Join industry experts and gain comprehensive knowledge of the rapidly evolving alternative finance industry at the AltFi Global Summit 2015 set to take place on Monday November 2, 2015, at Convene, New York.
The finance industry has changed rapidly over the past few years and has had a similarly big impact on the investment landscape. More stakeholders are showing increased interest in understanding the current financial world. Comprehensive information from industry experts on accessing and taking part in this growing phenomenon can be garnered at conferences such as the Alternative Finance (AltFi) Global Summit. AltFi is a firm that is committed to providing detailed, current and relevant information about developments in relation to market trends and happenings in the alternative financial sector.
The following key areas will be discussed during the event:
1. Institutional focus
Several topics will be discussed in this category with the main focus on institutions’ involvement in the investment industry. Speakers will include: Rupert Taylor (AltFi Data), Simon Champ (P2PGI), Gary Chodes (Raiseworks), James Wu (MonJa), Bill Kassul (Ranger Direct Lending Fund), Brendan Carroll (Victory Park Capital), Etienne Boillot (Eiffel eCapital), Albert Periu (Funding Circle US), Roberto Hernandez (PwC US) (Guest Moderator), Vince Passione (LendKey), Rory McHugh (RBS), Thomas DeLuca (AMP Credit Technologies), Paul Fielding (SoFi), David Klein (CommonBond), Larry Chiavaro (1st Associate), Miles Cowan (Ldger), Gadi Mazor (OurCrowd), Louise Beaumont (GLI Finance), Simon Atkinson (Liberum), Korstiaan Zandvliet (Symbid), Matt Burton (Orchard), and Stuart Law (Assetz Capital)
2. Disruption 101
The speakers will include: Manish Madhvani (GP Bullhound), Cedric Teissier (Finexkap), and Esa Tihilä (Basware)
3. Best in class lending
The speakers are: James Hobson (OnDeck), Ethan Senturia (DealStruck), Jeffrey Rogers (LiftForward), David Snitkof (Orchard) (Guest Moderator), Jilliene Helman (RealtyMogul), Glenn Goldman (Credibly), Ian Thomas (LendInvest), Carey Ransom (Payoff), Paul Stockamore (LendingHome), and Simon Champ (P2PGI), Paul Gu (Upstart), Rohit Arora (Biz2Credit), Mark Hookey (DemystData), Snehal Fulzele (Cloud Lending Exchange), and Adam Cohen (QuarterSpot).
4. Retail focus
The speakers comprise: James Paris (Avant), Rhydian Lewis (RateSetter), Adam Kaufman (Seedrs US), Adam Kaufman (Seedrs US), Krista Morgan (P2Binvestor), Julien Auchecorne (Wellesley & Co.), Jonathan Kramer (Zopa), Peter Renton (LendAcademy), Erica Duignan Minnihan (Onevest), Darren Westlake (Crowdcube), and Korstiaan Zandvliet (Symbid)
5. Evolutionary Angles
The panelists include: Barry Freeman (Jimubox), Albert Periu (Funding Circle US), Toby Triebel (Spotcap), Geoff Miller (GLI Finance), Pete Steger (Kabbage), Meg Zwick (Millennium Trust Company), Cameron Stevens (Prodigy Finance), Brian Korn (Manatt, Phelps & Phillips), Richard Swart (PhD), Samuel Raymond (The World Bank), Yee Lee (Vouch), Graham Smith (Open Energy Group), Bert Szostak (Princeton Alternative Funding), and Mark Wyllie (Amber Rock Capital)
Some of the sponsors of the event include: Eaglewood Capital, Orchard, Liberum, Raiseoworks, Assetz Capital, Prodigy Finance, Cloud Lending and Lending Home.
Supporters of the event include: Basware, Victory Park Capital, Monja, GP Bullhound, Biz2Credit, Ldger, CommonBond, AMP Credit, Open Energy Group, Millenium Trust, Princeton Alternative, QuarterSpot, P2BInvestor, First Associates, LendInvest, PwC US, Finexkap, Eiffel eCapital, Mannat, Phelps & Phillips, Vouch, DemystData, Amber Rock Capital, Fundadministration and Payoff.
Registration is still ongoing and interested persons can purchase tickets here. You are formally invited to witness what the fuss is all about.