Welcome to the 2022 Wharton Private Equity & Venture Capital Conference


The Wharton PE/VC Conference will take place on April 1st at the New York Athletic Club!

We are excited to welcome Pete Stavros (Co-Head of US Private Equity at KKR) and Chip Kaye (CEO of Warburg Pincus) as our keynote speakers for the conference.
In addition, We have a full day of panels planned across Growth Equity, Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG), Consumer, Family Office, Finance, Healthcare, First-time Funds, Large Cap Buyouts, Special Situations & Distressed, PE/VC in Emerging Markets, Private Credit, as well as opportunities to network with industry leaders.
More details including an agenda can be found on the PE&VC Conference website. Early-bird tickets will be on sale starting February 9th at 12pm EST and will end on February 23rd at 12pm EST.

Featured Speakers
additional speakers to be announced


Steven Bierschenk, Managing Director at Paine Schwartz Partners
Darren Black, Managing Director at Summit Partners
Zavain Dar, Partner at Lux Capital
Brittany Davis, General Partner at Backstage Capital
David Erickson, Senior Fellow and Lecturer and Co-Director of the Stevens Center for Innovation in Finance, The Wharton School

Alessandra Gonzalez, Senior Associate at Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets
Iynna Halilou, Investor at Moxxie Ventures, MBA Candidate at the Wharton School & Investment Partner at the MBA Fund
Chad Harris, Investor at Panoramic (SoftBank Opportunity Fund)
Barbara Iyayi, Founder and GP at Unicorn Growth 
Ram Jagganath, Senior Managing Director, Global Head of Healthcare at BlackstoneSpeaker 
Amr Kronfol, Managing Director at Warburg Pincus
Matt Leeds, Partner, L Catterton
Anthony Millet, Global Partner, Co-Head Antler Capital at Antler 
Adam Rothenberg, Partner at BoxGroupSpeaker 
Ali Satvat, Member at Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P.
Elizabeth Seeger, Managing Director, Sustainability at KKR
Tazia Smith, Managing Director at Closed Loop Partners
Luis Valdich, Managing Director at Citi Ventures
Jeff Weinstein, Partner at FJ LabsSpeaker 
Shawn Xu, Partner at On DeckSpeaker 

*This event will adhere to all local and university COVID-19 regulations

2358Wharton DC Club Members: Click on Register Now - to get URL for conference link in your confirming email.



8:00AM - 6:00PM Fri 1 Apr 2022, Eastern timezone


New York Athletic Club
180 Central Park S
New York, NY 10019 USA

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for the luncheon.