There is one networking reception in New York that has been running for more than 2 years catering to the high frequency trading community. The name? High-Frequency Trading Happy Hour, The host? Edgar Perez, America's Ultimate Networker (http://www.AmericasUltimateNetworker.com). He is the founder of Golden Networking, firm he established after years working with global blue chip companies. Time after time at these events, Mr. Perez is able to deliver the goods.
Mr. Perez's networking prowess has been reported in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, and Los Angeles Times, among many other media outlets. He has also been featured on CNBC Cash Flow (with Oriel Morrison), CNBC Squawk Box (with Geoff Cutmore), The Street (with Gregg Greenberg), BNN Business Day (with Kim Parlee), Channel NewsAsia Asia Business Tonight and Cents & Sensibilities (with Lin Xue Ling), NHK World, iMoney Hong Kong, Hedge Fund Brief, Dallas Morning News, Valor Econômico, FIXGlobal Trading, TODAY Online, Oriental Daily News and Business Times, for his opinions on finance, investing, and high-frequency trading.
He has been engaged as speaker at Harvard Business School's Venture Capital & Private Equity Conference, High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2011 (New York, Chicago, Hong Kong, Sao Paulo, Singapore), CFA Singapore, MIT Sloan Investment Management Conference, Hong Kong Securities Institute, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences at New York University (New York), Global Growth Markets Forum (London), Technical Analysis Society (Singapore), FIXGlobal Face2Face (Seoul), TradeTech Asia (Singapore), and Private Equity Convention Russia, CIS & Eurasia (London), among other global forums.
Mr. Perez was a vice president at Citigroup, a senior consultant at IBM, and a consultant at McKinsey & Co. in New York City. Mr. Perez has an undergraduate degree from Universidad Nacional de Ingeniería, Lima, Peru (1994), a Master of Administration from Universidad ESAN, Lima, Peru (1997) and a Master of Business Administration from Columbia Business School, with a dual major in Finance and Management (2002). He belongs to the Beta Gamma Sigma honor society. He resides in the New York City area and is an accomplished salsa and hustle dancer.Alternative investments, private equity, hedge fund, high frequency trading, venture capital, entrepreneurship China, and Indonesia are just some of the areas Mr. Perez has been able to build a terrific network and a loyal following. More information about upcoming business receptions can be requested writing to email@example.com. High-Frequency Trading Happy Hour, Women Entrepreneurs Happy Hour, Venture Capital Happy Hour, China Happy Hour, Hedge Funds Happy Hour, Private Equity Happy Hour, and Indonesia Happy Hour, are produced by Golden Networking (www.goldennetworking.net), the premier networking community for business executives, entrepreneurs and investors.