Date: January, 12, 2021
Opening Remarks: Erika Irish Brown, Chief Diversity Officer, Goldman Sachs, Johnita Walker Mizelle, CUP Board Chair
Panel One: Investing in Diverse Owned Businesses, Entrepreneurs and Funds
Join experienced investors as they discuss how firms are expanding economic opportunities and outcomes by increasing access to capital and share insights on how to facilitate connections for diverse entrepreneurs and investors.
Moderator: Margaret Anadu, Partner, Head of the Urban Investment Group, Goldman Sachs
Panelists: Soo Kim, Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer, Standard General, Wole Coaxum, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Mobility Capital Finance, Inc. (“MoCaFi”), Steve Pamon, Entrepreneur, former President and Chief Operating Officer, Parkwood Entertainment (Beyoncé), Alice Vilma, Managing Director, Multicultural Client Strategy, Morgan Stanley
Panel Two: Cultivating the Next Generation of Diverse Board Members
We see companies and indices accelerate efforts to improve demographics, frameworks and transparency of board diversity. Join leaders as they share their observations on the future of board composition, trends across public, private, corporate and not-for-profit boards and how diverse professionals can be a part of this next generation of board members.
Opening Remarks: Melissa Fenton, Executive Director, CUP
Moderator: Erika Irish Brown, Chief Diversity Officer, Goldman Sachs
Panelists: Esther Aguilera, President & CEO, Latino Corporate Directors Association (LCDA), Bradlee Benn, Co-Lead, Diversity & Inclusion Practice, Russell Reynolds Associates, Brickson Diamond , CEO, Big Answers, LLC., Adé Heyliger, Partner, Public Company Advisory Group, Weil, Janet S. Wong, Independent Board Director, Lumentum, and Executive Advisor, Ascend
Producer: Living Latina Productions LLC