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Jerome Booth

Economist and Chairman

New Sparta

Jerome Booth is a well-known economist, entrepreneur, investor, commentator and leading expert on emerging markets. Dr Booth is chairman of New Sparta Holdings Limited, through which he manages his more active investments, including controlling interests in a number of companies in asset management, insurance, telecoms, journalism, publishing and film.

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Benediktsson, H.E. Bjarni

Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs

Government of Iceland

Bjarni Benediktsson has been Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs since 23 May 2013, as part of the coalition government of the Independence

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Hans Morris

Managing Partner

Nyca Partners

Hans Morris is the managing partner of Nyca Partners, a venture capital firm in New York and San Francisco focusing on financial technology companies. He is a board member of Lending Club, KCG, AvidXchange, Payoneer, and Cardworks.

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Arunma Oteh

Vice President and Treasurer

The World Bank

Arunma Oteh joined the World Bank as treasurer on 30 September 2015. As treasurer, she leads a team that manages assets totaling $170bn for the World Bank Group, 60 central banks, sovereign wealth funds and other official institutions.

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Mike Amey

Managing Director and Portfolio Manager


Mike Amey is a managing director and portfolio manager in the London office. He is responsible for sterling portfolios, the European insurance (ex Germany) and the European LDI (liability-driven investing) portfolio management groups.

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Kalin Anev Janse

Funding, ALM and Lending and Secretary General

European Stability Mechanism

Kalin Anev Janse is secretary general of the European Stability Mechanism. He is also secretary
general of the European Financial Stability Facility, a position he has held since 2011.

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Benjamin Angel

Director, Treasury and Financial Operations

European Commission

Benjamin Angel has been working for the European Commission since 1994. He is currently director in charge of the directorate treasury and financial operations.

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Richard Banks

Consulting Editor

Euromoney Conferences

Richard Banks is consulting editor for Euromoney Conferences in the MENA region and in other emerging markets. He is responsible for setting conference agendas, liaising with Euromoney’s network of high-level government and private sector partners as well as chairing many of the conferences personally.

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Richard Batley

Head of Research

Lombard Street Research

Richard Batley is currently the head of research. He joined Lombard Street Research in 2014 as a senior economist and has 17 years’ experience as an economist and portfolio manager, concentrating on European economies and fixed income markets.

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Adi Ben-Ari

Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer

Applied Blockchain

Adi Ben-Ari co-founded Applied Blockchain and more recently Tallysticks. Adi has extensive experience in enterprise technology spanning almost two decades. He has delivered significant software projects with major institutions both in the UK and abroad in different industries including finance.

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Graham Bippart

Fixed Income Editor


Graham Bippart is fixed income editor at GlobalCapital, where he is a senior member of the editorial team. He writes on topics ranging from securitisation to regulation to bank finance. Graham joined the publication’s London office in 2014, after two years as managing editor of Total Securitization in New York.

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Adam Bothamley

Global Head of Debt Syndicate


Adam Bothamley is global head of debt syndicate at HSBC. Located in London, he is responsible for HSBC’s DCM syndication business across the bank’s key underwriting centres in London, Hong Kong and New York.

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Myles Bradshaw

Head of Global Aggregate Fixed Income


Myles is head of the global aggregate fixed income in Amundi, London. With a top-down macro background, Myles has almost 20 years of experience managing interest rate, credit, securitised, and foreign exchange rate risks in global portfolios. He joined Amundi after eight years at PIMCO.

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Philip Brown

Managing Director

Citi Global Markets

Philip Brown is a managing director within Citi’s EMEA capital markets origination business in London. Philip's team looks after Citi's primary issuance relationships with European sovereigns and public sector agencies as well as the world's multinational development banks.

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Maria Cannata

Director General of Public Debt

Ministry of Economy and Finance, Italy

Maria Cannata is director general of public debt management in the Treasury Department of the Italian Ministry of Economy and Finance as of December 2000.

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Mike Carrodus

Chief Executive Officer

Substantive Research

Mike Carrodus is founder and chief executive officer of Substantive Research, a publishing, data and events company that helps asset managers find the right investment research for their process. These services are informed by the rapidly changing regulatory environment for research, and Mike has a particular focus on ensuring that

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Cristina Casalinho

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Portuguese Treasury and Debt Management Agency

Cristina Casalinho has a degree in economics by the Faculty of Economic Business Sciences of Universidade Católica Portuguesa and an MSc in business by Universidade Nova de Lisboa.

