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5 BIG IDEAS FROM SPORT PSYCHOLOGY THAT CAN IMPROVE YOUR PSYCHOLOGICAL SCORECARD


In the past 20 years, the field of Sport and Performance Psychology has grown exponentially to improve the performance of athletes from the PGA Tour to the NBA to the Olympics. These research findings can help all high-performers who work in achievement domains.

Dr. Gio Valiante has been the sport psychologist for some of golf's best players including US Open Champion Justin Rose, Players Champions Matt Kuchar and Davis Love III. He has been named: Sport Psychologist of the Year by The Golf Channel & Top 40 Under 40 to Influence the game of Golf by Golf Magazine.  He is currently the in-resident performance coach for Point72 asset management. 

THE CIO INTERVIEW: HOW ONE OF THE INDUSTRY'S RISING STARS IS MANAGING IN TODAY'S MARKET


Samantha Greenberg founded Margate in 2016. Samantha’s investing expertise focuses on companies in the media, technology, communications, consumer discretionary, and consumer staples industries. Prior to Margate, Samantha was a Partner and Media/Consumer sector head at Paulson & Co. Inc., one of the world’s largest hedge funds.

Samantha has been named to the Hedge Fund Journal/ Ernst & Young’s “50 Leading Women in Hedge Funds” and also was named as a “2016 Hedge Fund Rising Star” by Institutional Investor. Samantha received her M.B.A. from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business, and graduated summa cum laude from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania with a B.S. in Economics and dual concentration in Finance and Strategic Management.

THE INSIDE STORY OF TIPPER X: ONE OF THE MOST PROLIFIC FBI INFORMANTS IN SECURITIES FRAUD HISTORY


Tom Hardin shares his story about how he became an instrumental, key figure in what the FBI deemed “Operation Perfect Hedge” — a Wall Street housecleaning campaign that matured into the biggest insider trading case of this generation.

INSIDE INFORMATION, DIRTY MONEY, AND THE QUEST TO BRING DOWN THE MOST WANTED MAN ON WALL STREET


Sheelah Kolhatkar, a former hedge fund analyst, is a staff writer at The New Yorker, where she writes about Wall Street, Silicon Valley, economics and national politics. Previously, she was a features editor and national correspondent at Bloomberg Businessweek, and a regular contributor to Bloomberg Television. 

Her book Black Edge: Inside Information, Dirty Money, and the Quest to Bring Down the Most Wanted Man on Wall Street takes readers inside the rise and fall of one of the world’s most powerful hedge funds and the largest insider trading investigation in history.

THE TRUMP PRESIDENCY: GLOBAL RISKS, GEOPOLITICAL STRATEGY AND AMERICAN LEADERSHIP 2020


John Sitilides, a Washington D.C. government affairs specialist and consultant to the Department of State, shares his insights into U.S. and global risk trends, developments and strategies before high-stakes decision makers and opinion leaders at investor, business and government conferences, forums and events. 

In customized executive briefings, he explores the complex geopolitical decisions that impact markets in Europe, Asia and the Middle East, helping corporate, investor and board director clients better understand and mitigate risk.

LESSONS LEARNED FROM THE SPECIAL OPS


Chris Fussell is a former Navy SEAL Officer and current Managing Partner at McChrystal Group, a premier leadership and management consulting firm founded by General Stan McChrystal. Fussell leads the company's Leadership Institute, bringing his Special Operations experience and his expertise in cross-functional collaboration and knowledge sharing within large, dispersed organizations.

In his career as a Navy SEAL, Fussell served first on SEAL Teams Two and Eight, then in the Naval Special Warfare Development Group. During his time on the SEAL teams, he conducted and planned hundreds of operations against high value targets all around the world.