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Alpha Women—In a Male Dominated World of Finance

Thursday, May 18 2017
5:30 pm – 8:00 pm


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Bank of America at Bryant Park
One Bryant Park, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10036



Registration Deadline

Tuesday, May 16 2017


Member $25
Nonmember $55


Bank of America

Bank of America is hosting for NYSSA its third annual Alpha Women panel event, which will bring together five very successful and highly experienced women in the investment management industry to share their insights on what it takes to achieve success in the world of finance. In line with the CFA Institute’s Women in Investment Management (WIM) initiative, which aims to improve investor outcomes by announcing diversity in the investment management profession, the panel will seek to explore various issues confronting female investment managers in a competitive environment that is predominated by their male counterparts. They will discuss its characteristics of successful leaders their determination they applied in the corporate world.

The event will help women to strategize their professional careers and understand better how to become successful leaders in financial industry.

Nancy Fahmy,
Managing Director, Head of Alternative Investments for Global Wealth and Investment Management, Merrill Lynch
Aneta Markowska, CFA, Senior Economist, Cornerstone Macro LLC
Kimberly Quinones, Chief Financial Officer for the Roosevelt Island
Yie-Hsin Hung, Chief Executive Officer, New York Life Investment Management
Michelle McCloskey, President, Man Americas and Man FRM
Heather A Goodbody, Private Wealth Advisor, Global Wealth and Investment Management, Merrill Lynch

Jane Abitanta
, Founder and Principal, Perceval Associates

Paulina Rogawski
Evelyn Yeow, CFA


Time Session Name Presenters/Speakers
5:30pm-6:00pm Arrivals/Registrations  
6:00pm-6:10pm Opening Remarks Paulina Rogawski, Senior Financial Advisor, Global Wealth and Investment Management Merrill Lynch
6:10pm-6:20pm GWIM Women’s Exchange Welcome Remarks Heather Goodbody, Private Wealth Advisor, Global Wealth and Investment Management Merrill Lynch
6:20pm-7:20pm Panel Discussion MODERATOR:

Jane Abitanta, Principal, Perceval Associates


Nancy Fahmy, Managing Director, Head of Alternative Investments, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Yie-Hsin Hung, Chief Executive Officer, New York Life Investment Management
Aneta Markowska, Senior Economist, Cornerstone Macro LLC
Michelle McCloskey, President, Man Americas and Man FRM
Kimberly Quinones, Chief Financial Officer, Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation

7:20pm-7:30pm Closing Remarks Drianne Benner, CFA, Board of Director NYSSA
7:30pm-8:00pm Networking Reception  

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