Irish Funds - New York Seminar

New York Seminar
Convene, 237 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10017
United States of America

New York Seminar

Join us at the Irish Funds New York Seminar for an exclusive look into the latest international funds industry topics, including the fast-evolving ETF investment landscape, regulatory changes, and distributing funds in Europe. Discover how Ireland has become the premier location for enabling and supporting global investing and asset management and enjoy our post-event networking drinks in the company of colleagues from across the industry.

Date: Thursday, 16 March, 2.30 pm - 5.30 pm, followed by a drinks reception

Location: Convene, 237 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10017



14:30 - Registration & Coffee

15:00 - Welcome Remarks, Irish Funds

Eoin FitzGerald, Chair, Irish Funds, Country Head Ireland, Brown Brothers Harriman

MC: Gerard Gilsenan, Fund Recs

15:05 - Irish Government Address

Tánaiste Micheál Martin TD, Minister for Foreign Affairs & Defence

15:15 - Panel Discussion: ETFs - Exploring the Evolving Investment Landscape

Moderator: Marie Coady, PwC


-        Bryon Lake, JP Morgan

-        Laura Segafredo, BlackRock

-        Deborah Fuhr, ETFGI

-        Dr Avi Sharon, PIMCO

15:50 - Keynote Address: Fund Distribution Insights - a Manager Research Perspective

Jeff Sutton, Global Head of Manager Research, Citi Investment Management

16:05 - Panel Discussion: Ireland & Global Fund Distribution – Seizing the Opportunity

Moderator: Des Fullam, Carne Group


-        Jeff Sutton, Citi

-        Kevin Bardon, HAL

-        Sarah Bradley, Grant Thornton

16:40 - Keynote Address: Global Macroeconomic Outlook 2023

Tom Porcelli, Chief U.S. Economist, RBC Capital Markets

16:55 - Panel Discussion: Changes in Regulation and their Impact

Moderator: Aongus McCarthy, Walkers


-        Michael Scanlon, Sliver Leaf Partners

-        Niamh Geraghty, Deloitte

17:30 - Closing Remarks

Pat Lardner, Chief Executive, Irish Funds

17:35 - Networking Drinks Reception

Kindly sponsored by Carne Group

19:00 - Seminar Concludes