Fund Finance Summer Update 2017

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP and Ropes & Gray LLP are sponsoring this year’s Fund Finance Summer Update in Boston, Massachusetts on September 7th.


4:00 – 4:10 pm: Welcome and Introduction, Tom Draper, Partner, Ropes & Gray LLP & Tim Hicks, Special Counsel, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
4:10 – 4:20 pm: Fund Formation Legal Update, Peter Laybourn, Partner, Ropes & Gray LLP
4:20 – 4:30 pm: Fund Finance Association Update, Jeff Maier, Managing Director, First Republic Bank
4:30 – 4:40 pm: Secondaries and Hedge Fund Leverage Facilities Update, Brian Foster, Partner, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
4:40 – 4:50 pm: European Market Update, Malcolm Hitching, Partner, Ropes & Gray LLP
4:50 – 5:50 pm: Fund Finance Market Panel Update

Kurt Oosterhouse, Partner, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft, LLP

Charles OwensDirector, Asset-Backed Finance, Wells Fargo Securities, LLC
Jack WagnerSenior Vice President, Treasurer, HarbourVest Partners, LLC
Jesse HurleyManaging Director, Silicon Valley Bank
Jon PeiperExecutive Director and Group Head, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation 
Mark LevittChief Operating Officer, Global Infrastructure Partners
Patricia LynchPartner, Ropes & Gray LLP
Will KarimDirector and Senior Counsel, THL Credit 

6:00 – 7:30 pm: Cocktail Reception



Ropes & Gray LLP
Prudential Tower
800 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02199