Kampoleak Pal, CFA, is a senior director specializing in equities risk management, commodities and hedging programs. He also manages all derivatives overlay activities including interest rate, currency, credit and equity derivatives. Prior to joining Guardian in 2008, Kampo spent two years at Constellation Energy, where he was a director in the global credit risk management group and was responsible for co-managing the credit portfolios and defining and implementing credit hedging strategies. Before that, he spent 11 years at The Dow Chemical Company, serving as a fixed income portfolio manager and financial risk manager with responsibilities that included managing foreign exchange exposure. Kampo has over 20 years of investment experience. Kampo holds an engineering degree in computer science from EISTI, Paris, and an M.B.A from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. He has a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation and is a member of the CFA Institute and the New York Society of Security Analysts.
Leland Montgomery has extensive experience in the investment industry, in roles ranging from investment analyst and money manage to financial journalist and marketer. He served in senior marketing roles with both the Citi Private Bank and Prudential Mutual Funds. Prior to that, he helped Jim Cramer and Dave Kansas launch RealMoney.com, which remains one of the most successful websites providing content from professional money managers. He was an investment editor for several publications, including Worth magazine, Financial World and Financial Trader. He managed clients for John Train, author of The Money Masters, and before that was a Financial Advisor for Donaldson, Lufkin and Jenrette Securities.
Peter Sang, is a Research Analyst on Lazard Asset Management's Emerging Markets Debt team covering global EM sovereign credits. Prior to joining Lazard, Peter was responsible for Enterprise Risk Management at ING Bank fsb. While at ING, he also had roles at ING Investment Management in the Latin America Investment Office. Peter also served as an Advisor for the Central Bank of Chile where he developed an Early Warning System (EWS) model of countries at risk of a sovereign downgrade in their international investment portfolio. Peter is a graduate of Columbia University’s Program in Economic Policy Management (PEPM), a specialized degree in economic policy making for emerging markets. Peter also has an MBA from the University of Western Ontario – Richard Ivey School of Business and a Bachelor of Commerce from McGill University in Canada.
Jonathan Prin, CFA, joined Greylock Capital in February 2015 as Managing Director, Head of Research. Prior to joining Greylock Capital, he was a portfolio manager and member of the Global Fixed Income Group at JP Morgan Asset Management. At JP Morgan, Mr. Prin was responsible for managing and trading emerging market high yield corporate debt portfolios. Prior to joining JP Morgan in 2008, he spent three years as a credit analyst at Bear Stearns Asset Management, specializing in high-yield credits and international financial institutions. Previously, Mr. Prin was a research analyst in the Leveraged Finance Department of Credit Suisse First Boston, as part of an Institutional Investor-ranked group specializing in the publishing and media sectors. He began his career at M&T Bank Corporation, where he worked as a credit analyst in the bank’s Special Asset Group. Mr. Prin received his B.A. in Economics and Classical Studies from the University of Pennsylvania in 2002. He received his CFA charter holder designation in 2009.
Amelie Derosne, CFA, fixed income & currency emerging market sales person at Societe Generale, holds a BS and a Master in finance from the Institut Superieur du Commerce de Paris, as well as an MBA from Louisiana Tech University. She became a CFA charter holder and NYSSA member in 2011. She joined Societe Generale in 2007, working first within the equity derivatives proprietary trading group and holding various functions including trading analyst and programmer for several algorithmic trading desks. In early 2013, she joined the fixed income & currency emerging market desk as a sales person covering Latam, CEEMEA and Asia. Shortly after, she joined the Global Investing Committee at NYSSA and became involved in EM related events.