2017 Speakers

Edward Northam

Head of Green Investment Group, Europe
Macquarie Capital I Green Investment Group

Ed was appointed as Head of the Green Investment Group on its purchase by Macquarie. He was previously the Head of Investment Banking where he led the group's investment origination and execution activities.

Ed has been involved in the global renewable energy industry for almost 25 years and during that time has developed and financed more than 90 renewable energy projects globally. In his early career Ed acted as a legal adviser to public and private organisations engaged in the power sector, before working in industry in various project and corporate development and fundraising roles. Prior to joining Green Investment Bank, he spent ten years as co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of an Australian based clean energy investment fund.


Joshua Rosenbaum

Joshua Pearl

Joshua Pearl is a Managing Director and Partner at Brahman Capital, a fundamental long/short equity asset manager. Previously, he structured and executed leveraged loan and high yield bond financings, as well as leveraged buyouts and restructurings as a Director at UBS Investment Bank in Leveraged Finance. Prior to UBS, he worked at Moelis & Company and Deutsche Bank. He received his BS in Business from Indiana University's Kelley School of Business.

Joshua Rosenbaum is a Managing Director and Co-Head of the Industrials & Diversified Services Group at RBC Capital Markets. He originates, structures, and advises on M&A, corporate finance, and capital markets transactions. Previously, he worked at UBS Investment Bank and the International Finance Corporation, the direct investment division of the World Bank. He received his AB from Harvard and his MBA with Baker Scholar honors from Harvard Business School.

Rosenbaum and Pearl are the co-authors of Investment Banking: Valuation, Leveraged Buyouts, and Mergers & Acquisitions. They will be provide an overview of valuation methodologies used on Wall Street, unique and timely insight on sector trends and outlook, and job search advice.


Matthew Parker

Matthew began his career at PwC in the Valuations Division after graduating from the University of Auckland. At PwC, he worked on a number of transactions in the utilities, food & agriculture and retail sectors. In 2000, he moved to London where he worked for Daiwa SMBC in their FIG M&A Division. He worked on a number of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) transactions including the privatization of Banca Comerciala Romana which was sold to Erste Bank for EUR3.75 billion.

He has over 8 years training experience and has worked at AMT Training since 2015. Matthew specializes in corporate finance, company valuation, financial institutions, and modeling. He has designed corporate finance and asset management graduate programs for banks in Asia and Europe. Within financial institutions group (FIG), he has designed and delivered bank valuation and regulatory capital courses for mergers and acquisitions (M&A), strategy, finance and senior management globally.

Matthew is an energetic and enthusiastic trainer. His passion for finance topics, means that dry subject areas are brought to life in a fun and effective manner. Matthew has an interactive and engaging style making him a popular choice amongst AMT clients.

As well as being an experienced trainer, Matthew is also Head of Training at AMT. He is therefore heavily involved in the design, delivery and scheduling of in-house training and public course programs for our clients.