8th Annual Women of Leadership Summit


Event Details


April 22, 2021 9 AM - 6 PM EDT

ACG Access Platform
$75 - $125


8th Annual ACG NY Women of Leadership Summit | The Power of the Pivot

The ACG New York Annual Women of Leadership Summit is designed for established and emerging women leaders in the global middle market M&A community. This year’s gathering will focus on how women are shifting their professional direction in a challenging environment, while simultaneously balancing their private lives. The forum will provide insightful speakers, one-on-one deal meetings, curated networking, ideas exchange and discussion of shared experiences. Attendees of the ACG NY WOL Summit can expect to gain new connections and uncover new business opportunities.
Join the leading women in the middle market dealmaking community to experience the Power of the Pivot.
Register by 4/7/2021 at 5:00 PM EST to receive a copy of Kate Eckman's book, The Full Spirit Workout.  


Keynote, Stephanie Cohen

Global Co-Head of Consumer and Wealth Management
Goldman Sachs

Moderator, Claudine Cohen

Managing Principal, Transactions & Turnaround Advisory
CohnReznick LLP

Keynote, Tessy Antony DE Nassau

Former Princess of Luxembourg, Social Entrepreneur, Business Woman, Philanthropist, UNAids Ambassador, Public Speaker, Activist, Medial Doctorate and PHD candidate and Mother

Moderator, Nicole Sahin

Founder and CEO
Globalization Partners

Hilary Fenet

Founder, CEO
She Gone

Alex Friedman

Co-Founder and Co-CEO

Melissa Hanna

Co-Founder and CEO

Alexis Ross

Lovey & Grink

Maxeme Tuchman

CEO and Co-Founder

Moderator, Jennifer Coughlin

Vice President and Private Wealth Advisor in the Consumer and Wealth Management
Goldman Sachs

Helene Banks

Cahill Gordon & Reindel LP

Julie Bennett

Managing Director

Sheryl Schwartz

Executive Board member, WAVE & Adjunct Professor, Private Equity, Fordham Business School

Megan Starr

Global Head of Impact
The Carlyle Group

Moderator, Nilufer Shaikh

Troutman Pepper

Kate Eckman

Certified Executive Leadership Coach. Keynote Speaker. Author of The Full Spirit Workout. QVC & HSN Beauty Presenter.

Moderator, Meahgan O’Grady

Vice President of Business Development
KPS Mid-Cap

Wine O'Clock Sponsor, Diane Albano

Globalization Partners

Debbie Habib

ACG NY WOL Co-Chair &
Director, Levine Leichtman Capital Partners

Laura Holden

ACG NY WOL Co-Chair &
Director, Raymond James

Kimberly Petillo-Décossard

ACG NY WOL Summit Chairperson &
Partner, Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP

Please note that a percentage of event proceeds will be donated to ACG Cares.

Questions? Contact Angela Clay.

Thank you to our sponsors!