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Noelle Cazalis

Assistant Fund Manager

Rathbone Brothers

Noelle Cazalis is the assistant fund manager within the fixed income team, assisting Bryn Jones on the Rathbone Ethical Bond Fund, and both Bryn Jones and David Coombs on the Rathbone Strategic Bond Fund and Rathbone Multi-Asset Portfolios, with direct bond selection.

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Emeric Challier

Chief Executive Officer

Oaks Field Partners

Emeric Challier is founder (chief executive officer) and international investment manager at Oaks Field Partners (investment and fundamental research), which he founded in 2007. With a solid track record built on absolute return strategies as well as global macro mandates, Mr Challier is a specialist in sovereign debt management.

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Max Chan

Director, Treasury


Max Chan is the director, treasury for Enbridge and head of global capital markets. Max leads the team responsible for all global capital raising for the Enbridge group of companies. This includes all Enbridge issuing entities in Canada and the US and in the bank, public and private markets.

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Frank Czichowski

Senior Vice President and Treasurer

KfW Bankengruppe

Frank Czichowski joined KfW in 1989. He is the treasurer of KfW since July 2004 and is responsible for liquidity management, funding, asset liability management, portfolio management and securitisation. Furthermore, he oversees the privatisation activities of equity stakes held by KfW.

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Bertrand de Mazières

Director General, Finance

European Investment Bank

Bertrand de Mazières earned degrees in business (Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales 1978) and in law (Université de Paris 1979) and joined the French Treasury on graduating from l’Ecole Nationale d’Administration in 1982.

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Pablo de Ramón-Laca Clausen

Deputy Director General and Head of Funding and Debt Management, General Secretariat of the Treasury and Financial Policy (Spanish Treasury)

Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness, Spain

Pablo de Ramón-Laca was appointed head of funding and debt management at the Spanish Treasury in November 2013, a team he joined in September 2008.

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Tammo Diemer

Co-Chief Executive Officer

German Finance Agency

Tammo Diemer was educated at Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-University Bonn, Germany and at the University of Warwick, Coventry, UK. He holds a degree in mathematics and achieved a master of science. In 1999, he completed his PhD in mathematics at University Bonn. 

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Martin Egan

Global Head of Primary Markets and Origination

BNP Paribas

Martin Egan is the global head of primary markets and origination at BNP Paribas, encapsulating syndicate, debt capital markets and securitisation. Martin also co-heads the management of the corporate sales and marketing for IR, FX and credit hedging products and global structuring.

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Søren Elbech

Independent Consultant, FinTech Adviser

Søren Elbech is an independent consultant in the fields of treasury, capital markets, renewable energy project investments and financing as well as FinTech.

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Laura Fan

Head of Funding, Treasury Division

Inter-American Development Bank

Laura Fan is the head of funding, treasury division at the Inter-American Development Bank. She is responsible for overseeing the IADB’s bond issuance and derivatives operations in the international capital markets and investor relations programme.

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Andrea Federico

Partner, Head of Public Policy Practice

Oliver Wyman

 Andrea Federico is the head of the EMEA public policy practice at Oliver Wyman. In his role, Andrea regularly works with European Authorities.

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Gabriel Felpeto

Corporate Director of Financial Policies and International Bond Issues,

CAF- Development Bank of Latin America

Gabriel Felpeto is corporate director of financial policies and international bond issues at CAF, Development Bank of Latin America. He is responsible for the important presence of the corporation in the international capital markets and for the relationship with the rating agencies.

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Toby Fildes

Managing Editor


Toby Fildes is managing editor of GlobalCapital, the capital markets newspaper. He joined the paper (then called EuroWeek) in 1998 as a syndicated loans reporter and was made editor two years later. He became managing

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Stephanie Flanders

Managing Director, Chief Market Strategist for UK and Europe

J.P. Morgan Asset Management

Stephanie Flanders, managing director, is the chief market strategist for the UK and Europe for J.P. Morgan Asset Management. She delivers insight into the economy and financial markets to thousands of professional investors across the UK, Europe and globally. Stephanie was previously the economics editor at the BBC.

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Alberto Gallo

Portfolio Manager and Head of Macro Strategies


Alberto Gallo joined Algebris Investments in April 2016 to set up and manage the Algebris Macro Credit Fund, an unconstrained strategy investing across global bond and credit markets, and with lead responsibility for macro strategies.

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Christopher Garnett

Senior External Adviser

Euromoney Conferences

Christopher Garnett is senior external adviser to Euromoney Conferences. He worked in various roles at Euromoney Institutional Investor from 1988.

