LUNCH 12:00 p.m. LECTURE 12:30 p.m.
Prior to its acquisition by TCW in 1995, Mr. Beyer was a founder and Co-Chief Executive Officer of Crescent Capital Corporation, a registered investment advisor specializing in fixed income and alternative investment strategies. Previously, Mr. Beyer was an investment banker with Drexel Burnham Lambert Incorporated and Bear, Stearns & Co. Inc.
Beyer is a director of two Fortune 100 companies, The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) and The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR). He is Chair of the Board of Trustees of Harvard-Westlake School, a member of The Board of Visitors at UCLA Anderson School of Management, and a member of The Board of Councilors at the USC College of Letters, Arts and Sciences. He is a former Commissioner of the Los Angeles City Employees Retirement System.
Mr. Beyer received his B.S. (Business Administration) from the University of Southern California in 1981 and his MBA from the UCLA Anderson School of Management in 1983. During his presentation, Mr. Beyer will discuss the asset management industry while explaining the role of TCW within the industry. He will also share some of his strategies for success.