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EMEA Committee Members

EMEA Executive Committee

Russell, Emma (Haynes Boone)
Emma Russell
Chair

Haynes Boone

Cecil, Kathryn (Fried Frank)
Kathryn Cecil
Deputy Chair

Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson (London) LLP

Bischoff,  Charlie (Travers Smith LLP)
Charlie Bischoff
Partner

Travers Smith LLP

Clovis, Parisa (Kirkland & Ellis International LLP)
Parisa Clovis
Partner

Kirkland & Ellis International LLP

Francis, Sarah (Maples Group)
Sarah Francis
Partner

Maples Group

Griffiths, Helen (Investec)
Helen Griffiths
Head of Structuring, Fund Solutions

Investec

Hussain, Sabih (Barings)
Sabih Hussain
Head of Global Financing

Barings

Hutchinson, Samantha (Cadwalader)
Samantha Hutchinson
Partner

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

Mahon, Joe (Coller Capital)
Joe Mahon
Partner/CFO

Coller Capital

Malik, Billal (Citibank)
Billal Malik
Director

Citibank

Mansy, Steven (Macquarie Group)
Steven Mansy
Head of Fund Finance Origination EMEA

Macquarie Group

McIntosh, Stuart (SMBC)
Stuart McIntosh
European Head of Subscription Finance

SMBC

Morrison, Shelley (abdrn)
Shelley Morrison
Head of Fund Finance

abrdn

Sharman, Aimee (Mayer Brown International LLP)
Aimee Sharman
Partner

Mayer Brown International LLP

Smith, Robin (Carey Olsen)
Robin Smith
Partner

Carey Olsen

Stephenson, Leon (Reed Smith)
Leon Stephenson
Partner | Co-Head Fund Finance

Reed Smith LLP

Wadhawan, Raghav (Standard Chartered)
Raghav Wadhawan
Executive Director

Standard Chartered Bank

Wilson, Jill (Lloyds Bank)
Jill Wilson
MD, Global Head of Financial Sponsors

Lloyds Bank

EMEA Advisory Council

Blakstad, Haakon (Validus)
Haakon Blakstad
Chief Commercial Officer

Validus Risk Mangement

Chan, Jen Yee (Simmons & Simmons)
Jen Yee Chan
Partner

Simmons & Simmons

Doyle, Lee (Ashurst)
Lee Doyle
Partner

Ashurst

Goss, Spencer (RBS International)
Spencer Goss
Senior Director

RBS International

Fletcher, Richard (Macfarlanes)
Richard Fletcher
Partner

Macfarlanes

Hajili, Amira (Natixis)
Amira Hajili
Head of Equity Bridge and Hybrid Fund Financing

Natixis

Hartog, Guillaume (BNP Paribas)
Guillaume Hartog
Managing Director | Head Subscription Finance

BNP Paribas

Palmer, Marcus Carrington (RBC)
Marcus Carrington Palmer
Managing Director, Head of Lending - Fund Finance

RBC

Taylor, Ian (ING)
Ian Taylor
Managing Director | Head of EMEA Fund Finance

ING

Zanev, Vassiliyan (Loyens & Loeff)
Vassiliyan Zanev
Partner

Loyens & Loeff