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Barbara Ginet

Managing Director, Global Head of Funding


Barbara Ginet is a managing director and global head of funding in group treasury at UBS. In her role she is responsible for funding planning and execution - issuance of senior and subordinated debt for the group as well as governance aspects of liability creation and funds transfer pricing.

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Matthias Glueckert

Co-Head of Investment Grade and CEEMEA Bond Syndicate,

UniCredit Corporate & Investment Banking

Matthias Glueckert is a managing director in global syndicate (loans/bonds) at UniCredit, based in Munich. Matthias co-heads all bond syndicate functions for investment grade offerings including SSAs, financial institutions and corporate borrowers. He joined the syndicate team to build and run the corporate bond activities in 2005.

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Lloyd Harris

Portfolio Manager and Lead Financials Analyst

Old Mutual Global Investors

Lloyd Harris joined OMGI in January 2012 as a senior credit analyst focusing on the financial sector, before being appointed lead manager of the Old Mutual Corporate Bond Fund in 2015.

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Shahzad Hasan

Senior Portfolio Manager

Allianz Global Investors

Shahzad Hasan is a senior portfolio manager with Allianz Global Investors, which he joined in 2014. He is a member of the firm’s emerging markets fixed income team, focusing on hard-currency sovereigns globally. Mr Hasan has 12 years of investment-industry experience.

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Jon Hay

Corporate Finance and Sustainability Editor


Jon Hay is corporate finance and sustainability editor of GlobalCapital, the capital markets newspaper (the new EuroWeek).

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Jim Hopkins

Assistant Deputy Minister, Provincial Treasury

Ministry of Finance, Province of British Columbia

Jim Hopkins graduated from the University of Victoria with an undergraduate degree in political science and history in 1976 and did post-graduate work in public administration. In 1979, Jim joined the Ministry of Finance.

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Dietmar Hornung

Associate Managing Director

Moody's Investors Service

Dietmar Hornung, associate managing director, leads the sovereign risk group’s European team, covering the European countries and the European supranationals.

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Steve Hussey

Head of Financial Institutions Credit Research


Steve Hussey is head of global financial institutions credit research at AllianceBernstein (AB), where he has been since 2000, including specific coverage of European banks. AB is a global asset manager with close to $500bn in assets under management.

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Dhaval Joshi

Chief European Strategist

BCA Research

Dhaval Joshi joined BCA Research in 2011 as chief strategist of the European Investment Strategy service.

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Phaedon Kalozois

Director of Finance, Head of Public Debt Management Office

Ministry of Finance Republic of Cyprus

Phaedon Kalozois was appointed head of the Public Debt Management Office of the Ministry of Finance in Cyprus in December 2012. Before this he held many posts at the Ministry of Finance in Cyprus including director of finance from 2008.

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Richard Kemmish


Euromoney Conferences

Richard Kemmish is an independent consultant specialising in the covered bond market. He has over 20 years of experience in the mortgage finance market working initially on mortgage securitisations (until it became fashionable) and subsequently on covered bonds.

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Krzysztof Kowal

Managing Director, Fixed Income and Chief Investment Officer

DuPont Capital Management

Krzysztof Kowal, PhD, CFA, managing director, asset allocation and fixed income investments, oversees DuPont Capital’s risk management, strategic and tactical asset allocation and is responsible for DuPont Capital’s global fixed income portfolios including core, core plus, high yield, international developed and emerging markets, and stable value funds.

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Moritz Kraemer

Managing Director and Sovereign Global Chief Rating Officer

S&P Global Ratings

Moritz Kraemer, a German national, joined S&P Global Ratings in 2001. He is a managing director and global chief rating officer for S&P Global Ratings Group.

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Andrew Lennon

Director, Capital Markets

Euromoney Conferences

Andrew Lennon manages the sales team at Euromoney Conferences globally. In his nine years at Euromoney, Andrew has launched a multitude of finance and investment conferences across a variety of markets, managing the projects from idea origination to delivery on the day.

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Timo Löyttyniemi

Vice Chair

Single Resolution Board

Timo Löyttyniemi is the vice chair for the Single Resolution Board (SRB) which is the new EU resolution agency. He started as a member of the board in March 2015. Before joining the SRB, he has been the managing director of the Finnish Government’s State Pension Fund from 2003 to

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Hassan Malik

Emerging Markets Strategist

Ned Davis Research

Hassan Malik is Emerging Markets Strategist at Ned Davis Research in London. Before joining NDR, Hassan advised macro and equity long/short hedge funds on emerging markets at the investment research firm Greenmantle.

