EACC Finance Forum


January 22, 2015 | 3:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Stern School of Business

Henry Kaufman Management Center

44 W 4th Street | New York, NY 10012

In collaboration with NYU and the Leonard N. Stern School of Business we would like to provide an update on current state and developments in financial markets and its implications in both the U.S. and Europe.


3:30 p.m. Registration | Lobby, Henry Kaufman Management Center

4:30 p.m. Plenary | NYU Stern Lecture Theatre M2-60

4:45 p.m. Panel A: The Financial Architecture: Europe vs. US

This panel will explore a broad range of financial markets from capital, equity and bond markets to money market functions and their effectiveness for disintermediation. In particular, the differences between the U.S. and European markets will be highlighted. Differences and similarities in the U.S. and European market structure will be discussed, ranging from the implementation of the Dodd-Frank Act to MIFID and Banking Union.


Marco Antonio Achón, Global Head of Financing Solutions and Advisory, Santander

Jean-François Deroche, CEO Americas, Credit Agricole CIB

Jan-Philipp Gillmann, General Manager, Commerzbank North America

Elizabeth McCaul, Partner-in-Charge New York office & CEO of Promontory Europe, Promontory Financial Group

5:40 p.m. Panel B: Financial Innovation, Disruption and the Alternative Banking System Going Forward

This panel will focus on the changing regulatory environment for financial products, markets and participants and potential repercussions. The discussion will focus on the impact of new regulations on respective financial participants and also explore potential changes in the overall market structure. In particular, current trends and innovations in the financial system ranging from novelty developments in payment systems to shadow banking and crowd funding might be explored.


Martina Hund-Mejean, CFO Mastercard Worldwide

Jes Staley, Managing Partner, BlueMountain Capital Management, LLC

Georges Ugeux, Chairman & CEO, Galileo Global Advisors

Albert Wenger, Managing Partner, Union Square Ventures
6:30 p.m. Networking Reception | NYU Stern Commons – M1-100

7:30 p.m. End

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