Business Leaders Discuss Capital Formation and Job Creation, Feb. 22

February 14, 2012

WHAT:        
Georgetown McDonough School of Business Office of Alumni Relations and the Georgetown Center for Financial Markets and Policy present "Capital Formation and Job Creation,” a panel discussion featuring a former SEC commissioner; GAMCO and Blackstone executives; a Financial Times reporter; and Professor Reena Aggarwal. Panelists will discuss the role of capital formation in job creation, trends in U.S. public markets, and the role of private equity.

WHEN:        
Wednesday, February 22, 2012, 6:30 pm
 
WHERE:      
The Princeton Club
15 W 43rd Street
New York, NY 10036
 
RSVP: 
Media interested in covering the event should contact Kat Song, acting director of media relations, at (202) 687-4080 or kys2@georgetown.edu.
 
PROGRAM:
Reena Aggarwal, Robert E. McDonough professor of business administration and professor of finance, and director of the Center for Financial Markets and Policy, will be joined on the panel by:
 
·         Kathleen L. Casey, former commissioner, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission,
·         Mario J. Gabelli, chairman and chief executive officer, GAMCO Investors, Inc.,
·         Laurence A. Tosi, senior managing director and chief financial officer, The Blackstone Group, and
·         Moderator Telis Demos, U.S. equity markets reporter at The Financial Times.
 
The event is sponsored by the Georgetown McDonough Office of Alumni Relations and the Center for Financial Markets and Policy.
 
About Georgetown Center for Financial Markets and Policy
The Georgetown Center for Financial Markets and Policy provides innovative and impactful thought leadership for global financial markets.The Center hosts dialogues, conferences, and events, and plays a leading role in the creation and dissemination of relevant and rigorous research on critical policy and regulatory issues. Learn more at http://finpolicy.georgetown.edu/.
 
About Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business
Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business is a premier business school located at the center of world politics and business in Washington, D.C. Some 1,400 undergraduates, 1,000 MBA students, and 1,200 participants in executive education programs study business with an intensive focus on leadership and a global perspective. Founded in 1957, the business school today resides in the new Rafik B. Hariri Building, a state-of-the-art facility that blends the tradition of Georgetown University with forward-thinking functionality. For more information about Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business, visit http://msb.georgetown.edu.