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Paul Malloy

Head of Fixed Income – Europe

Vanguard Asset Management

Paul Malloy, CFA, is head of fixed income group, Europe. Paul joined Vanguard in 2005 and held various portfolio management positions at Vanguard Asset Management in Europe and the Vanguard Group in Valley Forge Pennsylvania before his current position.

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Toshiyuki Miyoshi

Director, Debt Management Policy Division, Financial Bureau

Ministry of Finance, Japan

Toshiyuki Miyoshi has been head of the division at Japan’s Ministry of Finance (MOF) responsible for developing annual funding plans for the government and for organising the Advisory Council on government debt management since 24 June 2015.

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Robbert Muller



Robbert Muller is treasurer of Rabobank. Treasury at Rabobank is the centre of competence for a variety of functions including the raising of long and short term funding, capital, investments and securities finance and balance sheet management.

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Niek Nahuis

Agent (Director)

Dutch State Treasury Agency

Niek Nahuis is the head of the Dutch State Treasury Agency (DSTA), also known as agent. One of the main tasks of the DSTA is to prepare and define a funding policy and to represent the State in financial markets.

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Thierry Nardon

Managing Director Treasury

Aareal Bank

Thierry Nardon joined Aareal Bank in 2013 as head of treasury. In this function he managed two banking acquisitions from a treasury point of view, issued Additional Tier 1 and reviewed the ALM models of the bank.

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Kaan Nazli

Senior Economist, Emerging Markets Debt

Neuberger Berman

Kaan Nazli is senior economist for emerging markets debt at Neuberger Berman, where he leads macroeconomic and ESG research on emerging markets. He has held previous positions at ING Investment Management and Medley Global Advisors, where he was responsible for macro research and sovereign debt credit views.

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Frank O’Connor

Director, Funding and Debt Management

National Treasury Management Agency, Ireland

Frank O’Connor joined the NTMA in 2010, initially as head of treasury in NAMA. Before joining the NTMA he worked for 20 years in a variety of roles within AIB.

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Raja Palaniappan

Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder


Raja Palaniappan, originally from San Francisco, is the chief executive officer and one of the co-founders of Origin. Founded in March 2015, Origin is a digital platform connecting borrowers and dealers in the institutional bond markets and helps improve the efficiency, transparency, and overall cost of bond issuance.

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Robert Parker

Senior Adviser

Credit Suisse

Robert Parker is a senior adviser at Credit Suisse in the Investment Strategy and Research Group. He is a member of the CS Global Economic Strategy Group.  Robert is closely involved with the Credit Suisse Research Institute and was a member of its operating committee.

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Maxime Paulus de Châtelet

Head of Corporate Funding, Trade Finance and Financial Vehicles


Maxime Paulus de Châtelet graduated mechanical engineer in fluid dynamics in 2000 (magna cum laude) and started his career with Tractebel Engineering (Suez) in the construction of power plants and LNG terminals. In 2008, he moved to the trading and portfolio management department of GDF SUEZ as gas procurement manager

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Ann Pettifor


Policy Research in Macroeconomics (PRIME)

Ann Pettifor is a director of the think-tank Policy Research in Macroeconomics (PRIME). In September 2015 she was appointed a member of Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour Economic Advisory Committee, along with Mariana Mazzucato, Joseph Stiglitz, Thomas Piketty, Anastasia Nesvetailova and Danny Blanchflower.

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Ben Powell

Head of Funding

International Finance Corporation

Ben Powell if the head of funding at International Finance Corporation (IFC). He joined IFC in September 2011 to take up the position of senior financial officer in the treasury department, specifically working on IFC’s funding program. In 2014 Powell took responsibility for IFC’s overall funding program, which in 2016

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Keith Price

Head of Frequent Borrower and FIG Syndicate

J.P. Morgan

Keith Price is a managing director at J.P. Morgan Chase, based in London. Mr Price leads the syndicate platform for the both the sovereign, supranational and agency and FIG products. Mr Price joined J.P Morgan in 2000 and was trading and syndicating SSA bonds denominated in euros for a number

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Wes Price

Managing Director, Head of Strategic and Event Driven FX, EMEA

Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Wes Price heads Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s strategic and event driven FX team in EMEA, and has extensive experience in advising and executing large and sensitive FX transactions.

