March 11, 2021

Episode #65 Elizabeth Crain – Current Trends in M&A and Investment Banking

Elizabeth Crain is the Chief Operating Officer and a Founding Partner at Moelis & Company where she leads the Firm’s global strategy, infrastructure, and business management functions. Elizabeth has been in the investment banking and private equity industries for over 25 years as a banker, principal, and operations executive. Moelis is a global independent investment bank that has advised on more than $3.5 trillion on transactions, with deal sizes ranging from $100 million to $160billion. Prior to Moelis & Company, Elizabeth was a Managing Director in the UBS Investment Bank where she was the Manager of the Investment Bank Client […]
April 30, 2020

Episode #49 Peter Chun – Asian M&A Trends

Peter Chun is the founder of Silverbear Capital, a globally positioned consulting and investment banking firm. Peter Chun has nearly 20 years of International finance expertise. He specialises in corporate restructuring, corporate finance, and M&A. He has worked with and represented companies of all sizes and configurations. He also brings listing experience in Korea, Toronto, Hong Kong, Frankfurt, and in the US, as well as experience in the private equity/ pre-IPO arena. In our conversation we discuss: Asian mergers & acquisitions trends The biggest differences in M&A in US / EU and Asia The 2020 M&A environment expectations The COVID-19 […]
April 26, 2018

Episode #20 Stefan Schuetze & Juan Rodriguez – Venture Capital, Fintech, Cryptocurrencies, Blockchain and ICOs

Stefan Schuetze & Juan Rodriguez are both part of the board of directors of Finlab AG, one of the first and one of the largest German company builders and investors in the financial services technology sector. Both Stefan and Juan have extensive experience in working in the Venture Capital, Fintech and Startups space. In the conversation we take a deep dive into the topic ranging from venture capital and fintech to blockchain and ICOs.   Some of the topics we discuss in the interview include: How to become a managing director at a VC Fund? How top VCs choose their […]
April 12, 2018

Episode #19 Jane Coffey – Financial Careers, Asset Management and Behavioral Finance

Jane Coffey is an experienced financial professional and an executive coach. She has extensive experience in asset management having been the head of equities and executive director as well as an investment professional across various well respected financial institutions. She is also heavily involved with the CFA institute in the UK.   In our conversation with Jane we discussed various aspects of financial careers, asset management and behavioural finance. Here are a few topics we have discussed: How to get into investment banking / asset management How ESG affects the investment environment How to find a finance career that will fit […]