WEBCAST

KPMG National Alternative Investments Symposium Series 2021

Webcast overview

Please join us for our National U.S. Alternative Investments Symposium presented by our Boston practice, led by KPMG Asset Management Partner Jeffrey Somers. This national virtual event, which has transpired regularly over the past several years, promises to be exciting and full of rich and insightful information.

During this program, you will hear industry leader perspectives on current trends and the developments that may impact the alternative investments space will be discussed.

Subject matter to be addressed will include:

  • Accelerating out of COVID – With the knowledge and insights Hedge Fund organizations attained in the past 18 months regarding the unique strengths of its people, its technologies, and its cultures, their investment strategies are even better positioned for a significant place in alternative investment portfolios in the years ahead. With insights from over 200 domestic and global leaders, learn of findings from KPMG and AIMA’s recent in-depth report assessing the challenges and opportunities ahead and sharpening its strategies. This discussion will be led by John Budzyna, KPMG Alternative Investments Managing Director, Christine St. Hilaire, KPMG Audit Managing Director and Tom Kehoe, Global Head of Research and Communications at AIMA.
  • What lays ahead in the vibrant growth of capital flows in the Alternative Investments market – An engaging fireside chat to discuss themes and trends pertaining to the current and future alternative investment landscape. Our industry experts will provide their analysis of the prevailing investment environment. with insights on product innovation and structural complexity driving the investor agenda. The conversation will continue with a debate about the merits of the variety of operating models available to Emerging Managers. This discussion will be moderated by Jeffrey Somers, KPMG Asset Management Partner. Joining Jeffrey will be with Eytan Shamash, Executive Director for J.P. Morgan's Prime & Investor Services team in Boston and Ric Ochman, Global Head of Hedge Fund Consulting at J.P. Morgan.

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Featured speakers

Jeffrey S. Somers

Jeffrey S. Somers

Audit Partner, KPMG LLP

John Budzyna

John Budzyna

Managing Director, Alternative Investments, KPMG US

Jim Suglia

Jim Suglia

National Sector Leader, Alternative Investments, KPMG US

Christine St. Hilaire

Christine St. Hilaire

Audit Managing Director, KPMG Boston

Tom Kehoe

Tom Kehoe

Global Head of Research and Communications, AIMA

Ric Ochman

Ric Ochman

Global Head of Hedge Fun Consulting, J.P. Morgan