are seeing across their asset classes, why secondaries continue to boom, and much more.

Build your cross-asset class network

Connect with industry participants across private equity, infrastructure, private debt, and real estate. Network in-person at interactive workshops, networking breaks, an evening drinks reception, roundtable discussions and invite-only breakfasts. Build lasting relationships and compare best practices with your peers.

Meet institutional investors

Hear from investors who are looking to increase their exposure to private markets and benefit from our expansive global investor community. Previous investors include Allstate Investment, Border to Coast Pensions Partnership, Greater Manchester Pension Fund, NYSNA Pension Plan and Benefits Fund and Pension Protection Fund.

Attendees from our London event include

Connect with private market professionals

Actis
AllianzGI
Allstate Investments
Alte Leipziger Hallesche Versicherung
Apollo Global Management
Apollo Management International
AustralianSuper
Aztec Group
B Capital Partners
BDT & Company International
BlackRock
Blue Owl Capital
Border to Coast Pensions Partnership
CPPIB
Catalyst Fund
CBRE Global Investors
CDC Group
Cebile Capital
Curzon
Desjardins Pension Group
EBRD
Equiem
Europa Capital
European Investment Fund
Fuel Venture Capital
Gatewood Capital Partners
Generate Capital Inc
GIC Private Markets
GLIL Infrastructure
Greater Manchester Pension Fund
IMCO
Japan Post Bank
JLL Hotels & Hospitality
KKR
Level 20
Lexington Partners
Local Pensions Partnership
Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance
Massmutual
MEAG
Mercer Alternatives
MetLife Investments
Pension Protection Fund
PGGM Infrastructure Fund
Polar Structure
Précis Capital Partners
Prologis
Prudential Staff Pension Fund
PSP Investments
RNIB Royal National Institute for the Blind
Siris Capital Partners
StepStone Group
Sunsuper
United Nations Joint Staff Pension Fund
USS Investment Management
Vanderbilt University
Whitehelm Capital
Wimmer Family Office

Our leading advisory board in 2023

Gila Cohen

Chair, Investment Advisory Board, MUFG

Gila R. Cohen is a Chief Investment Strategy Officer at MUFG. In this role, she is responsible for those businesses including investments/fund Allocation, Corporate Banking and Investor Services. Most recently, Ms. Cohen was the Managing Partner for… Read full bio
Cari Lodge

Cari Lodge

Managing Director, Commonfund Capital

Cari Lodge is Head of Secondaries and a member of the Investment Committee. Her responsibilities include oversight of due diligence, underwriting, manager selection and investment management for the firm's private capital Primary, Secondary, Co-Inves… Read full bio

Kemi-Christina Abdul

Managing Director, BlueHaven

Kemi Christina Abdul brings over a decade of direct investment and portfolio management experience across various infrastructure sectors internationally. She is Managing Director and founder of BlueHaven LLC, a recently established boutique firm that… Read full bio

Irene Mavroyannis

Managing Partner, Private Capital Advisory, Sera Global

Irene is the Global Head of Sera Global’s Private Capital Advisory practice for Infrastructure, Renewables and Sustainable Investing and is responsible for advising leading general partners, operating companies and managers of real assets on fund str… 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

Laurie Mahon

Vice-Chair, US Investment Banking, Global Investment Banking, CIBC Capital Markets

Laurie Mahon joined CIBC Capital Markets in August 2013 and is responsible for all infrastructure finance activities globally. She has had a multifaceted career as a banker. public sector manager, infrastructure executive, consultant and developer fo… 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

Kim Hourihan

CIO, CBRE Real Estate Investments

Kim Hourihan is Chief Investment Officer for CBRE Real Estate Investments (“REI”). In this role, she is responsible for the overall investment strategy for REI, including investing CBRE capital into CBRE Investment Management investment programs and… Read full bio

Dana Johns

Senior Portfolio Manager, Maryland State Retirement and Pension System

Bio coming soon..

