Investing in Private Markets

Chicago Booth Alumni Club of New York City

January 18, 2018: 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Investing in Private Markets: The Changing Landscape of PE, Venture, Co-Investment and the Family Office


Wells Fargo
Basement Auditorium - "Central Park West"
150 East 42nd Street
New York, New York

Driving Directions:

South side of 42nd between 3rd Ave and Lexington.

Event Details

Our panelists are experienced private markets investors with knowledge of a multitude of industries, including Healthcare, Industrials, Consumer, Energy, Infrastructure and Real Estate.  We will examine the trends in direct investing and how competition is resulting in more creative deal selection and structure.  




Register Online

Deadline: 1/17/2018

Speaker Profiles

Charles Boorady (Panelist) '94
Founding Managing Director, Health Catalyst Capital

Charles Boorady founded HCC in 2015 after spending over 25 years as a #1 ranked II analyst in Healthcare. Past firms include Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs, Citi, and Accenture. In addition to HCC, Charles is on many boards of healthcare companies. He received an MBA in Analytic Finance and Statistics from the University of Chicago Booth and a BS in Engineering from Cornell University.

Gennaro D’Agostino (Panelist)
Chief Capital Officer, The Conti Group

Gennaro D'Agostino has over 20 years of investment banking and structured finance experience, financing in over $8B of assets in a multitude of industries. He previously led the North America Renewable Energy team at Deutsche Bank's Asset Finance and Leasing group in New York. He then helped form Meridian Asset Finance where he financed over 400MW of wind, solar, fuel-cell and hydro assets. Gennaro has an MBA and BS in Finance/International Business from New York University, Leonard N. Stern School of Business.

Ryan Supple (Panelist) '13
Director of Deal Origination, HBM Holdings

Ryan Supple is responsible for the business development and deal sourcing efforts of the team. He manages the team's relationships within the investment community, and is also responsible for the marketing strategy of HBM. Prior to joining HBM, Ryan worked for R.J. O'Brien, a privately held institutional investment group in Chicago. He received his BA in Finance from The University of Kentucky and his MBA from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

Tim Bass (Panelist) '94
Partner, DW Partners, LP

DW Partners is a multi-strategy and special situations firm with significant investments in structured products and real estate related assets. Mr. Bass specializes in direct real estate investing and lending in the US and Western Europe. He was previously a Director on Barclays' distressed research desk, a VP at Pardus Capital, an activist and distressed investing hedge fund, and a deal lawyer at Debevoise & Plimpton. Mr Bass has an MBA and JD from the University of Chicago and a undergraduate degree in classics from Yale University.

David Hogan (Moderator) '02
Director, Alex. Brown


David Hogan, '02