Kathleen Lynch
Kathleen Lynch

COO for UBS Americas and Wealth Management Americas

During Kathleen Lynch's 25 years in financial services, she has moved from the trading floor to the C-suite, thriving in roles where managing broad work portfolios and a relentless attention to detail are prerequisites. As Chief Operating Officer for UBS Wealth Management Americas and the Americas region, Kathleen is responsible for the firm's operating risk management framework. Wearing her regional hat, she supports the execution of UBS's strategy in the Americas, home to more than 20,000 employees. Kathleen joined UBS in 2012 after two decades at Merrill Lynch, where she began as analyst and rose to become COO of the firm's global research arm. Early in her career, Kathleen earned her MBA from the New York University Stern School of Business at night, setting the pace for a challenging schedule in the years ahead.
Kim Ladota-Bozzella
Kim Ladota-Bozzella

Head of IT Risk Management and Controls Head of Group Technology Americas Region

During Kim Bozzella's 20+ years in financial services, consulting, and information technology, she has been at the forefront of the convergence of innovation, business management, and regulatory reform. In her current role as Head of IT Risk Management and Controls for UBS, Kim is responsible for understanding the regulatory environment surrounding the business, implementing controls in the technology environment and facilitating the cultural mind-set needed to drive compliance. In addition, Kim has regional responsibility for UBS technology in Americas including Latin American emerging markets. Before joining UBS, Kim spent 16 years with Accenture where she rose to Partner in the Financial Services industry, aligned to both Capital Markets and Retail Banking clients. Kim holds a B.S. degree in Industrial Engineering from Lehigh University. She is married with three children and passionately advocates for work-life balance and LGBTQ equality as Executive Sponsor of UBS America's PRIDE network.
Ros Stephenson
Ros Stephenson

Group Managing Director, Co-Head of Global Investment Banking

Ros Stephenson is a Group Managing Director and Co-Head the global Corporate Client Solutions business "CCS". In this role she manages the Firm's Investment Banking businesses on a world-wide basis, driving the strategy and overseeing all industry and client coverage groups as well as all origination teams including mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity financings and the financing solutions business. She co-chairs the CCS Global Management Committee, is a member of the Investment Banking Executive Committee and Americas Management Committee and is heavily involved in the firm's diversity efforts. Prior to joining UBS in September 2014 she held a variety of senior management positions in the Investment Banking Division of Barclays PLC including Chairman of Global Investment Banking and Head of Global Mergers & Acquisitions and Corporate Finance and served as a member of the Investment Banking Executive Committee. Ms. Stephenson began her career as an Associate in the Media and Communications practice at Lehman Brothers where she later headed the Global Financial Sponsor Practice and Global Corporate Finance. She continued to work at Lehman Brothers until the Firm was acquired by Barclays in 2008. She has extensive transaction experience across multiple products and industries and has been voted one of the “Top 50 Rainmakers” by Dealmaker magazine. Ms. Stephenson holds a BA (Honours) from the University of Sheffield in England and an MBA from NYU Stern School of Business. She is a board member of Newell Brands (NYSE:NWL) and the Boys Club of New York.