M&T Upcoming Events: Alumni Reception, Dan Zwim Coffee Chat and Women’s Bubble Tea Social Event!

Hey M&Ters!

Here’s your weekly update on M&T Club upcoming events!

  • M&T Alumni Reception: Don’t forget to pay Casey the $10 by Tuesday 5pm if you are planning to go to NYC! Those of you on the waitlist will be hear from us shortly about extra spots opening up. If you are not able to go anymore, please contact mtclubprofessional@gmail.com, so that your friends on the waitlist have a chance to attend.
  • Dan Zwirn Coffee Chat: Have some coffee with a successful M&T and hear about his life after Penn! The Dan Zwirn Coffee Chat will be on Tuesday, October 16th from 3-4pm. Check out his complete bio, attached! Sign up by Friday, October 12th: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dEtOMDRVclU5MktHRFNmclZXNnBLaFE6MQ

Daniel Zwirn is Managing Member of Zwirn Family Interests, LLC and Arena Investors, LLC. From 2001 through mid-2009, he founded and managed the business of D.B. Zwirn & Co. (“DBZ”), of which he was Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer. Through its ongoing, normal operations, DBZ managed up to $6 billion of equity capital and approximately $12 billion of assets. The firm, directly or indirectly, employed over 1,000 people across 15 core offices and over 75 specialty finance-oriented exclusive joint ventures throughout North America, Europe, Asia/Pacific and Latin America. As CIO he personally committed over $10 billion in capital to over 1,000 special situation illiquid investments in addition to overseeing a global series of liquid credit and equity strategies totaling several billion dollars. In addition, he  generated almost $3 billion in gross profits and provided an approximate 95% positive-return months over an approximate eight-year period while the business and predecessor were active.


M&T Club Board

Hello M&Ts,

It is time to sign-up for our annual M&T Student-Alumni Reception in New York City.

For those of you that don’t know, the M&T Student-Alumni Reception is an event held every year in New York City. It is an awesome event where over 20 Alumni come to talk with M&Ts. The alumni like to chat about their time at Penn, what they are doing now, and give great advice about interviews. Everyone from freshmen to seniors will find something great to talk about with the alumni.

Event Details:

Friday, October 12th

The Penn Club-New York City

Bus Leaves at 2:30 pm, and we will be back a little after 10 pm

Food will be provided at the Event

Dress is Business Formal


Here’s how to sign-up:

Put your name on the Google Doc below, and then give Casey $10 dollars. (Please make it exact change!) This guarantees you a spot for the event. The $10 must be turned in to Casey by Tuesday, October 9th to secure your spot.


Any questions? Contact mtclubprofessional@gmail.com.

Thank you,

Your M&T Professional Committee

2010 M&T Alumni Career Dinner

This year, the annual M&T Alumni Career Dinner will take place on Sunday March 28, 2010 from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM (more detailed schedule below). This year’s dinner will feature some of the most successful, well-known M&T alums from a variety of industries. Many will be coming all the way from New York for this two hour dinner and networking session.

Date: Sunday, March 28th 2010
Time: 6-8pm
Location: 8th Floor Huntsman (Colloquium Hall)

M&T Alums:
1. Deeksha Hebbar (Google NYC, former McKinsey consultant)
2. Xavier Sztejnberg (Blackstone Managing Director)
3. Kathy Wu (NBC Universal)
4. Jean-Marc O’Brien (Ardour Capital Investments)
5. Steve Lin (ICONIK Enterprises)
6. Sarah Dong (studying on-campus)

6:00-6:10pm – Opening Remarks / Introductions
6:10-6:45pm – Networking / Hors d’oeuvres
6:45-7:30pm – Dinner
7:30-8:00pm – Coffee / Dessert with more mingling

Dinner will be catered for the event and will include a vegetarian option.

IMPORTANT: In order to attend, you must RSVP. The dinner is capped at 100 people (M&T students only) so RSVP quickly! To do so, fill out the form HERE!