Steve Pagliuca is a Managing Director at Bain Capital, a leading global investment firm based in Boston. Mr. Pagliuca joined Bain & Company in 1982 and founded the Information Partners Venture Capital Fund for Bain Capital in 1989.
Roger Altman is the Founder and Executive Chairman of Evercore Partners, which has become the most active independent bank in the United States.
Mr. Altman began his investment banking career at Lehman Brothers and, in 1974, became a general partner of that firm. Beginning in 1977, he served as Assistant Secretary of the U.S. Treasury for four years.
Keynote Breakfast Moderator
Melissa Francis joined FOX Business Network (FBN) as an anchor in January 2012. Prior to joining FBN, Francis served as an anchor at CNBC, where she co- anchored Power Lunch and The Call.
Keynote Luncheon Moderator
Paul Gigot is the Editorial Page Editor and Vice President of The Wall Street Journal, a position he has held since 2001. He is responsible for the newspaper’s editorials, op-ed articles and Leisure & Arts criticism and directs the editorial pages of the Journal’s Asian and European editions and the OpinionJournal.com website.
The Investors' Perspective
Evolving Trends in the LP/GP Relationship
An expert panel will provide their insights on alternative investments as an asset class and will explore topics such as where the alternative investment industry is headed in terms of allocations and how LP/GP relationships are evolving.
Financial Engineering vs. Operational Expertise
How Do PE Firms Add Value?
Does financial engineering still work? When do dividend recaps make sense? How can PE firms deploy operational expertise to drive value in portfolio companies? This panel will explore key themes surrounding these and other discussion topics.
Pressures and the Potential for Efficiencies and Increased Revenue in Healthcare
How is technology utilized in the healthcare sector? What are the associated benefits and challenges of the Affordable Care Act? How are leading providers managing current sector pressures? An expert panel will explore key themes surrounding these and other discussion topics.
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The State of the Market Conference is one of Youth, I.N.C.’s signature fundraising events, attracting an average of over 200 private equity, hedge fund, and other senior investment professionals annually. The conference is an opportunity for Youth, I.N.C. to provide a content-rich forum for financial leaders, while raising critical funds for our programs.
Stephen Pagliuca Breakfast Keynote
Roger Altman Luncheon Keynote
Melissa Francis Keynote Moderator
Paul Gigot Keynote Moderator
The Investors’ Perspective Pa...
Financial Engineering vs. Operation...
The Squeeze: Pressures and the Pote...
The State of the Market Conference is a premier forum for senior executives and industry luminaries to address the most pressing issues facing Wall Street and our economy today, while raising critical funds for New York City’s underserved youth.
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