Heidi Boyd

Managing Director - Infrastructure, Blackstone

Heidi Boyd is a Managing Director in the Infrastructure Group, where she focuses primarily on investments in utilities and transportation sectors. Since joining Blackstone in 2018, Ms. Boyd has been involved in the execution of Blackstone investments… Read full bio

Adrienne Saunders

Senior Managing Director-General Counsel, Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners

Adrienne is a Senior Managing Director with Stonepeak and is the firm’s General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer. Prior to joining Stonepeak, Adrienne was General Counsel for Babcock & Brown. Prior to Babcock & Brown, Adrienne also worked… Read full bio

Elizabeth Weymouth

Founder & Managing Partner, Grafine Partners

Elizabeth Weymouth is the Founder & Managing Partner of Grafine Partners. Prior to starting Grafine, Elizabeth was a partner at Riverstone Holdings for over a decade, where she spun out and built a $27 billion private equity business. Previously,… Read full bio

Alisa Amarosa Wood

Partner, KKR

Alisa Amarosa Wood joined KKR in 2003 and is a Partner of the Firm. She leads the Global Private Markets and Real Assets Strategies Group, looking after key product areas including private equity, infrastructure, energy real assets, impact, growth eq… Read full bio

Katherine Taylor

Managing Director

Katherine Taylor is a managing director of First Eagle Alternative Credit, responsible for business development, product development, strategic relationships and fund marketing across the firm’s Tradable Credit and Direct Lending platforms. Kassie be… Read full bio

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The Women in Private Markets Summit: North America will take place on 20 – 21 June 2023

For more information on the agenda, please contact Charles Gould.

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Agenda

Women in Private Markets Summit North America 2023 - Tuesday 20th

08:00 - 08:45

Registration and coffee

08:45 - 08:50

PEI Welcome

08:50 - 09:00

Chairperson’s opening remarks

Laurie Mahon
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Laurie Mahon

Vice-Chair, US Investment Banking, Global Investment Banking, CIBC Capital Markets

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09:00 - 09:25

Keynote Investor Interview: why a leading investor is committed to private markets

09:25 - 10:05

Asset allocations to private markets in a more challenging environment

Leslie Vargas
  • To what extent has the slump in equities led investors to sell off holdings in private markets?
  • Does appetite for co-investment remain high?
  • How can managers differentiate themselves in a crowded field?
  • Have investors turned down funds due to lack of diversity? What pressure are they putting on?
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Leslie Vargas

Portfolio Manager, Resolution Life

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10:05 - 10:45

How are industry leaders addressing diversity in their institutions?

  • Is the industry doing enough to drive change?
  • Are investors’ demands on diversity increasing?
  • Case studies of innovative recruiting to ensure diverse candidate pools
  • Tips for success in your career in private markets
10:45 - 11:30

Coffee & Networking

11:30 - 12:10

State of private markets: where are we now?

Jackie Rantanen, Patricia Miller Zollar
  • How are managers changing strategies to deal with inflation and increasing interest rates?
  • To what extent is the democratization of private markets a positive and current trend?
  • What does the rise of sustainability mean for investment strategy in practice?
  • Fundraising and dealmaking predictions for the next 18 months
  • How will private markets emerge from this financial crisis?
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Jackie Rantanen

Head of Product Solutions – Co-Head of Impact Investments, Hamilton Lane

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Patricia Miller Zollar

Managing Director, Private Equity, Neuberger Berman

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12:10 - 12:45

How there is increased pressure on ESG from all angles in North America

Tanya Carmichael
  • Investor commitments and tighter scrutiny on ESG
  • How the regulatory agenda is pivoting to enforcement practices
  • To what extent are lenders challenging borrowers on ESG risk management due to commitments and regulatory obligations?
  • The danger of losing the license to operate
  • How big a threat is the anti-ESG backlash to progress in US businesses more generally?
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Tanya Carmichael

Advisor, Independent

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12:45 - 13:40

Lunch

Women in Infrastructure Forum North America 2023
13:40 - 13:45

Opening remarks

13:45 - 14:25

The state of play in the North American infrastructure market

14:25 - 15:00

How has the Inflation Reduction Act created opportunities in renewables?

15:00 - 15:40

How infrastructure managers can invest across the digital ecosystem

Women in Private Equity Forum North America 2023
13:40 - 13:45

Opening remarks

13:45 - 14:25

The state of play in North American private equity

Melissa Grant
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Melissa Grant

Portfolio Advisor, Aksia

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14:25 - 15:00

The democratization of private equity and the opportunity of tokenization

15:00 - 15:40

Dealmaking in a world of high inflation

Women in Real Estate Forum North America 2023
13:40 - 13:45

Opening remarks

13:45 - 14:25

The state of play in North American real estate

Gila Cohen, Danielle Even
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Gila Cohen

Chair, Investment Advisory Board, MUFG

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Danielle Even

Principal Real Estate Investments, GCM Grosvenor

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14:25 - 15:00

The future of offices North America: where are opportunities in a rapidly evolving market?

15:00 - 15:40

Will rising interest rates and a slowing economy bring an end to the warehouse bubble?

