Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Sep 25, 2018

A few of the firsts in Michael Markels’ career include the origination of the World Bank’s inaugural Sharia-compliant MYR bond and swaps back to $US libor; the first securitization of bank loans in eastern Europe, which reduced mismatches on the balance sheet of Slovenia’s largest bank; and the execution of the...


Sep 18, 2018

Colin McLean is the Founder and CEO of SVM Asset Management, an independent Edinburgh-based fund management group specializing in UK, European & Global equities. Colin is a regular member of CFA Institute and was elected to the Board of Governors in 2012. He is a Fellow of CFA UK, a Chartered Fellow of CISI and a Fellow...


Sep 11, 2018

Mike Matoney has been the CEO of New Directions for the past 7 years, and also the CEO of Crossroads & Beacon Health for the past 23 years in Cleveland, Ohio. Mike did his undergraduate and graduate MBA studies at Cleveland State University, focusing on Marketing and Quality Improvement as his primary field of study. He...


Sep 6, 2018

Lasse-Peter Pestel is an Investment Strategist at Deka Investment in Frankfurt Am Main. He self-describes as having grown up between two cultures - Germany and Finland. He later added to this cultural mix by through extensive investing experience in Asia, in particular, Thailand and Taiwan. Starting his career as an...