GEF Returned to Miami for our 3rd Annual GEF-Miami

GEF-Miami is a peer-to-peer thought leadership conference that will bring together our core constituents in the hedge fund, private equity, private credit, digital asset, venture capital, and other industries with leaders of Miami’s fintech, healthcare, wealth management, real estate, and other investment communities.

To attend, please inquire to become a Member or Corporate Partner.

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Become a Member

Build lasting relationships with peers and clients by becoming an Individual or Corporate GEF member.

Memberships allow for unprecedented opportunities at our signature conferences as well as member dinners and cocktail events.

Become a Corporate Partner

Build lasting relationships within the GEF community. Options for individual or corporate teams with passes to all conferences throughout the year in Greenwich, Miami, & Hong Kong. Attend member-only dinners and networking receptions held at each location.

Become a Corporate Partner / Sponsor

Sponsoring GEF conferences provides a unique forum to showcase your thought leadership and perspectives, as well as extensive branding and marketing exposure and generally includes coverage by top international financial media.

2024 Speakers

Mike Casey

Journalist, Podcaster & Media Leader

Neil Collins

Co-Founder and Managing Partner
Erigo Capital Partners

Paul Colonna

President & Chief Investment Officer
Lockheed Martin Investment Management Company

Raphaëlle d’Ornano

Founder and Managing Partner
D’Ornano + Co.

James Fishback

Chief Investment Officer
Azoria Partners

Zach Gaucher

Senior Investment Director, Private Client Practice
Cambridge Associates

Pedro Guazo

Chief Executive of Investment Management and Representative of the Secretary-General
United Nations Joint Staff Pension Fund

Jessica Hamlin

Senior LP Reporter
PitchBook News

Wayne Hewett

Lead Independent Director
Hexion

Matt Kaminski

Co-founder
POLITICO EUROPE
Former Editor-in-Chief
POLITICO

Chris Lee

Managing Director
HKEX

Jay Madia

Head of Risk Assets
Axis Capital

Christopher Male

Co-Founder and Managing Partner
Autism Impact Fund

Mike McGlone

Senior Commodity Strategist
Bloomberg

Rich Nuzum

Executive Director, Investment & Global Chief Investment Strategist
Mercer

Deepika Sharma

Global Head of Manager Selection, MASS
BlackRock

Spyros Svoronos

Global Co-Head of Industrials Group
Barclays

2024 Miami Corporate Partners

Platinum

Gold

Silver

Media

Agenda

7:30 AM – 8:30 AM

REGISTRATION & NETWORKING BREAKFAST

Garden

8:30 AM – 8:40 AM

GREENWICH ECONOMIC FORUM WELCOME

Jim Aiello, Co-Founder, Greenwich Economic Forum
Bruce McGuire, Co-Founder, Greenwich Economic Forum
Master of Ceremonies: Mike McGlone, Senior Commodity Strategist, Bloomberg

Ballroom

8:45 AM – 9:15 AM

THE NEW WORLD ORDER IN PRIVATE CREDIT

Ken Kencel, President & CEO, Churchill Asset Management
Moderator: Romaine Bostick, News Anchor, Bloomberg TV

Ballroom

9:20 AM – 10:00 AM

POLITICS, POLICY & PORTFOLIOS

Rebecca Patterson, Global Macro Investor & Board Chair, Council for Economic Education
Rich Nuzum, Executive Director, Investment & Global Chief Investment Strategist, Mercer
Dimitris Valatsas
, Chief Economist, Aurora Macro Strategies
James Fishback
, Founder & CIO, Azoria Partners
Moderator: Mike McGlone, Senior Commodity Strategist, Bloomberg

Ballroom

10:05 AM – 10:30 AM

A DECENTRALIZED MONETARY SYSTEM: COMPLEMENTING OR DISRUPTING THE STATUS QUO?