Women in Private Debt Forum North America 2023
13:40 - 13:45

Opening remarks

13:45 - 14:25

The state of play in North American private credit

Jennifer Hartviksen, Hallie Ransone
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Jennifer Hartviksen

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

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Hallie Ransone

Portfolio Manager, Private Credit, Liberty Mutual Investments

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14:25 - 15:00

Diversifying your portfolio and selecting strategies for 2023 and beyond

Michelle Noyes
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Michelle Noyes

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

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15:00 - 15:40

ESG & impact integration: sustainability linked loans & more

15:40 - 16:00

Coffee & networking

Women in Infrastructure Forum North America 2023
16:00 - 16:35

Why the North American midmarket remains a happy hunting ground

Irene Mavroyannis
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Irene Mavroyannis

Managing Partner, Private Capital Advisory, Sera Global

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16:35 - 17:10

Does infrastructure debt continue to outperform other credit strategies?

17:10 - 17:45

Examining infrastructure valuations across North America

Women in Private Equity Forum North America 2023
16:00 - 16:35

How can the midmarket remain competitive in an era of megafunds?

16:35 - 17:10

Assessing the environment for emerging managers in North America

Michelle Jacobi, Aiyu Yuan Nicholson
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Michelle Jacobi

Managing Director, Gatewood Capital

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Aiyu Yuan Nicholson

Partner, StepStone Group

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17:10 - 17:45

Venture & growth equity

Women in Real Estate Forum North America 2023
16:00 - 16:35

Is life sciences a trend or here to stay?

Christie Chen
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Christie Chen

Director of Investments, Oxford Properties Group

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16:35 - 17:10

Innovations and emerging opportunities in real estate credit

17:10 - 17:45

Sustainability and the race to net-zero in real estate

Dan Winters
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Dan Winters

GRESB, Senior Director

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Women in Private Debt Forum North America 2023
16:00 - 16:35

Evaluating opportunities away from corporate credit

16:35 - 17:10

Opportunities beyond North America: a global outlook in a volatile world

17:10 - 17:45

Specialist credit strategies: what, when and where?

17:45 - 19:30

Cocktail reception

Agenda

Women in Private Markets Summit North America 2023 - Wednesday 21st

07:30 - 08:00

Registration and coffee

08:00 - 09:00

Invitation only think-tanks

These sessions will allow women to speak freely about the issues impacting their office and asset class. It is a closed door, open conversation where attendees can benchmark ideas and share best practices to gain solutions for common concerns.

  • Infrastructure
  • Private Equity
  • Private Debt
  • Real Estate
09:10 - 09:45

Secondaries: finding value in a competitive market

  • Increased specialization in strategies: how are firms approaching this and what is LP appetite like for specialist plays?
  • Real asset and private debt: what are the dynamics of these asset classes from a secondaries perspective and how much more growth can they support?
  • What do falling equity markets and wider economic stress mean for LP sales and GP-leds?
  • Investor perspectives on continuation funds and other innovations
  • What are the significant headwinds the market could face over the next 12 months?
09:45 - 10:20

Fundraising in a hybrid world

  • Has covid fundamentally changed fundraising?
  • Building a truly global investor base, tips and war stories from the past two years
  • The importance of a tailored, quality customer service and communications
  • ESG – increasing demands for targets, data and transparency in private markets
  • Adapting to a more challenging economic environment
10:20 - 10:30

PEI Fundraising Report

10:30 - 11:15

The rise and rise of impact investing in North America and globally

Nathalie Viens
  • Comparing mega funds to more niche impact players
  • Is launching an impact strategy detrimental to wider sustainability efforts?
  • Are ESG and impact different enough to warrant separate strategies and teams?
  • What are leading impact managers doing to align with the needs to their LPs?
  • How are pension funds integrating impact into their investment mandates?
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Nathalie Viens

Operating Partner, CDPQ

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11:15 - 11:45

Coffee & networking

11:45 - 12:20

Founders panel: Setting up your own fund in private markets

Huda Al Lawati
  • Motivations and challenges when becoming a founder
  • Outlining the fundraising process for a new fund
  • What do founders see as the most exciting opportunity in a challenging environment?
  • Learnings and war stories from those that have done it
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Huda Al Lawati

Founder, Aliph Capital

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12:20 - 13:00

Tips from talent experts on driving real change to diversity in private markets

Merche Del Valle
  • Moving from talk to action in moving beyond gender
  • How to recruit and retain women in investment roles
  • What does a modern approach to diversity look like?
  • Case studies of cultural transformation driving returns
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Merche Del Valle

Managing Director, Former Chief Talent and HR Officer

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13:00 - 14:30

Close of conference and networking Lunch

Networking lunch enabling you to join a group of market participants with similar interests and expertise. Attendees will have a mix of tables to choose from, each table having a host to steer discussions

Build your network across private markets

Join 500+ attendees in June 2023 and connect with institutional investors, fund managers, as well as the wider private markets community for two days of learning and networking. This year’s summit will once again be co-located with the Women in Private Equity, Infrastructure, Real Estate and Private Debt Forums. Attendees will have access to all four forums.

