Wednesday 12 March 2014

MDO’s 8th Private Roundtable provided a unique forum for senior fund practitioners to exchange knowledge and meet new challenges.

The Roundtable opened with lunch at 12.15. The welcoming address was at 13.30 after which our guest speaker, Milan Prenosil, President of Confiserie Sprüngli, Zurich spoke on, “Quality aspects in the chocolate and finance industry.”

The Roundtable then split into three streams to discuss key issues such as the implementation of FATCA and EMIR; Due diligence; ManCo Operational Issues; AIFMD; Private Equity; Risk Management, Corporate Governance and a case study of 3rd party ManCos.  Panellists included Ravi Beegun, Georges Bock, Paul Carr, Jean-Marc Crepin, Robert DeNormandie, Gilles Dusemon, Roland Franz, Richard Goddard, Bernard Herman, Jean-Yves Hemery, Gérard Laures, John Li, Anthony Meyer-Smith, David Micallef, Carlo Montagna, Garry Pieters, Aristides Protopapadakis, Paul de Quant, Alan Ridgway, Frank Schaffer, Luc de Vet, Martin Vogel, Denise Voss, Jerome Wigny and Yves Wagner.