Cocktail Reception & Networking on September 12

Cocktail Hour

Come join us and UBS for a few drinks and some nibbles, network with your peers and get warmed up for Leadership Week with "An Update from DC” from John Savercool, Senior Lobbyist and Public Policy Analyst, UBS.

Melrose Georgetown Hotel, Potomac I &II.
2430 Pennsylvania Ave NW,
Washington DC 20037

September 12, 2018
6:00PM – 8:00PM  

Hosted by UBS

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About John Savercool

BioPics144x179_Savercool.jpgJohn Savercool serves as Senior Lobbyist and Managing Director of UBS Americas Inc., which covers all of the primary business units within UBS, including the Investment Bank, Wealth Management and Global Asset Management. In this capacity, John directs the firm’s lobbying, political, and policy advocacy efforts at the federal level. He manages a small staff in Washington in support of this mission. John is a veteran of Capitol Hill of 23 years. He began his career with U.S. Congressman Mike Oxley, a Republican from Ohio and currently the chairman of the House Financial Services Committee.

John then embarked on a 17-year career with then-U.S. Congressman Phil Gramm (Texas), who won election to the U.S. Senate in 1984. John joined Senator Gramm and worked with him until 1999. John worked in a variety of capacities, including legislative assistant and deputy chief of staff, over his 15-year Senate history with Senator Gramm. John also served as interim chief of staff for U.S. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison in 1993, who won a special election that year.