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Thurs | June 20th | 6:30 | NAC
HEC Private Equity Press Conference

HEC Paris is well hold a press conference on the Impact of Diversity over Performance of Private Equity Investments, followed by a networking cocktail.

About this Event

Moderator: Laura Kreutzer (Wall Street Journal)

Laura Kreutzer oversees private equity coverage for the WSJ’s specialist publications LBO Wire and Private Equity Analyst and has covered private equity for 12 years.

Confirmed Panelists:

Sheryl Schwartz (Caspian PE)

Sheryl Schartz acts as a Managing Director at Caspian Private Equity (part of Natixis), a fund of funds in PE. As an experienced senior PE executive, she is active in the Women in PE association (WAVE).

Oliver Gottschalg (HEC Paris)

Oliver Gottschalg is a strategy and business policy professor at HEC Paris. He is a prominent expert in private equity and the author of the HEC-Dow Jones private equity rankings. Oliver’s research focuses on the strategic logic and the performance determinants of private equity investments. A second stream of work looks at the implications of employee motivation for firm performance in different settings.”

Sally Mahloudji Vogelhut (MVision PE Advisers)

Sally joined MVision Private Equity Advisers, a leading global independent advisory firm, in 2008. At MVision, Sally manages global fundraising, and develops and maintains investor relationships. Prior to joining MVision, Sally was with Lehman Brothers for five years as an Associate in the investment banking business planning and strategy group, and most recently as an MBA intern in Lehman Brothers’ Private Equity Funds group where she was involved in Private Equity fundraising project management. Sally has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Emory University, and holds an MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

Kirsty McGuire (Stepstone Gourp LP)

Ms. McGuire is Deputy General Counsel of StepStone Group LP, a global private markets specialist overseeing over US$255 billion of private capital allocations including approximately US$51 billion of assets under management. Ms. McGuire is actively involved in all legal functions of the firm including capital raising, fund structuring, investment execution, investor relations and corporate and compliance matters. Prior to joining StepStone, Ms. McGuire was a Managing Associate at Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliff LLP, where she participated in all aspects of domestic and offshore fund formation including the negotiation and drafting of partnership agreements, private placement memorandums, subscriptions documents, investment advisory agreements and side letters. Prior to that, Ms. McGuire was a Vice President and Counsel at Credit Suisse Securities where she was responsible for the legal and compliance function of a $22 billion fund of funds business.


Thurs | July 4th | 12−7 | Private Residence, South Salem, NY
Barbecue & Pool Party − MEMBERS
and their personal guest only

Members and their personal guest will enjoy an American barbecue with a French touch, paired with Ricard and rosé de Provence. Bring your bathing suit for a dip in the pool; play water polo and football français (soccer) for the more athletically inclined, or just enjoy some quiet time in the shade.

Take MetroNorth from Grand Central to Katonah for the one-hour and 10-minute trip at 10:11, 11:11, or 12:11 and then share an Uber (approx. $30) for the 15-minute drive to South Salem, NY. Return trains leave at 5:24, 6:24, or 7:24, to make it back for fireworks in the city.

Event reserved for members and their guest only; driving directions will be provided at time of confirmed registration.


Calendar of Meetings 2019 (As of 6/12/19)

Registration generally opens one or two months in advance of each event, once prior events have concluded. So mark your calendar and come back to register once open.

Date & Day Event Speaker/Topic/Partner Venue
Jan 15
Tues
Lunch
1:00
Annual Business Meeting
Galette des Rois
Frédérique Bedos
NAC
Feb 1-3
Fri-Sun
Ski
Weekend
Swiss Ski Club Vermont
Feb 12
Tues
Cocktail dînatoire
7:00
La Chandeleur
Jacques Schwartz-Bart, Saxophonist
NAC
Feb 27
Wed
Reception
7:00
New Members Château Village
Mar 5
Tues
Lunch
1:00
Mardi Gras
John Moran, NYU
French in Louisiana
NAC
Mar 12
Tues
Soirée
6:30
Cocktail Français, Soirée parisienne, Reynaldo Hahn NAC
April 2
Tues
Théâtre
6:30
Cocktail Français, American Painters in Brittany NAC
April 3
Wed
Fête
7:00
April in Paris Bagatelle
April 10
Wed
Lunch
1:00
Luke Barr, Author
Ritz & Escoffier
NAC
May 14
Tues
Dinner
7:00
Christos Markogiannakis
Scènes de Crime à Orsay
NAC
June 9
Sun
Brunch
10:00
Roland Garros Finals Monte’s
June 14
Fri
Cabaret
7:00
Athena Music Foundation NAC
June 20
Fri
Conference
7:00
HEC Private Equity Press Conference NAC
July 4
Thur
11:00–7:00 Barbecue & Pool Party South Salem, NY
July 13
Sat
Ball
6:30–11:00
Bal du 14 juillet Sony Hall
Aug 13 Tues After-work drinks 6:30 Summer in the City Baratin
Sept 15
Sun
Pétanque
1−5
Minetta Block Association Minetta Street
Sept 18
Wed
Dinner 7:00 TBA  NAC
Oct 16
Wed
Lunch
1:00
TBA NAC
Nov 12
Tues

Cocktail 7:00

Soirée d’automne Diane The Marlton
Nov 21
Thur
Tasting
6−8
Beaujolais Nouveau TBA
Dec 11
Wed
Lunch
1:00
TBA NAC

Donate to the Paris American Club’s EducationalFund, to benefit the Boerum Hill School for International Studies, New York City’s first public high school featuring a French Dual Language 6-12 International Baccalaureate program,  created in partnership with the French Embassy and French American Cultural Exchange (FACE) Foundation.