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Swerve x Finance Industry Speaker Series

  • SWERVE Midtown 21 West 46th Street New York, NY, 10036 United States (map)

Sweats & Balances is teaming up with SWERVE for a finance industry event with a speaker series!  Join us and other like-minded ladies working in your industry for a fun and competitive SWERVE ride.  Enjoy a complimentary smoothie with a new friend and listen to our panel featuring some seriously accomplished, badass women in finance who can teach us a thing or two about how to shine in a male dominated industry.  If you work in finance and if you like to sweat, book asap! Space is VERY limited!

Meet the speakers!

Aarti Kapoor leads the Health, Wellness & Lifestyle industry platform at the Investment Bank, Moelis & Company. Kapoor was included in Forbes “30 Under 30” for Finance in 2015, and was notably featured for her work in the fitness industry in the book “Sweat Equity: Inside the New Economy of Mind and Body”, by Bloomberg NY Bureau Chief Jason Kelly. 

Pamela Thomas-Graham was the first black woman to be elected Partner at global consultancy McKinsey & Co. She served as global Chair and CEO of CNBC Television and for 6 years. Most recently, she served as Chief Marketing and Talent Officer, head of Private Banking Wealth Management New Markets, and as a member of the Executive Board at the global financial services firm Credit Suisse. She's the Founder and CEO of Dandelion Chandelier and the Lead Independent Director of the board of The Clorox Company.  

Vanessa Roberts hails from Goldman Sachs where she serves as Managing Director and Head of Consumer Retail, FIG, Real Estate and Gaming Leveraged Finance. Roberts began her career as an Investment Banking analyst at UBS and prior to Goldman Sachs served as Managing Director and Head of FIG, Real Estate, and Gaming Leveraged Finance at Barclays. 

Chelsea Kocis SWERVE Co-Founder and COO, started her career at Bank of America in Multi Product Sales and Institutional Equity Sales before she took the leap to found SWERVE in 2013. Chelsea will be moderating the panel. 


SWERVE is an indoor cycling studio that uses teamwork and tech to create the best cardio workout. Class is a 45-minute rhythm ride and the bikes are arranged into three teams (Red, Green, and Blue), so you’re always supported and never singled out. Tackle hills, sprints, and even upper body exercises in specially-designed and clinically-proven High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) workout that's great for all levels. 


Cost: $45 



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