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The in-person networking experience

Cross-asset class network

Learn from and meet with practitioners from across private markets with an agenda covering all the topics impacting alternatives. Networking breaks take place together and delegates can move freely between individual forums.

Build connections

The agenda is curated to enhance networking opportunities with small group discussions. There will be interactive working groups, breakfast think tanks, roundtable discussions, cocktail receptions and a seated networking lunch.

Meet global investors

Attendees in 2022 included over 100 investors from Japan Post Bank, GIC, Border to Coast Pensions Partnership, Pension Protection Fund, Allstate Investment, Greater Manchester Pension Fund, NYSNA Pension Plan and Benefits Fund and many more.

Previous attendees for our Europe event included

Actis
AllianzGI
Allstate Investments
Alte Leipziger Hallesche Versicherung 
Apollo Global Management
Apollo Management International
AustralianSuper
Aztec Group
B Capital Partners
BDT & Company International
BlackRock
Blue Owl Capital
Border to Coast Pensions Partnership 
CPPIB
Catalyst Fund
CBRE Global Investors
CDC Group
Cebile Capital
Curzon
Desjardins Pension Group
EBRD
Equiem
Europa Capital
European Investment Fund
Fuel Venture Capital
Gatewood Capital Partners
Generate Capital Inc
GIC Private Markets
GLIL Infrastructure
Greater Manchester Pension Fund
IMCO
Japan Post Bank
JLL Hotels & Hospitality
KKR
Level 20
Lexington Partners
Local Pensions Partnership
Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance
Massmutual
MEAG
Mercer Alternatives
MetLife Investments
Pension Protection Fund
PGGM Infrastructure Fund
Polar Structure
Précis Capital Partners
Prologis
Prudential Staff Pension Fund
PSP Investments
RNIB Royal National Institute for the Blind
Siris Capital Partners
StepStone Group
Sunsuper
United Nations Joint Staff Pension Fund
USS Investment Management
Vanderbilt University
Whitehelm Capital
Wimmer Family Office

Testimonials from previous attendees

British Business Bank

Marilena Ioannidou, Senior Investment Manager

This was a well organised event, balancing between sessions hearing from industry leaders on topics that are currently top priority, as well as allowing time fo…

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Aquila Capital

Miryam Colombo, Client Advisor

As an associate, still at the early stage of my career and eager to learn and grow in the industry, I found it really inspiring to meet other successful women w…

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Brown Brothers Harriman

Ainun Ayub, Product Head

I enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere, the candid exchange of knowledge, and the passion that speakers and participants brought. I always leave this event feeling en…

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Past attendees

View the speakers for 2023

For more information on speaking in 2022, please contact Charles Gould.

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Huda Al Lawati

Founder, Aliph Capital

Huda has worked in the private equity and investment space in emerging markets for nearly 20 years. Before founding Aliph Capital, Huda was a Partner at Gateway Partners, Chief Investment Officer for Savola Group, a strategic investment holding group… Read full bio

Tanya Carmichael

Advisor, Independent

Tanya holds 20+ years’ experience as a private equity investor, inspired by opportunities for impact. Holder of a BA (Honours), LL.B and the ICD.D from the Rotman School of Management, Tanya recently led a global investment team and $12B private equi… Read full bio

Christie Chen

Director of Investments, Oxford Properties Group

Christie Chen is a Director of Investments at Oxford Properties Group, where she is responsible for sourcing and structuring investments across a variety of asset classes including office, life sciences, industrial and real estate credit, with $4.0+… Read full bio

Gila Cohen

Chair, Investment Advisory Board, MUFG

Gila R. Cohen is a Chief Investment Strategy Officer at MUFG. In this role, she is responsible for those businesses including investments/fund Allocation, Corporate Banking and Investor Services. Most recently, Ms. Cohen was the Managing Partner for… Read full bio

Merche Del Valle

Managing Director, Former Chief Talent and HR Officer

Former Chief Talent and HR Officer, Executive and CEO Executive Coach with extensive global cross-industry experience helping organizations to gain competitive advantage through constructive and inclusive People Strategy. Merche is recognized for her… Read full bio

