WFF US:

A Conversation with Lauren Herring

 

September 9th, 2020 

About Lauren Herring:

Lauren Herring is CEO of IMPACT Group, the largest woman-owned career coaching company supporting over 200 Fortune 500 companies worldwide. Over the past 30 years, IMPACT Group has successfully helped hundreds of thousands of people find jobs. Additionally, Lauren has donated IMPACT Group’s services to thousands of individuals in underserved communities, helping them to find jobs, dignity and economic independence. She has received the Game Changer Award by Workforce Magazine and has been published or quoted in the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, and Fast Company. Lauren’s passion for making a positive impact led her to write Take Control of Your Job Search! as well as her previous book, This Side Up! When not running her business, Lauren can be found running the streets of St. Louis while training for a triathlon or spending time with her husband, Ted, and two young children.

Event Details:

Wednesday, September 9th

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM EDT

A zoom invitation will be sent to registrants prior to the event.

WFF US:

Private Equity Secondaries Update

 

September 23rd, 2020 

About the event:

Get an update of the private equity secondaries market in a post-COVID world covering the LP market, GP-led transactions, preferred and structured deals as well as financing solutions.

Moderator:

  • Christina Marsh, Nomura, Vice President

Speakers Include:

  • Cari Lodge, Commonfund Capital, MD

  • Amanda Ugarte, PJT Park Hill, MD

  • Jenna Shen, GSAM, MD

  • Pamela Hanafi, Landmark Partners, Vice President

Event Details:

Wednesday, September 23rd

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM EDT

A zoom invitation will be sent to registrants prior to the event.

2020 EVENT CALENDAR

2019 EVENT CALENDAR

 

February 12                    Networking Boat Trip, Miami

February 12-14            FFA Global Symposium, Miami

February 20                    Wit & Wisdom 2019 Recap

March 3                            THE NEXT REVOLUTION –RECLAIMING YOUR DIGITAL IDENTITY

March 19                         Lead Like a Woman by Mastering the Power Game- POSTPONED

March 19                         WFF London: Confident Anywhere- POSTPONED

March 25                         California Networking Event in Los Angeles- POSTPONED

March 26                         California Networking Event in Palo Alto- POSTPONED

May 7                                 Wit & Wisdom 2020- POSTPONED

May 27                              WFF Global State of the Market

June 10                             WFF Europe: The Impact of COVID-19 on Fund Finance Deals

June 24                             WFF Asia: Industry 4.0 - Keeping Pace with Change

July 1                                 WFF US: Real Estate

July 8                                 WFF US: Career Progression in the time of COVID

August 5                          WFF Asia: Fireside Chat with Shellye Archambeau

August 6                          WFF Europe: Fireside Chat with Shellye Archambeau

August 10                       WFF US: Fireside Chat with Shellye Archambeau

September 9                 WFF US: A Conversation with Lauren Herring

September 23              WFF US: Private Equity Secondaries Update

March 8                           Wit & Wisdom 1:  Networking in Male-Dominated Fields, New York

March 13                        Return to Work, London

 

March 24                        Networking Boat Trip, Miami

 

March 25-26                FFA Global Symposium, Miami

 

April 10                            Professional Development Coaching, New York

May 1                                Board-Ready Bootcamp (invitation only), New York

 

May 7                                Movie Screening and Networking Social, Hong Kong

 

May 9                                Art and Cocktail Networking Reception, New York

 

May 16                             Wit & Wisdom 2: Working Through Female Stigmas & Stereotypes, New York

June 12                            Peloton Studio and Networking Event, New York

June 19                            Networking Social and Film Screening, London

 

June 20                            FFA Europe Symposium, London

June 26                            Public Speaking Skills Presentation and Networking Event, Hong Kong

 

July 18                              Wit & Wisdom 3: Advocating for Yourself, New York

July 25                              Wit & Wisdom London 1: Networking in Male-Dominated Fields, London

 

September 18               Wit & Wisdom 4: Navigating Gender Inequality, Diversity and Inclusivity Barriers, New York

 

September 25               FFA Asia Pacific Symposium, Hong Kong

 

September 26              Wit & Wisdom London 2

October 9                       Heard through the Grapevine: A Conversation with Sunaina Sethi

October 10                    Wit & Wisdom New York: Career Negotiations

October 23                    Wit & Wisdom London: Working Through Female Stigmas & Stereotypes

November 18               Tips for Board of Directors When Everyone Is Stressed, New York

November 27               Wit & Wisdom London

December 10               Branding Photography Event

PAST EVENTS

Women in Fund Finance has hosted a series of networking events focused on diversity, career advocacy and women in the boardroom.

On Wednesday, 19 June 2019, WFF hosted a drinks, nibbles and networking event at the beautiful Ham Yard Hotel in SoHo. This was the second event hosted by WFF in London for 2019, and the event was well attended by a mix of professionals from sponsors, banks, and law firms. Following the networking portion of the evening, attendees were invited to a screening of the film “RBG”, a documentary released in 2018 which explores U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s rise to fame. WFF Europe will begin its “Wit and Wisdom” event series in London over the coming months, and will host its next large networking event in London in September/October. 

Events include:

* Socials including the screening of the film "Equity" and photography exhibition.

* Women on Boards discussion and networking in London and NYC featuring Trewstar, Carlyle, Deloitte, Wells Fargo, Direct Women and EA Hughes.

* Career Advocacy roundtable and panel discussion in London and NYC featuring: TPG, Blackstone, JC Flowers ad Wells Fargo.

* Speed Networking event in NYC featuring presentation training from The Latimer Group and attended by more than 120 female executives.

* Career Workshops. WFF Europe held its first career breakfast with negotation skills by Christine Brown-Quinn, The Female Capitalist® training specially for  junior to mid-level female executives in fund finance.

* Paris Industry Outlook, featuring Natixis, Validus, DWS, IK Investment Partners, McDermott, Will & Emery.

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