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David K.A. Mordecai was a keynote speaker at the Family Office Association Conference

David K.A. Mordecai, President of Risk Economics Inc, was invited to give the opening keynote address at the two-day New York City conference of the Family Office Association on November 6-7, 2017, which took place at the NYC headquarters of the law firm Nixon Peabody. Dr. Mordecai spoke about topics related to economic analysis of geopolitical uncertainty, industry structure and corporate liabilities, moderated by Scott Beach, chair of the Corporate and Business Law department and chair of the Private Equity and Venture Capital practice group at Day Pitney LLP.

Other keynote addresses were given by the following speakers:

  • Marc Lasry, co-founder and chief executive officer (CEO) of Avenue Capital Group,
  • Howard Milstein, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of New York Private Bank & Trust, and
  • Jeremy Grantham, co-founder and chief investment strategist of Grantham, Mayo, & van Otterloo (GMO), the Boston-based asset management firm.

Family Office Association is an exclusive membership organization for the wealthiest families in the world. In our private community, members share with and learn from peers with the utmost regard for privacy. Our thought leadership, resources and exclusive events provide an opportunity for growth and enlightenment so that your family continues to perform at its highest potential.

Risk Economics is a New York based advisory firm founded in 1999, providing advisory services at the intersection of commercial business-process engineering and risk engineering with a particular focus on coupling commercial reinsurance and financial technology, through the rigorous application of agent-based, demographic, and statistical methodologies to microeconomic and macroeconomic analytics.

November 7th 2017, New York NY

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