Executive Speakers Series

At CIT, we pride ourselves on utilizing our financial expertise, industry knowledge and strong relationships to help our clients maximize their potential.
 
To that end, many members of the CIT team are available to present expert financial and business commentary at your next conference. We encourage you to review our CIT Executive Sourcebook, which highlights our executives' current responsibilities, their areas of expertise and their prior work experience.
 
CIT Speakers generally focus on the following areas:
  • Brand strategy
  • Corporate strategy/governance
  • Financial and advisory services
  • Financial trends in today's global market
  • Industry-specific financing
  • Risk management 
  • The middle market sector  
We look forward to connecting you with our executive team and highlighting the wealth of intellectual capital at CIT.
 
To book a speaker from CIT, please contact Curt Ritter at curt.ritter@cit.com.

PartnerConnect: The LP-GP Summit (September 18, 2014 New York, NY) Tom Hobbis, Co-Head and Managing Director, CIT Sponsor Finance will participate on the panel to discuss Lenders Speak - Deal Finance Now.

International Titanium Association Annual Conference (September 22 - 24, 2014 Chicago, IL) Nicholas Pastushan, Chief Investment Officer, CIT Commercial Air will participate on the Economics Panel.

2014 Utah Housing Matters Conference (September 23, 2014 Park City, UT) Daniel Adams, Vice President, Community Reinvestment Act Officer, CIT Bank will participate on a panel to discuss Affordable Housing for Beginners.
 
Utah Banker's Association Community Reinvestment Act Conference (September 25, 2014 Snowbird, UT) Daniel Adams, Vice President, Community Reinvestment Act Officer, CIT Bank will give the Opening Remarks.

Central Asian Business Aviation Conference (September 25, 2014) Mike Kahmann, Group Head and Managing Director, CIT Business Aircraft Finance will participate on a panel to discuss Business Aviation in Kazakhstan and Emerging Markets.

Chicago Quantitative Alliance - Best Practices 2014 (September 30, 2014 New York, NY) Viktor Ziskin, Managing Director and Head of Quantitative Strategies, Risk Management will attend the conference and participate on a panel to discuss Best Practices in Quantitative Investment Management.

2014 CHESS presented by the International Housewares Association (October 8, 2014 Rosemont, IL) Jon Lucas, President, CIT Commercial Services will participate on a panel to discuss So you don't want to sell your business; How do you get the capital to grow it?  

Financial Conduct Authority Regulation: The First Six Months (October 14, 2014 The British Library, London) Julie Henehan, Sales Director, CIT Equipment Finance, UK, will participate on a panel to discuss Lessons Learned, Challenges Ahead.

Turnaround Management Conference South Florida (October 15, 2014 Ft. Lauderdale, FL) Bill Kearney, Managing Director, CIT Corporate Finance, Commerical & Industrial will attend the conference and participate on a Retail panel.

Equipment Leasing and Financing Association 53rd Annual Convention (October 19 - 21, 2014 San Diego, CA) Nick Small, Managing Director, CIT Equipment Finance, US will participate on a panel to discuss Sustainable Growth.

2014 National Business Aviation Association Convention and Exhibition (October 21 - 23, 2014 Orlando, FL)  Mike Kahmann, Group Head and Managing Director, CIT Business Aircraft Finance will participate on a panel to discuss Current Trends Impacting Business Aircraft Sales.
 
Green is the Color of Money: Strategies and Innovations in Financing Fashion (October 23, 2014 Los Angeles, CA) Jon Lucus, President, CIT Commerical Services and Mitch Cohen, Western Regional Manager, CIT Commercial Services will be a panel at this year's conference.

Restaurant Finance and Development Conference (November 10 - 12, 2014 Las Vegas, NV) Robert Bielinski, Managing Director, CIT Corporate Finance, Retail and Restaurants will be one of the guest keynote speakers at this year's conference.   Mr. Bielinski will give a brief presentation on Credit Markets for Restaurant Companies.