Mary Ellen Iskenderian to keynote ‘Microfinance: Measuring and Maximizing Impact’ Panel

March 13, 2013

Microfinance: Measuring and Maximizing Impact

Please join our distinguished panel to explore strategies and perspectives for the banking industry to maximize corporate social responsibility initiatives. Our discussion will explore important questions of microfinance’s economic and social impact including:

  • The role and efficacy of microfinance in eradicating poverty
  • Attracting and evaluating investment prospects, including
  • Governance
    • Financial Models
    • Scaling/Globalization
    • Best Practices in Client Protection
  • Social impact analysis and metrics
  • Q&A

Keynote Speaker:

Mary Ellen Iskenderian, President & CEO, Women’s World Banking


John (JD) Bergeron, Director, Seal of Excellence, Microcredit Summit

Mary Chaffin, General Counsel, Accion

Austin Choi, General Counsel, Kiva

Camilla Nestor, Vice President of Financial Services, Grameen Foundation

Please join us immediately following the panel discussion for a cocktail reception. Participation in the seminar is free, but space is limited. To register, please click on the link below. We look forward to seeing you.

April 18, 2013Program 2:00 – 4:30 PM

Cocktails 4:30 – 6:00 PM

Baker & McKenzie LLP
452 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10018

Register for “Microfinance: Measuring and Maximizing Impact” on April 18.

For more information please contact Katherine Chapman at or +1 212 626 4595.