Chief Executive Officer and Director
Apollo Global Management
Mr. Zelter became the Chief Executive Officer and a Director of the Company in 2006. Mr. Zelter is the Managing Partner of Apollo Capital Management, L.P., where he oversees the firm’s activities in a broad array of asset classes.
Prior to joining Apollo, Mr. Zelter was with Citigroup and its predecessor companies from 1994 to 2006. He was responsible for the global expansion and strong financial performance of the Special Situations Investment Group, a proprietary investment group he founded within Citigroup’s Fixed Income Division. As head of Citigroup’s Special Situations Investment Group, Mr. Zelter was responsible for the acquisition of approximately $5 billion of non-performing loan portfolios and ancillary investments. While with Citigroup, Mr. Zelter also served on the Global Fixed Income Management Committee. In this role, he oversaw the firm’s High Yield Trading, Sales and Capital Market Groups. From 2003 to 2005, Mr. Zelter was Chief Investment Officer of Citigroup Alternative Investments. In addition, he was a standing member of the Citigroup Pension Investment Committee, the Salomon Smith Barney Capital Partners Investment Committee and the Citigroup Mezzanine Partners Investment Committee.
Prior to joining Citigroup in 1994, Mr. Zelter was a High Yield Trader at Goldman Sachs & Co. Mr. Zelter is a board member of DUMAC, the investment management company that oversees the Duke Endowment and Duke Foundation, and is on the board of the Dalton School. Mr. Zelter has a BA in Economics from Duke University.
Deputy Chief Investment Officer
Teacher Retirement System of Texas
Jase Auby joined the Teacher Retirement System of Texas in 2009. Recently appointed as Deputy Chief Investment Officer, he has oversight of the Public Markets and Private Markets investment groups. Prior to his current role, Mr. Auby was Chief Risk Officer, Co-Chairman of the Management Committee, and head of the Risk Group responsible for managing and budgeting the risk of the overall investment Fund. He also oversaw the development and management of investment strategies totally $8.1 billion including risk parity, low volatility equity, reinsurance and currency management.
Prior to joining TRS, Mr. Auby worked with two startup companies in Austin, TX. Before then, he structured credit securitizations as a part of the structured credit group at Lehman Brothers. Mr. Auby began his career in an investment management industry resource group as a part of the fixed income division at Goldman Sachs. He received a BS in electrical and computer systems engineering from Harvard College. He is a CFA charter holder.
FSR President and CEO
Financial Services Roundtable
Tim Pawlenty is the CEO of the Financial Services Roundtable. Governor Pawlenty brings dynamic leadership and vision to an organization which represents leading financial service companies in their efforts to protect the security, integrity and success of our nation’s financial system. As a former two-term Governor of Minnesota, he is a leader with significant executive experience having overseen a $50 billion biennial budget, led 30,000 state employees, and managed 20 individual state agencies and departments.
As Governor, his education, healthcare, and energy initiatives were widely viewed as among the most innovative in the nation. He served as chair of the National Governor’s Association from 2007-2008 and chair of the Midwest Governor’s Association from 2006-2007. While serving as chair of the Minnesota State Board of Investment, Governor Pawlenty provided oversight for over $60 billion in investments.
Governor Pawlenty is a nationally respected policymaker who combines his depth of subject matter knowledge with a unique ability to communicate on complex issues. His recognition as one of the foremost thought leaders in the country brings peerless credibility to FSR and its members.
AT&T Executive Education & Conference Center
1900 University Avenue
Austin, TX 78705
We have negotiated a room block with a special rate of $189 per night at the AT&T Center. Cut-off Date: Tuesday, January 9, 2018. This date is firm and there will be no exceptions. Go to the following link to make a reservation:
Or by phone (512) 404-3600; please reference the group name, Texas Private Equity Conference in order to receive the group rate over the contracted dates.
On-site registration and continental breakfast begin at 8:00 a.m. on Friday, February 9. The conference begins promptly at 8:30 a.m. The key dates, times, and other pertinent information that you should keep in mind are summarized below.
Friday, February 9, 2018
8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Registration (Foyer outside Classroom 204) and continental breakfast (Tejas Dining Room)
8:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon Morning sessions (Classroom 204)
12:00 noon – 1:40 p.m. Lunch (Zlotnik Ballroom - Sections 1/2/3)
1:40 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Afternoon sessions (Classroom 204)
AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center
1900 University Avenue
Austin, Texas 78705
Conference Attire: Business casual
Last minute questions:
You can reach Bob Parrino at (512) 471-5788 (office), (512) 569-0120 (cell), or by e-mail at email@example.com or Juana Hardwick at (512) 471-6511 (office), (512) 497-2738 (cell), or by e-mail at Juana.Hardwick@mccombs.utexas.edu.