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Event Detail

Charting Your Own Course: Insights from Financial Entrepreneurs

Date, Time, and Location:
Thursday, April 06, 2006 (add this event to your Outlook Calendar)
CME Club - Mercantile Exchange - Mezzanine Level, 30 South Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL  60606   (Driving Directions)

Please join the CFA Chicago Career Management Advisory Group for an exciting, interactive panel discussion with local finance entrepreneurs and an attorney specializing in advising start-up ventures. The panelists will provide insights from their experiences in establishing equity management, investment banking and wealth management firms.

CME Club at the Mercantile Exchange
30 South Wacker Drive - Mezzanine Level

Thursday, April 6

5:00 - 5:30 Networking
5:30 - 6:30 Panel Discussion and Q&A
6:30 - 7:00 Networking

Members - $25 (cash, check or function ticket)
Non-Member - $35 (cash, check or function ticket)

Register online below, or call CFA Chicago at 312-251-1301


Gautam Dhingra, CFA, Founder and CEO - High Pointe Capital Management, LLC

Gautam Dhingra is the founder and chief executive officer of High Pointe Capital Management, LLC, an independent equity management firm. Mr. Dhingra holds a Ph.D. in finance from the University of Florida. High Pointe Capital manages over $800M for institutional and high net worth clients. Prior to founding High Pointe Capital, Mr. Dhingra served as a portfolio manager, director of investment research and investment advisor for over 20 years. Mr. Dhingra is a former board member of the CFA Society of Chicago.

James Reynolds, Jr., CFA, Founder, Chairman and CEO - Loop Capital Markets, LLC

James Reynolds, Jr. is founder, chairman and chief executive officer of Chicago-based Loop Capital Markets, LLC, an investment banking and brokerage firm. Mr. Reynolds is responsible for all investment banking, trading and institutional sales activity at the firm. Prior to co-founding Loop Capital in 1997, Mr. Reynolds worked in the financial services industry for 20 years holding positions at Smith Barney, Merrill Lynch and Paine Webber. Mr. Reynolds is a board member of the CFA Society of Chicago.

Sean Sebold, CFP, CFA, Founder, President - Sebold Capital Management

Sean Sebold is the founder and president of Sebold Capital Management Inc., a wealth management firm advising business leaders and owners. Prior to founding Sebold Capital Management, Mr. Sebold was a consultant to Andersen Consulting (now known as Accenture) in their Global Practice group and an investment specialist with a mid-west regional investment-banking house. Mr. Sebold is a member of CFA Society of Chicago and is a Certified Financial Planner.

Merrick Hatcher, JD - Bell, Boyd & Lloyd, LLC

Merrick Hatcher is a member of Bell, Boyd & Lloyd LLC Corporate Department and regularly advises entrepreneurs and start-up ventures in connection with their organization, fundraising, general corporate matters, and compensation issues. Mr. Hatcher provides counsel for transactional matters such as mergers, acquisitions, securities offerings, and private equity and venture capital investments.

Content shared during CFA Society Chicago programs is not, and nothing in it should be construed as, an offer, invitation or recommendation of any specific financial services company or professional, or an offer, invitation or recommendation to sell, or a solicitation of an offer to buy, any securities in any jurisdiction. By registering for and attending this event, you acknowledge that any photographs that may be taken are the property of CFA Society Chicago and give your consent to their use in CFA Society Chicago's online and print business communications and marketing.