Speakers & Faculty





Bilge Yilmaz, Faculty Lead University of Pennsylvania Wharton Private Equity Professor, Professor of Finance
Matt Cedergren University of Pennsylvania Assistant Professor of Accounting
Archishman Chakraborty Yeshiva University Professor of Finance, Mel Harris Chair in Insurance and Risk
Jennifer Conrad University of North Carolina Lead Faculty in Corporate Finance and Introductory Finance
Burcu Esmer University of Pennsylvania Lecturer of Finance
Bruce Greenwald Columbia University Robert Heilbrunn Professor of Finance and Asset Management, Director of Heilbrunn Center for Graham and Dodd Investing
John Kepler University of Pennsylvania PhD Student
Todd Sinai University of Pennsylvania Professor of Real Estate and Business Economics and Public Policy
Heather Tookes Yale University Professor





Peter Ammon

University of Pennsylvania Chief Investment Officer
Michelle Banik

OMERs Senior Vice President- People and Culture
Liz Bland

Comcast Corporation Manager of Investor Relations
Leslie Bobrowsky

Speciality Training Services, Inc. President
Susan Carter

Commonfund Capital Former President and CEO
Diana Chiu

Barclays Assistant Vice President
Deborah Christie

Cambridge Associates LLC Managing Director
Adriane Collimore

Property and Casualty Senior Vice President
Janet Cowell

Girls Who Invest, Inc. Chief Executive Officer
Alyssa Davis

PGIM Vice President
Melanie Davis

University of Virginia Investment Management Company Managing Director
Anna Dopkin

T. Rowe Price Vice President- Strategic Project Manager
Michelle Dunstan

Alliance Bernstein Senior Vice President
Steve Dupre

PGIM Diversity & Inclusion Recruiting Programs Manager
Michel Fellmann

Ardian Senior Investment Manager
Lizzie Fitzpatrick

Bill and Melinda Gates Investments HR Business Partner
Dick Flannery

The Investment Fund for Foundations CEO
Mollie Frail

Blackstone Senior Vice President
Nav Ghuman

Strategic Value Partners Investment Associate
Karen Grimes

Wellington Management Senior Managing Director, Partner and Equity Portfolio Manager
Perry Golkin

PPC Enterprises LLC CEO
Olivia Hamlet

Blackstone Managing Director
Matthew Hand

Wellington Management Managing Director and Equity Research Analyst
Brittany K. Hargest

Greenspring Vice President
Agnes Hong

Charles Schwab Vice President and Senior Portfolio Manager
Greg Horn

Comcast Corporation Senior Vice President of Strategic Business Planning
Marc Kaplan

Comcast Corporation Executive Director of Investor Relations
Josh Kawaii-Bogue

CalSTRS Investment Officer, Real Estate
Jessica Kelley

Wellington Management Vice President and Human Resources Manager
Alice King

Blackstone Analyst
Aaron Kirchner

D.E. Shaw Head of Recruiting and Senior Vice President
Sherryl Kuhlman

Wharton Social Impact Initiative Managing Director
Vivian Lau

One Tusk Investment Partners Managing Partner and Founder
Ron LaMorte

Carlson Capital Managing Director and Portfolio Management
Kim Lew

Carnegie Corporation Vice President and Chief Investment Officer
Nora Lewis

University of Pennsylvania Vice Dean for Professional and Liberal Education
Scott Malpass

University of Notre Dame Chief Investment Officer
Halliew W. Marshall

Vice President Dodge and Cox
Caroline McBride

Forum Partners Managing Director
Oona McCullough

URBN Urban Outfitters Inc. Director of Investor Relations
Jennifer Miller

PNC Financial Services Senior Vice President, AMG Client & Employee Experience
Loren Moran

Wellington Management Company Managing Director and Fixed Income Portfolio Manager
Kristina Mourlot

Vista Equity Partners Director
Asha Mehta

Acadian Asset Management Senior Vice President, Portfolio Manager
Deva Mishra

Global Atlantic Financial Company Deputy Chief Investment Officer
Doreen Mochrie

Perry Capital Managing Partner, Investor Relations and Marketing
Jeffrey Nipp

Milliman Senior Investment Consultant
Danielle Navarro

PGIM Senior Associate
Sinead O'Brien

Wellington Management Research Associate
Sara Orr

Bowdoin College Associate Director of Private Equity
Avish Parashar

Ding Happens Speaker
Lynn Paschen

Charles Schwab Managing Director and Senior Portfolio Manager
Richard Perry

Perry Capital Managing Partner and CEO
Lisa Plaxco

CFA Institute Head, CFA Program
Laura Pollock

Third Street Partners Founding Partner
Toni Purvis

Paradigm One Career Consulting Owner
Beth Piskorowski

Wellington Management Managing Director and Associate Director of Global Industry Research
Barrie Ribet

Global Atlantic Financial Company Senior Vice President
Mark Robilliard

Color Accounting Co-Founder and CEO Americas
Jo Ryan

Bloomberg Global Head of Product Oversight
Crista Samaras

Brave Enterprises CEO
Sarah Samuels

MassPRIM Deputy Chief Investment Officer
Nicoline Sawabini

GE Capital Commercial Real Estate Former Managing Director, Risk Management
Larry Schloss

City of New York Retirement Systems Former Chief Investment Officer
Tom Spratt

T. Rowe Price Vice President
Kara Stein

SEC Commissioner
Rebecca Sykes

Wellington Management Managing Director and Global Industry Analyst
Brian Trelstad

Bridges Fund Management Ventures Partner
Harumi Urata-Thompson

New York Society of Security Analysts Chief Operating Officer
Andrea Urban

KPMG Senior Investment Analyst
Andre van der Bergh

Team Business Vice President
Paula J. Volent

Bowdoin College Senior Vice President for Investments
Jennifer Werbitsky

Crestview Partners Associate
Kristen Williams

Blackstone Managing Director and Global Head of Campus Recruiting
Monica Wilson

CFA Institute Program Manager, Global Scholarships
Alicia Wnorowski

The Riverside Company Associate
Belinda Wong

Wellington Management Vice President and Equity Research Analyst
Maisy Wong

The Wharton School of Business Assistant Professor
Meriam Zandi

Rocaton Consultants Founder and Partner