The world’s most underutilized asset today is WOMEN. Advancing women’s equality can add $12T to GDP growth (source: McKinsey & Company).
Backstop Solutions’ recently published study, “Beyond the Glass Ceiling” tackles the unique challenges facing AAPI women in investment industry. This year’s survey and research looked at the “double bind” facing many AAPI women who must navigate both the bamboo and glass ceilings simultaneously. A majority of AAPI women surveyed indicate that the combination of these gender and racial biases have had a material impact on their professional growth and upward mobility in their career. Join us to discuss the findings and explore ways to support AAPI women!
4:30 PM Registration opens
4:45 PM Welcoming remarks by Fei Wang, Senior VP, Private Wealth Advisor, Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management
4:55 PM AAAIM Women’s Research Presentation, presented by Maryling Yu, Chief Marketing Officer of Backstop Solutions Group
5:10 PM Panel Discussion
- Moderator: Linda Choi, Chief Operating Officer, Kabouter Management, LLC
- Ying Zhao, Associate Partner, McKinsey & Company
- Ellen Hung, Deputy Chief Investment Officer, State Universities Retirement System
- Pooja Malik, Founding Partner and CEO, Nipun Capital, LP
6:00 PM Closing remarks by Fernando Vinzons, Chief Investment Officer, Chicago Teachers’ Pension Fund