Manuel Blanco, Founder & CEO, Gaugecash.org
Moderator: Mike Casey, Journalist, Podcaster & Media Leader

Ballroom

10:30 AM – 11:00 AM

NETWORKING BREAK

Terrace

11:00 AM – 11:35 AM

CHINA VOLATILITY: WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE?

Chris Lee, Managing Director, HKEX
Brendan Ahern, CIO, KraneShares
Guang Yang
, CIO, FTL Investments

Ballroom

11:40 AM – 12:05 PM

VIEW FROM THE TOP: A CONVERSATION WITH DINA DILORENZO, CO-PRESIDENT OF GUGGENHEIM INVESTMENTS

Dina DiLorenzo, Co-President, Guggenheim Investments
Moderator: Romaine Bostick, News Anchor, Bloomberg TV

Ballroom

12:10 PM – 12:30 PM

UNLOCKING DIASPORA CAPITAL: CARIBBEAN CASE STUDY

David Mullings, Chairman & CEO, Blue Mahoe Holdings
Moderator: Jeremy Schwarz, Managing Director, Economic Club of Miami

Ballroom

12:30 PM – 1:00 PM

LUNCH

Ballroom

1:00 PM – 1:30 PM

LUNCH KEYNOTE: WHEN TOMORROW’S TECHNOLOGY MEETS YESTERDAY’S POLICY – WHAT’S AT STAKE THIS ELECTION SEASON

Dr. Tomicah Tillemann, President, Project Liberty
Moderator: Matt Kaminski, Co-founder, POLITICO Europe, former Editor-in-Chief, POLITICO

Ballroom

1:35 PM – 2:15 PM

PE/VC VALUATIONS: RESETTING?

Zach Gaucher, Senior Investment Director, Private Client Practice, Cambridge Associates
Ludwig Pierre Schulze, Managing Partner, Alumni Ventures
Raphaelle d’Ornano, Founder & Managing Partner, D’Ornano + Co.
Moderator: Jessica Hamlin, Senior LP Reporter, PitchBook News

Ballroom

2:20 PM – 3:00 PM

THE NEW ESG: REAL IMPACT INVESTING

Jason Boseck, Founder, Vested Communities
Andrew Ertel, Founder & CIO, Evolution Environmental Asset Management
Chris Male, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Autism Impact Fund
Moderator: Neil Collins, Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Erigo Capital Partners

Ballroom

3:05 PM – 3:30 PM

BUILDING A BETTER INTERNET

Frank McCourt, Executive Chairman, McCourt Global
Moderator: Romaine Bostick, News Anchor, Bloomberg TV

Ballroom

3:30 PM – 4:00 PM

NETWORKING BREAK

Terrace

4:00 PM – 4:40 PM

ADVANCEMENTS IN TECHNOLOGY, SUPPLY CHAIN, & SUSTAINABILITY

Scott Wolff, Managing Director, American Securities
Spyros Svoronos, Global Co-Head of Industrials, Banking, Barclays Bank PLC
Wayne Hewett
, Lead Independent Director, Hexion
Moderator: Greg Gigliotti, CEO-CIO, Xtellus Advisors

Ballroom

4:45 PM – 5:25 PM

INSTITUTIONAL INVESTOR ROUNDTABLE

Paul Colonna, President & CIO, Lockheed Martin
Jay Madia, Head of Rick Assets, Axis Capital
Deepika Sharma
, Global Head of Manager Selection, BlackRock
Pedro Guazo,
Chief Executive of Investment Management and Representative of the Secretary-General, United Nations Joint Staff Pension Fund
Moderator: Jim Aiello, Co-Founder, Greenwich Economic Forum

Ballroom

5:30 PM – 5:40 PM

CLOSING REMARKS

Jim Aiello, Co-Founder, Greenwich Economic Forum
Bruce McGuire, Co-Founder, Greenwich Economic Forum
Master of Ceremonies: Mike McGlone, Senior Commodity Strategist, Bloomberg

Ballroom

5:40 PM – 6:40 PM

COCKTAIL RECEPTION

Terrace