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2020 Program


The Private Equity Roundtable brings together professionals from top private equity shops and UCLA Anderson MBA students for an evening of lively discussion and networking. On January 30, 2020, we were delighted to welcome John Danhakl, Managing Partner at Leonard Green & Partners, as this year’s keynote speaker in conversation with Al Osborne, Jr., Senior Associate Dean and Professor at UCLA Anderson.

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John Danhakl

Managing Partner, Leonard Green & Partners
Keynote Speaker

6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
7:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Fireside Chat and Q&A
8:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Networking Roundtable

Past Speakers

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Matthew Garff

Managing Director
Sun Capital
2019 Panelist

R. Neil Malik

R. Neil Malik

Founder and Chief Executive Officer
K1 Investment Management
2019 Panelist

Jeffry Brown ('81)

Independent Director
2018 and 2017 Panel Moderator

Kelly DePonte ('81)

Managing Director, Probitas Partners
2018 and 2017 Panelist

Leslie Frécon ('78)

Founder and Managing Partner, LFE Capital
2018 Panelist

Jennifer Urdan

Managing Director, Cambridge Associates
2018 Panelist

Stephen D. Royer ('91)

Partner, Shamrock Capital Advisors
2017 Panelist

Mark Rosenbaum ('01)

Managing Partner, Aurora Capital Partners
2017 Panelist

J. Christopher Lewis 

Co-Founder and Managing Director, Riordan, Lewis & Haden
2016 Keynote

David Kaplan

Co-Founder of Ares Management, Senior Partner & Co-Head of Private Equity Group
2015 Keynote

William Barnum

Partner, Brentwood Associates
2014 Keynote

Robert Sinnott

President & CEO, Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors
2013 Keynote


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