New York Alumni Breakfast Series with Jack A. Leventhal, '91
May 31, 2013: 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Observations on Strategic Transactions in the Asia Pacific Region, An Investment Banker's Perspective
W Hotel NYC
541 Lexington Avenue
New York, New York
Jack A. Leventhal (Speaker) '91
Managing Director, Head of Insurance Coverage, Nomura Securities International, Inc.
Jack has been an investment banker for more than 20 years and is currently Managing Director and Head of Insurance Coverage for Nomura Securities International, Inc. Prior to joining Nomura, Jack held investment banking positions with Lehman Brothers and Salomon Brothers and is the former Asia head of UBS' Financial Institutions investment banking business. For the last 14 years, Jack has been a cross border mergers and acquisition specialist, especially for transactions into and out of the Asia Pacific region, with particular expertise in the insurance sector. He graduated with his MBA in Finance from Chicago Booth in 1991.
While Asia has continued over the last decade as a critical engine of global growth, the pitfalls and trappings for foreign companies pursuing strategic transactions remain as challenging as ever. Jack will share some of his informal observations relating to the pursuit of strategic transactions within the region.