Paul Carr, East Capital Asset Management S.A.,

Paul Carr Paul Carr, a British national, joined East Capital in April 2007. He initially led a newly opened office in Vienna that focused on developing client relations in the region, as well as establishing closer contacts with local markets for research and asset management functions. In January 1st 2011 he moved on to assume responsibility for the groups’ product development, product maintenance and corporate governance out of Stockholm. He is currently CEO of our Luxembourg Management Company and is focused on developing our business in Luxembourg which includes centralization of fund management (UCITS & AIF's) to Luxembourg. Paul is a member of the East Capital Group Investment Committee, Senior Management Team and holds several fund and related board positions. Paul holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons) degree from the University of Leeds.  


09.05 - 09.40

Distribution in Europe and beyond

The session will cover the latest trends in global distribution of funds in Europe and outside Europe and explain how using a Luxembourg fund can help asset managers to reach out to investors across the globe.

  • Paul Carr

    Paul Carr CEO East Capital Asset Management S.A.,

  • Michael Maldener

    Michael Maldener Managing Director & Conducting Officer Nordea Investment Funds SA

  • Mike Judith

    Mike Judith Managing Director | Head of International Sales DNB Asset Management S.A.

09.40 - 10.15

The Luxembourg toolbox

Experts from the Luxembourg fund industry will explain the Luxembourg toolbox and operating models and the different solutions offered to Nordic asset managers.

10.15 - 10.50

Alternative Funds

The panel will give an update on the latest figures and developments in the alternative investment sector with a focus on Private Equity and Real Estate.

It will also present the newest fund structure in Luxembourg: the RAIF and explain what it has to offer to Nordic asset managers.

10.50 - 11.25

Sustainable finance

This session will cover the recent developments in sustainable finance – a key topic on the European regulatory agenda. It will also discuss retail and institutional trends as well as practical approaches in integrating ESG factors in the investment process and the opportunities SDGs can offer to asset managers.