Gary Mandelblatt is a Managing Director and Chief Risk Officer for the Americas, Nomura Holding America Inc., and is a member of the firm’s Executive Management Committee in the Americas. He is responsible for managing all credit, market and operational risk, and new product approvals, for the Americas businesses. Previously, Gary was a senior manager at the Lehman Brothers Estate where he was responsible for building the transaction valuation capabilities, hedging the open transactions and designing the processes for unwinding OTC derivatives contracts. Prior to that, Gary was the Head of Global Fixed Income Strategy at Lehman. Prior to joining Lehman, Gary was a Managing Director in Fixed Income Risk Management at Smith Barney, Salomon Smith Barney and Citigroup. Before joining Smith Barney, Gary was a management consultant with Coopers & Lybrand and First Manhattan Consulting Group.
Delegates benefited from the experience & expertise of 80+ speakers in 75+ sessions across 7 streams, 3 in-depth technical workshops and 1 pre-conference summit.
Unrivalled Speaker Faculty: Speakers included Chief Risk Officers & senior risk practitioners from leading global financial organizations, senior regulators & world-renowned academics.
Senior regulators & practitioners discussed regulatory reforms including Basel III, Dodd Frank, the Volcker Rule, Heightened Expectations & more!
Three In-Depth Technical Workshops: Attendees were able to maximize their learning at one of our technical workshops, gaining practical solutions to real problems from world-renowned experts.
This separately bookable Global Risk Regulation Summit gave delegates the chance to attend a whole day dedicated to the major regulatory changes happening in the US and globally.
This year’s agenda reflected the latest regulatory initiatives including all the latest information on the requirements and impact of Basel III, Dodd Frank, the Volcker Rule, Heightened Expectations, the Fundamental Review of the Trading Book, SIFIs and derivatives reform as well as practical details of what you should be doing to ensure you will be compliant and how to meet the challenges of implementing regulation.
Speakers included senior regulators and leading practitioners from the US and beyond.
Get more details on this leading regulatory risk event here.
Our workshops are in-depth, classroom-based learning sessions led by world-renowned risk management experts.
Run in small groups so that each participant can receive one-on-one attention, workshops provide the perfect opportunity to ask questions and gain real understanding of complex topics, as the workshop leader examines the topic in far more depth than is possible in a 40 minute session.
Focused on specific areas so you can choose the workshop best suited to your area of interest, attending a workshop will enable you to learn concrete solutions to problems you face every day in your role that you can implement as soon as you are back in the office.
This year's event featured three workshops on Fundamentals Of Risk Management, Credit Risk & Stress Testing. Get more details on these technical risk workshops here.
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