Africa Alternative Investment Intensive

2nd New York Forum

Investable Strategies & Executable Themes in African Markets

June 9 – 10, 2015 | Debevoise & Plimpton
Conrad Hotel New York

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Advisory + Planning Committee Members

ConsortiumEAST works closely with our Planning and Advisory Committee members to identify key issues/topics, speakers and up-and-coming managers to showcase.

ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Mike Silva

Mike Silva
Investment Officer
California Public Employees’ Retirement System

Laurie Weir

Laurie Weir
Senior Portfolio Manager
California Public Employees’ Retirement System

Cheryl Alston

Cheryl Alston
Executive Director
Dallas Employees Retirement Fund

Kenyatta Matheny

Kenyatta Matheny
Senior Investment Officer – Private Equity and Emerging Managers Portfolio
Teachers’ Retirement System of Illinois

Kirk Sims

Kirk Sims
Public Markets, Emerging Markets
Teachers’ Retirement System of the State of Illinois

Carra Wallace

Carra Wallace
Chief Diversity Officer
New York City Office of the Comptroller

Cheryl Hines

Cheryl Hines
Director & Portfolio Manager
Teacher Retirement System of Texas

Michael Warren

Michael Warren
Trustee
District of Columbia Retirement Board

Sharmila Kassam

Sharmila Kassam
Deputy CIO
Employees Retirement System of Texas


PLANNING COMMITTEE

Dr. David Panton

Dr. David Panton
Founder & Chairman
Panton Capital Holdings, LLC

Joe Schlater

Joe Schlater
Founding Partner & CEO
Busara Advisors

Brian Mathis

Brian Mathis
Founding Partner
Pine Street Alternative Asset Management

Carlton Byrd

Carlton Byrd
Managing Director, New Market Alternatives
Commonfund

Donna Sims Wilson

Donna Sims Wilson
President
Smith Graham

Kelly M. Williams, JD

Kelly M. Williams, JD
Senior Advisor
GCM Grosvenor

Roxanne Martino

Roxanne Martino
CEO
Aurora Capital

Cesar J. Gonzales, Jr.

Cesar J. Gonzales, Jr.
Senior Vice President
FIS Group

Philip Lo

Philip Lo
Director
Siris Capital

Careina Williams

Careina Williams
Principal – Acquisitions and Asset Management
Artemis Real Estate Partners