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Michael Puglia

Financial Economist, Office of Debt Management

U.S. Department of the Treasury

Michael Puglia is a financial economist in the U.S. Treasury Department’s Office of Debt Management. In addition to his regular duties as a debt manager and quantitative analyst, his work over the past two years at the Treasury has focused on issues of technology and market structure.

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Satish Pulle

Head of Financials and ABS

ECM/Wells Fargo Asset Management

Satish Pulle joined ECM/Wells Fargo Asset Management in 2010, and is currently head of financials and ABS. He is responsible for the Lyxor/Wells Capital Financial Credit Fund and ECM financial sector investments.

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Maurice Raichelson

Managing Director, EMEA Legal Entity Treasurer


Maurice Raichelson oversees funding, capital, and liquidity for all Citigroup legal vehicles in EMEA. In this role, Maurice is responsible for supporting the UK Board of Directors and all businesses operating on the Country balance sheets.

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Emmanuel Rapin

Director, Financing, Treasury and Insurance,


Emmanuel Rapin is currently head of financing, treasury and insurance operations for Lagardère Group, a €7bn sales, media and travel retail international company based in Paris. Lagardère is a listed and un-rated company with €2bn of gross debts fully raised on financial markets.

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Andras Rez

Deputy Chief Executive Officer

Government Debt Management Agency (AKK), Government of Hungary

Andras Rez graduated in economics and sociology in 1989 and earned a PhD in economics in 1993 from the Budapest University of Economics (BUE). Dr Rez is deputy chief executive officer of the Hungarian Government Debt Management Agency Pte Ltd (ÁKK).

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Mitch Reznick

Co-Head of Credit

Hermes Investment Management

Mitch Reznick joined Hermes in February 2010 as head of research on the Hermes credit team. Before this he was co-head of credit research for the global credit and hybrids team at Fortis Investments.

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George Richardson

Director, Capital Markets Department

The World Bank

George Richardson, director of capital markets at the World Bank Treasury, manages the World Bank’s funding programme in global capital and derivatives markets.

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Juan Rojas

Head of Economics and Market Analysis

European Stability Mechanism

Juan Rojas joined the ESM in April 2013 as senior country economist and became deputy head of economics and market analysis in 2014. In August 2015 he was promoted to head of the same division.

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Dhruv Roy

Director, Financial Services Ratings

S&P Global Ratings

Dhruv Roy has15 years experience in the financial services industry primarily in analytical roles. He has been with the London-based western European financial institutions ratings team at S&P Global Ratings since November 2010.

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Siegfried Ruhl

Head of Funding and Investor Relations

European Stability Mechanism

Siegfried Ruhl is head of funding for European Stability Mechanism (ESM) where he is responsible for the funding programmes for both ESM and European Financial Stability Facility (EFSF).

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Demetrio Salorio

Global Head of Debt Capital Markets

Societe Generale Corporate and Investment Banking

Demetrio Salorio joined Societe Generale Corporate and Investment Banking in Madrid in 1991. He spent 12 years in several positions within the capital markets and debt finance divisions in Madrid. In 2004, he joined SG London to globally run the debt capital markets (DCM) financial origination effort.

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Owen Sanderson

People and Markets Editor


Owen Sanderson is one of GlobalCapital’s senior editorial staff, covering bank strategy, regulation and comment. He has covered several beats within capital markets journalism, writing on bank capital, CDOs, gold derivatives, high yield, catastrophe bonds and everything in between.

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Vishal Savadia

Head of Capital Issuance and Structuring, Group Corporate Treasury

Lloyds Banking Group

Vishal Savadia is head of capital issuance and structuring within Group Corporate Treasury at Lloyds Banking Group. He has responsibility for the structuring, issuance and optimisation activities in relation to LBGs capital instruments.

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Michael Schulz

Head of Fixed Income Research


Michael Schulz is senior covered bond analyst and head of fixed income research at Norddeutsche Landesbank, NORD/LB, in Hanover. His team focuses on research for financials, covered bonds, public issuers and corporates for international professional investors.

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Stephanie Sfakianos

Head of Sustainable Capital Markets

BNP Paribas

Stephanie Sfakianos is the head of sustainable capital markets, which is part of Global Markets. She has held this role for the past four years, and acts as the product sponsor for green and sustainable bond issues, working closely with issuers, investors and internal clients.

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Ian Shepherdson

Founder and Chief Economist

Pantheon Macroeconomics

Ian Shepherdson presents complex economic ideas in a clear, understandable and actionable manner to financial market professionals. He has worked in and around financial markets for more than 20 years, developing a strong sense for what is important to investors, traders, salespeople and risk managers.