Danielle Even

Principal Real Estate Investments, GCM Grosvenor

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Melissa Grant

Portfolio Advisor, Aksia

Melissa is a Portfolio Advisor at Aksia primarily responsible for supporting clients based in the Americas in the management of their alternative investment programs. She also supports the Portfolio Advisory team in various client projects and new in… 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

Michelle Jacobi

Managing Director, Gatewood Capital

Michelle is a Managing Director and is responsible for leading Gatewood’s fundraising and marketing initiatives, as well as assisting in business development and transaction origination. Michelle has deep fundraising experience, with a particular foc… Read full bio

Laurie Mahon

Vice Chair, Global Investment Banking, CIBC Capital Markets

Laurie Mahon serves as Vice Chair of CIBC’s Global Investment Banking business, a role she assumed after having led the Global Infrastructure and Power team since August 2013. She has spent her entire professional life in the infrastructure space, ha… Read full bio

Irene Mavroyannis

Managing Partner, Private Capital Advisory, Sera Global

Irene is the Global Head of Sera Global’s Private Capital Advisory practice for Infrastructure, Renewables and Sustainable Investing and is responsible for advising leading general partners, operating companies and managers of real assets on fund str… Read full bio

Patricia Miller Zollar

Managing Director, Private Equity, Neuberger Berman

Patricia Miller Zollar is a Managing Director of Neuberger Berman and a leader of the Firm’s Private Investment Portfolios practice. She is a member of the Co-Investment and Private Investment Portfolios Investment Committees. Additionally, Ms. Zolla… 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

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

Jackie Rantanen

Head of Product Solutions – Co-Head of Impact Investments, Hamilton Lane

Jackie is a Managing Director and the Head of Product Solutions and Co-Head of Impact at Hamilton Lane, where she is responsible for aligning our specialized funds offerings to meet client objectives and needs. Jackie is also Co-Head of Hamilton Lane… 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

Nathalie Viens

Operating Partner, CDPQ

Coming soon

Dan Winters

GRESB, Senior Director

Mr. Winters furthers GRESB’s international scope and impact by engaging institutional investors throughout the Americas, establishing industry partnerships for ESG data, and expanding GRESB coverage among REITs, private equity firms and multinational… Read full bio

Ming Yang

Managing Director, Cambridge Associates

Ming is a Managing Director at Cambridge Associates and an outsourced chief investment officer. Ming has over 15 years of investment experience and serves in both fully discretionary and non-discretionary capacities, overseeing investment portfolio t… Read full bio

Aiyu Yuan Nicholson

Partner, StepStone Group

Ms. Nicholson is a member of the private equity team, focusing on buyouts, special situations and co-investments. Prior to joining StepStone in 2009, Ms. Nicholson was a credit analyst for Tudor Investment Corporation, an asset management firm, where… Read full bio

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A limited number of complimentary passes are available for eligible institutional investors. Check out the benefits of joining the conference and who among your peers you will be joining. Apply for a complimentary pass for your or your team today.

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What to expect at the summit?

Network with your peers

Enrich your network, build lasting relationships, and exchange valuable perspectives with your investor peers through investor-only breakfasts, networking breaks, lunches and much more.

Gain expert insights

Hear from our industry-leading speaker line-up, discover the latest trends and stay aligned with future innovations in the market.

Explore opportunities

Discover remarkable investment opportunities in emerging sectors including Private Equity, Real Estate, Private Debt, and Infrastructure.

Meet with the best and brightest funds

Connect and arrange one-to-one meetings with the biggest influencers in alternative asset classes.

What to expect on the event day

Connect with active investors

AIMCo
Allianz Capital Partners
Australian Super
BCI
Border to Coast Pensions Partnership
British Business Bank
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board
CDC Group
CPPIB
DAO Family
Desjardins Pension Group
EBRD
European Investment Fund
Fluid Ice
Greater Manchester Pension Fund
IMCO
Japan Post Bank
Lalia Capital
Legal & General
Local Pensions Partnership
Marcena Capital
MassMutual
MEAG
NYSNA Pension Plan and Benefits fund
Orix Life Insurance Corporation
Oxford University Endowment Management
Pension Insurance Corporation
Pension Protection Fund
PSP Investments
Redington
Royal National Institute for the Blind
Signal Iduna Asset Management
Stable Asset Management
Sunsuper
UNIQA Capital Markets
United Nations Joint Staff Pension Fund
USS Investment Management
Vanderbilt University
Wafra
Wimmer Family Office
Wisayah Global Investment

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