Michael Goldstein, JD

Public Trustee · Fielding Graduate University

Sr. Counsel, Cooley Business department + co-chair of their Higher Education practice group. Second term on the Fielding Board of Trustees.

Higher Education Education Law Community Outreach Staff Development Mergers & Acquisitions

Gary Brandt

CEO and Founder · TEN DIGIT Communications LLC

Gary Brandt is a proven entrepreneur and mentor with extensive experience in telecommunications and advanced technologies.

Venture Capital Product Development Start-Ups Strategic Planning Corporate Development

Will Bermender

Managing Director · Will Bermender Equity Partners, LLC

Business Leader, Board Director, Investor, Author

M&A M&a Financing Merger & Acquisitions Decision-Making and Performance Mergers & Acquisitions Post-Merger Integration

Mark Walsh

Principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP · Deloitte Services LLP

Need a connector? Deloitte LLP's IT industry mergers & acquisitions specialist will plug you in to all things related to the M&A life cycle

Program Management Information Technology Order Management and Fulfillment It Integration and Divestiture Mergers & Acquisitions

Geoffrey Creighton

Senior Vice-President, General Counsel and Secretary and Chief Compliance Officer · IGM Financial Inc.

International legal and compliance expert working with billion dollar companies

Corporate Law Compliance Mergers and Acquisitions Corporate Finance International Securities Transactions

Sam Angus

Partner, Corporate Group · Fenwick & West LLP

Entrepreneurship and venture financing for start-ups have been long-standing specialties for this lawyer and conference panel moderator

Start-Up/Venture-Backed Companies Equity and Debt Financings Mergers and Acquisitions Securities Matters Intellectual Property Licensing

Ed Reilly

Mentor · NORCAT

Managing Partner | Freelandt Caldwell Reilly LLP

Accounting Assurance Business Advisory Tax Planning Business Start Up Planning

Gabriel P. Pundrich

Assistant Professor · University of Florida

I use artificial intelligence/machine learning and natural language processing to help answer relevant accounting questions.

Municipal Bonds Debt Contracting Merger and Acquisitions Algorithmic Trading Natural Language Processing

Jessica Kosmowski

Principal, M&A Consultative Services, Deloitte Consulting LLP · Deloitte Services LLP

Plant the seeds of growth! Deloitte LLP's M&A gardner will cultivate the soil to ensure your organization finds the synergies it needs

Mergers and Acquisitions Sales Marketing and Customer Integration and Divestiture

Naveen Khanna

Professor of Finance · Michigan State University

Khanna is the A.J. Pasant Endowed Chair Professor in Finance and Chairperson of the Finance Department.

Board of Directors Optimal Contracting Product Market Competition Mergers and Acquisitions Price Bubbles

Tammara Kennelly

President · FriesenPress

Banking and foreign exchange expert, turned book publisher, with a passion for helping authors share their story with the world.

Self-Publishing Leadership Development Mergers and Acquisitions career pathing, coaching for performance Leadership, culture development, succession planning, organizational development

David Offenberg, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Finance, College of Business Administration · Loyola Marymount University

(310) 338-2903 | doffenberg@lmu.edu

Corporate Finance Mergers and Acquisitions Pensions Entertainment Finance Executive Compensation

Lucy Chen, PhD

John M. Cooney Endowed Professor in Accounting | Villanova School of Business · Villanova University

Lucy Chen, PhD, is an expert in international accounting, mergers and acquisitions, goodwill impairment and fair value accounting.

Business International Accounting Goodwill Impairment Fair Vaue Accounting Accounting Regulation

Margie McHugh

SVP Lillibridge Advisors · Lillibridge Healthcare Services Inc.

Healthcare real estate strategist with focus on highly customized client solutions.

Healthcare Real Estate Feasibility Studies Real Estate Portfolio Assessments Acquisitions Due Diligence Monetization Assessments

Michalle Mor Barak

Dean's Professor of Social Work and Business · USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work

Social work and management expert, focusing on global workforce diversity

Global Inclusive Workplace Diversity & Inclusion in the Workplace Social Work and Business Inclusion and exclusion of women and minorities in workplace Support systems in crisis situations

John Sedunov, PhD

The Michele and Christopher Iannaccone ’91 Associate Professor of Finance | Villanova School of Business · Villanova University

John Sedunov, PhD, is an expert in banking, cryptocurrencies and financial institutions

Blockchain Federal Reserve Tariffs Political Economy fintech

Mubeen Mohd

Analyst · Elite

Investment Advisory Financial & Accounting Merger & Acquisitions Decision-Making and Performance

Stefan Swanepoel

Author & Speaker · RealSure, Inc.

Business Strategist. Real Estate Trends Expert. Motivational Speaker.

Real Estate Team Building Motivational

Ryan Cohn

Partner, Executive Vice President · Sachs Media Group

Navigating the Shifting Landscape of Media and Communications

Social Media Social Media Marketing Facebook Digital Marketing Public Affairs

Dayle M. Smith. Ph.D.

Dean, College of Business Administration · Loyola Marymount University

Contact Dean Smith at dayle.smith@lmu.edu.

Leadership and Team Development Organizational Behavior Design Thinking and Innovation Culture Executive Coaching Organizational Communication