Event Details

Location: Mission Hills, KS


The Harvard Business School Club of Kansas City Invites the Cornell Club of Mid-America, and other Ivy League and Seven-Sisters schools to:

A Breakfast Talk
Chris Long, of Palmer Square – Prevailing in the Ultra-Competitive World of Asset Management – at Home and Abroad

Please join us for a talk by Chris Long, President and CEO of Palmer Square Capital Management. Chris founded Palmer Square in 2009. The firm is now an approximately $8.5 billion AUM asset manager, focused on corporate and structured credit. With its integrated credit investment platform, the firm manages mutual fund offerings, private funds and separately managed accounts. It serves a global clientele of institutions, family offices, RIAs, bank/trust and broker-dealers.

Palmer Square has enjoyed an impressive track record, noted for disciplined investment and well-designed strategies.

Chris will discuss his experience and perspective as founder and CEO. He will share his perspectives on building highly qualified teams, fostering a dynamic corporate culture, and discovering global market opportunities.

Prior to Palmer Square, Chris spent most of his career in New York, working for JPMorgan, TH Lee Putnam, Morgan Stanley, and Sandell Asset Management. He received an MBA from the Harvard Business School and an AB in Economics, cum laude, from Princeton University.

Chris serves on the Investment Committee of the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, the Board of the Children’s Mercy Hospital Foundation, as Trustee of St. Paul’s Episcopal Day School, and in various positions with Princeton Alumni groups. He is a member of YPO and the Economic Club of Kansas City. He was appointed by Kansas Governor Sam Brownback and unanimously approved by the Senate to serve two terms as Trustee of the Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS).

There will be time set aside for Q&A. We look forward to seeing you!

HBS of Kansas City is the Harvard Business School alumni group for the metro region.

DATE: Wednesday, May 15, 2019

LOCATION: Kansas City Country Club, 6200 Indian Lane, Mission Hills, KS 66208

TIME: 7:30 a.m to 9:00 a.m

COST: $25.00 per person

Please pay via Paypal; if you prefer, you may also pay at the Breakfast


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