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Financial Services Leadership Forum


FSLF Past Speakers

The FSLF is an annual four-breakfast series that provides a unique opportunity for prominent financial leaders to interact in an intimate setting. 

Our first breakfast of 2015 featured David Swensen, Chief Investment Officer at Yale University, in conversation with Hon. William H. Donaldson, Former Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission and Co-Founder of Donaldson Lufkin & Jenrette. 

Our second breakfast featured Joseph E. Stiglitz, Nobel Laureate and Columbia University Professor, Paul SheardChief Global Economist at Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services, and Jason Furman, Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers, in a conversation moderated by Steve Liesman, Senior Economics Reporter at CNBC.

The FSLF will resume in the fall. For more information on how to subscribe to the Financial Services Leadership Forum, please contact or 212.930.0889.  

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Financial Times