Advancing international understanding
in the Fulbright tradition
Advancing international understanding in the Fulbright tradition
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Roundtable Discussion: Corporate Governance & Preventing Misconduct - Session 2


Event Details

Date: 04/12/19 Cost: $5 Time: 12:00 PM Location: New York

Join us for two roundtable discussions on the importance of responsible corporate management and best practices in the field, particularly the three lines of defense to ensure good corporate governance At each meeting, we will bring you two 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. You will also have the unique opportunity to win a scholarship prize of up to $750 as part of your engagement in these sessions!

You must write an essay answering the question: "What is the number one corporate governance issue in your home country and how would you address it?"
- Your essay must be 900 words or less
- You don't need to submit an essay to attend this program, but you must attend at least one of the two sessions in order to win the scholarship prize of either $750 for first place or $500 for second place - all made possible by the Harold S. Geneen Charitable Trust
- You must submit your essay to Marisa Silva in PDF format at by FRIDAY, APRIL 12TH, and include your name, contact information, field of study, university, and home country.

Our experts for the second meeting on April 12th:

Patrick Simonnet is the Global Head of Audit, Market Behavior & Conduct of Credit Suisse. Mr. Simonnet has enjoyed a long career in banking and financial services, including roles as the Executive Director of Regulatory Change at JPMorgan Chase & Co., and the COO of Goldman Sachs in France. Mr. Simonnet is also the President of the Sciences Po Alumni Association in the U.S. and a Director of the Sciences Po Foundation.  

Salvatore Schiliro
 is the Global Subject Matter Expert (SME) on Market Conduct (MC) risk and covers Compliance and Operating Risk Control in the Americas for UBS AG, New York. One key area is Monitoring and Surveillance. He is an Executive Director at UBS Group Internal Audit, where he has been for about 10 years. He has had prior roles in other banks, specifically Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan Chase, where he has headed Investment Banking audit teams. Mr. Schiliro has an MBA in Finance and a BEE in Electrical Engineering.     

Date: Friday, April 12th

Time: 12:00 - 3:00 PM (approximately)

Location: Project Farmhouse Grow NYC - meeting instructions will be emailed before the program.

Cost:* $5 

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

Alison Cho, Coordinator of Enrichment Programs, here or (212) 431-1195 ext. 26

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