Event Detail

Distinguished Speaker Series: T. Bondurant French, CFA (Ended)

Private Equity Industry Update

Date, Time, and Location:
Friday, December 11, 2009 (add this event to your Outlook Calendar)
12:00 pm
The Standard Club, 320 S. Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL  60604   (Driving Directions)

T. Bondurant French T. Bondurant French, CFA
Chief Executive Officer
Adams Street Partners, LLC

Introduction by Jim Stirling, CFA

Time, Date, and Location:
Friday, December 11, 2009
The Standard Club
320 S. Plymouth Court
12:00 - 1:00 pm

Biography: Mr. French is the Chief Executive Officer of Adams Street Partners, LLC - one of the largest managers of private equity investments in the world. Mr. French has been with the firm and its predecessor organizations since 1980 and has been instrumental in the development of its private equity investment strategies, fund management and client service. He currently serves as the Chairman of the firm's Investment and Executive Committees and is a member of the firm's Operating Committee and Portfolio Construction Sub-Committee. He was formerly a member of the CFA Institute Committee that made recommendations concerning standards for reporting performance in the private equity asset class, and was also a contributor to the ICFA's first book on the subject of private markets investments, Investing in Venture Capital (1988). Mr. French is a CFA charterholder and currently serves on the CFA Chicago Leadership Council.

Eligible for 1 credit hour

This program qualifies for credit under the guidelines for the CFA Institute Continuing Education Program. Please click here if you would like more information.

11:30 AM - Registration
12:00 PM - Luncheon begins followed by the presentation

Business Casual

Chef's Choice (Fruit Plate available upon request)

Members - $45 (cash, check, credit card or function ticket)*
Student-Members - $10 (cash, check, credit card or function ticket)*
Note: This rate is only available to students who have been approved as a Student-Member of CFA Chicago for 2009-2010.
Non-Members - $55 (cash, check, credit card or function ticket)*

A Passport Event This is a "Passport Program." Members of any local CFA society may attend at the CFA Chicago member rate. If you are only a member of CFA Institute, you do not qualify for the society member rate.

*Regular and Affiliate Members may apply function tickets as payment for a Non-member or a Student-Member.

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Cancellations accepted until 5:00 pm, December 10. There is a $5 surcharge for walk-ins.

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