WIS '21


3rd Annual WIS

Thank you to those who joined us for WIS Week '21! 

Read more about the incredible WIS '21 speakers.

WIS, Notre Dame's Professional Investing Summit, cultivates a forum to showcase female investors and in doing so, embraces Mendoza’s broader mission — to grow the good in business. ALL students are welcome!

Stay tuned for information about WIS '22!







Monday, March 8 & Tuesday, March 9

5:30-7:00pm Small Group Executive Fellows Networking Sessions (ND Students Only)

Wednesday, March 10

5:30-6:30pm | Market Update

Katie Koch '02Co-Head of Fundamental Equity, Goldman Sachs Asset Management

Thursday, March 11

5:30-6:30pm | Fireside Chat

Jean HynesManaging Partner & Incoming CEO, Wellington Management


6:30-7:30pm Student Stock Pitch Competition

In Partnership with the ND Investment Club

Friday, March 12

10:00-10:30am | An Operator's Perspective From the Boardroom

Jill Smith, Former Chairman & CEO, DigitalGlobe


10:30-11:15am | Panel: Opportunities in Credit Markets

Jane CastleSenior Portfolio Manager, Avenue Capital Group

Alexandra Jung, Investor, Strategic Advisor & Board Director

Stephanie Walsh ’06, Managing Director, Bain Capital Credit


11:30am-12:15pm | Panel: Best Ideas

Anouk Dey, Partner, Durable Capital Partners

DeShay McCluskey, Co-Founder & Managing Partner, AltraVue Capital

Vivian Lau, Managing Partner & Founder, One Tusk Investment Partners


12:15-1:00pm | Hospitality Investments - Recovering From the Perfect Storm

Krystal EnglandManaging Director & Head of Hospitality, Canyon Partners Real Estate