The conference

Multiple seminar options

Attendees may choose among multiple workshops in major divisions within banking and finance.

Keynote speakers

With prominent figures from the financial industry, government and academia.

Grow your network with over 250 delegates

With representatives hailing from Europe’s leading universities and industry professionals ranging from graduates to industry experts.

A Black Tie Gala Dinner with Wine and Ceilidh

The Conference will include a Black Tie Gala Dinner and a traditional ceilidh in Scotland’s historic capital, giving the students hailing from leading UK universities a truly rare and unique experience.


Richard Davidson has over twenty-five years of experience in fund management. His roles have included Partner at Lansdowne Partners, Chief Investment Officer and Chief European Strategist at Morgan Stanley Investment Management and Fund Manager of Morgan Stanley’s $7bn Global Asset Allocation Fund. Currently, he serves as Chairman of the University of Edinburgh Endowment Investment Committee and as Chairman of Investment Committee at Gresham House Forestry, where he is also a fund manager.

Richard Davidson Fund Manager

Russell Napier, ASIP, is an independent strategist and co-founder of ERIC, an online platform for the sale of high-quality individually priced investment research. Russell is also the author of The Solid Ground, a global macro report originally published by CLSA and now published independently. Mr. Napier is the author of Anatomy of the Bear: Lessons from Wall Street’s Four Great Bottoms. In addition, he is a director of the Mid Wynd International Investment Trust and the Scottish Investment Trust.

Russell Napier Independent Strategist, Author, Executive Director

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