Dr. Patrick Beaudan is the CEO of Emotomy and Belvedere Advisors. Prior to the launch Emotomy in 2014 and Belvedere Advisors in 2002, Dr. Beaudan was the Chief Executive Officer of Equity Capital Network, a venture capital firm operating in the US and in Europe. Previously, Dr. Beaudan was a Vice President at Lehman Brothers in charge of the firm's European strategy, product development and corporate mergers and acquisitions. He joined Lehman Brothers from McKinsey & Company, a global management consulting firm where he worked primarily with financial institutions and healthcare companies in North America. Dr. Beaudan is a reserve officer in the French air force and the author of several scientific papers, and he has been a lecturer in finance at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales in Paris, France.
Dr. Beaudan holds a Ph.D. in mechanical engineering from Stanford University, and an M.S and B.Sc. Summa Cum Laude in aeronautical engineering from the State University of New York.
Ms. Kawawa has spent the past 20 years in the financial industry and has structured and managed over $3 billion of financial assets during her career at major Wall Street firms. She was Managing Director responsible for marketing, new issuance, and surveillance for securitized product portfolios at Redwood Trust. At Invesco, she was Co-Head and Managing Director for Structured Products and Funds. She has held senior roles at Banc of America Securities, UBS Warburg, PaineWebber in areas of asset management, fixed income, structured finance, and derivatives. Ms. Kawawa started her career at Nomura Securities in New York, and Price Waterhouse in Tokyo.
Ms. Kawawa holds an MBA from Stanford University and a B.A. in English from Sophia University in Japan.