Join Chicago Booth for this year's networking and panel discussion with Private Equity and Investment Banking leaders from Latin American and South Florida.

Sponsored by Jones Day


Brickell World Plaza
Floor 14
600 Brickell Avenue
Miami, Florida

Event Details

What is the state of the investment economy in Latin America, and how is that affecting the South Florida investment community and broader US? What role does South Florida play as a financial hub? What industries are spearheading investments and where do we see the industry shifting in the next 5-10 years?

Join us for a night of networking and panel discussion to answer these and many other intriguing questions with industry leaders in Private Equity and Investment Banking. Let's take a deep dive into the latest trends and projections of the industry across Latin America, and how that has involved US players.

The event will include networking over refreshments and hors d'oeuvres followed by a panel discussion with notable leaders opening up about their varying experiences across a variety of industries.


  • Paulo Leme (UChicago MA Economics '84) – Chairman of the Board, Vinland (Hedge Fund)

Currently Finance Executive in Residence at the University of Miami Business School. Previously President and Chairman of Goldman Sachs Brazil. 

  • Rogerio Miranda de Souza (Chicago Booth MBA '05) – Senior Investment Executive, London and Regional Properties 

Leads real estate investment efforts for hospitality in the Americas. Previously SVP, Host Hotels & Resorts.

  • Duncan Littlejohn (UPenn '76) – Partner, StepStone Group LP (Recently Retired)

Global private markets firm providing customized investment, portfolio monitoring and advisory solutions ($130B in assets).

  • Nicholas Rodríguez (Columbia MBA '96) – Partner, Jones Day 

Focused in Latin America and the U.S. on cross-border M&A, private equity, joint ventures, and restructurings.


  • Henrik Cronqvist (Chicago Booth PhD '04) – Vice Dean and Professor of Finance, University of Miami Business School 

Internationally-known scholar in the field of behavioral finance, published and covered extensively in top media outlets.


Early Bird (Before Sep 10) - $20 alumni, $25 guests

Regular (Before Sep 25) - $25 alumni, $30 guests

On-Site - $30 alumni, $35 guests


Register Online

On-Site Registration Available starting at 9/26 at 6:30 PM

Deadline: 9/24/2018


Alexandra Kern, '15