Private Equity in 2021

Reflections on the Current Industry Environment

Thursday, January 21, 2021

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm (EST)


Whether you are an investor, lawyer, or other advisor, you will enjoy hearing about the current private equity investing and transaction environment from leading industry participants.

Introductory Remarks:  

Salvo Arena, ’00

Chiomenti, Partner, Head of the New York Office and Co-Head of Private Equity -

Harvard Law School Association of New York, President


Panel 1: Current Private Equity Investing Environment

Steven Klinsky, JD ’81 / MBA ’79

New Mountain Capital, Founder and Chief Executive Officer

Sarah Kim, JD / MBA ’05

Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, Partner

Kristin Leung

GIC, Senior Vice President

Giovanni Orsi, HBS  MBA ’05

PSP Investments, Managing Director


Panel Moderator:  

Conor Tochilin, JD / MBA ’13

Centerbridge Partners, Managing Director


Panel 2: Recent Industry Legal Developments

Amber Banks (Meek) ’09

Fried Frank, Partner

Norm Champ, ’89

Kirkland & Ellis, Partner

Securities and Exchange Commission, Director of Division of Investment Management (Former)

John Finley, ’81

Blackstone, Senior Managing Director, Senior Managing Director and Chief Legal Officer

Jason Herman, ’01

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, Partner

Panel Moderator:  

Jeffrey Rosen ’78

Debevoise & Plimpton, Partner and Chair of Corporate Department

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