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Building a Better Business: Ethics, Governance & Preventing Misconduct - Session 1


Event Details

Date: 03/03/17 Cost: $0 Time: 3:00 PM Location: New York

Join us for two FREE roundtable discussions on the importance of responsible corporate management and best practices in the field. At each meeting, we will bring you three different experts to share their professional experiences in the business world and facilitate a conversation on an important topic that impacts all of us as consumers, professionals, and global citizens.

This is a unique opportunity to engage in a candid exchange of ideas with seasoned professionals and discuss hot topics in business ethics, preventing corporate misconduct, and the importance of good governance and regulation. 

The sessions will be held at International House in Manhattan, includes light refreshments throughout the event, and a chance to network with the experts and other students and Fulbright scholars after the discussion.

Experts for the first meeting on March 3rd:

- John G. Duffy is the Vice Chairman and former CEO of Keefe, Bruyette & Woods (KBW). Mr. Duffy has been with KBW for 33 years and has previously served as the Executive Vice President and Director of Investment Banking, and the President and Co-CEO of the company. Mr. Duffy serves on the U.S. Advisory Board of Trustees of the Michael Smurfit Graduate School of Business, University College in Dublin, Ireland and is a Trustee of Cardinal Hayes High School in the Bronx. In addition, Mr. Duffy serves on the Advisory Council of the Weissman Center for International Business at Baruch College. 

Dr. Terrence Martell is the Director of the Weissman Center for International Business and a Saxe Distinguished Professor of Finance at Baruch College, CUNY. Dr. Martell is an expert in international commodity markets and serves on the Board of Directors for the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce and Intercontinental Exchange (ICE).

Michel Perez is the Representative in the U.S. of Labex ReFi, a French Research Center in Financial Regulation. Mr. Perez is also the past President of the U.S. Association of Sciences Po Alumni, a JD candidate at the University of Paris I Sorbonne Pantheon, a contributor to the Revue Trimestrielle de Droit Financier, and an international consultant on financial compliance matters for Promontory Financial Group.

Date: Friday, March 3rd

Time: 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM (approx.)

Location: International House - meeting instructions will be emailed before the program.

Registration Deadline: Monday, February 27th 

Cost:* FREE 

Refreshments: A variety of food will be provided throughout the program.  

Molly Hampton, Assistant Director of Enrichment Programs, at molly@one-to-world.org or (212) 431-1195 ext. 32

*This program is generously sponsored by the Harold S. Geneen Charitable Trust.