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Henry Shilling

Senior Vice President

Moody’s Investors Service

Henry Shilling coordinates Moody’s efforts focused on environmental, social and governance (ESG) risks, their impact on credit ratings, related research, as well as outreach and product development. He also oversees Moody’s green bonds assessment initiative, culminating recently in the publication of a methodology for assessing green bonds.

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Tim Skeet

Chairman of the Bail-in Working Group

ICMA Asset Management and Investors Council

Tim Skeet has worked in the City for almost 35 years specialising in the debt capital markets. He has worked at a number of the leading investment banks running large teams, with experience in a variety of financing techniques including bank capital, securitisation, covered bonds, corporate bonds and sovereign debt.

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Jeremy Smouha

Chief Executive Officer

Atlanticomnium UK Ltd, and Senior Adviser, GAM

Jeremy Smouha is chief executive officer of the London branch of the bond fund management firm Atlanticomnium SA which has been managing the award winning GAM Star Credit Opportunities range of funds/strategies since 1985 and which has been specialising in the debt of financial institutions for over 20 years.

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Andrew Stanners

Investment Manager

Aberdeen Asset Management

Andrew Stanners is an investment manager on the emerging market debt team. Andrew joined Aberdeen via the acquisition of Deutsche Asset Management's London and Philadelphia fixed income businesses in 2005.

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Gabriel Stein

Managing Director, Developed Markets Research

4Cast RGE

Gabriel Stein graduated from Stockholm School of Economics in 1980. In 1981 he worked at the Israeli Ministry of Finance international relations department. From 1982 to 1990 he ran Stein Brothers, a public affairs and economics research consultancy, first in Stockholm and (from 1990) in London.

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Sir Robert Stheeman

Chief Executive

United Kingdom Debt Management Office

Sir Robert Stheeman was appointed chief executive of the United Kingdom Debt Management Office in January 2003. The DMO was established as an executive agency of HM Treasury in April 1998 to carry out government

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Rolf Strauch

Member of the Management Board, Economics, Policy Strategy and BankingRolf

European Stability Mechanism

Rolf Strauch is responsible for economics, policy strategy and banking for the European Stability Mechanism (ESM). He joined the European Financial Stability Facility (EFSF), the predecessor of the ESM, at its creation in July 2010.

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Alex Struc

Executive Vice President, Portfolio Manager, Corporates and Financials


Alex Struc is an executive vice president and portfolio manager in the London office. He manages corporate and dedicated financial portfolios and is co-heading the ESG effort at PIMCO, which oversees the firm's environmental, social and governance efforts.

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Marc Tempelman

Co-head of EMEA Corporate Banking and DCM

Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Marc Tempelman is co-head of EMEA corporate banking and DCM at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.  Marc joined Merrill Lynch in 1997 in the FIG DCM team, covering Benelux, French, Swiss and Scandinavian banks and insurance companies.

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Stéphane Tortajada

Group Head of Finance and Investments


Stéphane Tortajada has been group head of finance and investments at EDF since 2010. In this role, his responsibilities include: treasury, structured and project financing, investments, mergers and acquisitions for the large deals and insurances. He also serves as chairman of EDF Investment Group.

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Gordon Tsui

Executive Director and Head of Fixed Income

Taikang Asset Management (Hong Kong)

Gordon Tsui heads the fixed income team at Taikang Asset Management (Hong Kong), which is a wholly-owned subsidiary of China’s leading domestic life insurer Taikang Life Insurance Company. He has responsibility for managing Taikang’s USD bond portfolio as well as developing its third-party fixed income investment management business.

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Pierre Van Peteghem


Asian Development Bank

Pierre Van Peteghem is the treasurer of the Asian Development Bank (ADB). He took over the position in February 2015. As the treasurer, Mr Van Peteghem is responsible for ensuring that ADB maintains the financial capability to respond to the needs of its developing member countries

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Petra Wehlert

First Vice President, Head of Capital Markets


Petra Wehlert is first vice president and head of capital markets at KfW. She is responsible for all capital market funding activities including the Euro and USD benchmark programmes, green bonds and structured private placements.

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David Yim

Managing Director, Head of Debt Capital Markets, Greater China

Standard Chartered

David Yim has over 20 years of experience in debt capital markets and is the head of Greater China debt capital markets at Standard Chartered Bank. Before joining Standard Chartered Bank in 2015, David

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Tue 21 - Wed 22 Jun 2016

The Hilton Park Lane, London