September 29 - October 2, 2020|Attend at the Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman, Or Join Online


Operations, compliance and ODD leaders exist to ensure business continuity and guide the industry through challenges. Whether in crisis or during business as usual, our audience set the standard.

Navigate disruption and find opportunity with the largest community of COOs, CFOs, CCOs, Heads of ODD – now accessible in person and online to meet your needs.

The leading event for alternative investment operations and compliance

GAIM Ops Cayman your way

In these unprecedented times we’re working to bring GAIM Ops Cayman to you in new ways. For the first time ever, you can choose to attend the event as a digital-only delegate and access all sessions and attendees online though a virtual platform.

We continue to monitor the situation closely and very much hope to welcome everyone to Cayman from September 29 - October 02. Our new digital offering means you can have confidence that there is a plan in place for the dates whatever the situation.

Whether you join us in person or online, you will have the same level of innovation, inspiration and connections GAIM Ops Cayman always delivers.

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Join the community

Be part of the largest annual gathering of senior alternatives operations, compliance and ODD experts. Join COOs, CCOs, Counsels, CFOs, Heads of ODD from across Hedge Funds, Private Equity and Private Debt. 

Endowments, foundations, single family offices and pensions investing in alternatives attend GAIM Ops Cayman to meet with their fund counter-parts and set expectations for institutional quality ODD. 

Institutional investors can attend for free - contact us now

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2020 industry trends

The 2020 agenda focuses on the future of the operating model and how funds are identifying new product strategies, creating efficiencies and developing talent to win AUM and add value, especially in light of the challenges created by COVID-19. 

New for 2020, every session will be available to all attendees post-event through the digital platform. So if you can’t decide between two sessions, you no longer have to – watch one live and the other whenever works for you, whether you attend in person or digitally. Permission based on speaker approval.  

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Learn from the best

September will no doubt be a key time to reflect on the changing landscape, and compare the lessons learnt. How better reflect on the new normal than with insights from 150+ thought leaders from funds, investors and leading service providers? 

Benchmark what best practices look like with four days of summits, panels, interactive roundtables, closed door peer-to-peer sessions and more. For digital attendees, the majority of sessions will be live streamed, and digital peer-peer learning and interactive round tables will be available throughout the conference days. 

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Focused networking

Whether it's through speaker led round tables to the annual beach party, closed door lunches to boardroom discussions, GAIM Ops Cayman provides a unique environment for building connections. Create lasting connections through 50+ hours of networking opportunities. 

If you are attending digitally – our virtual platform will also provide a multitude of small group networking options throughout the day, making networking as easy as ever. So keep your calendar free!

Networking opportunities
Deep dive summits

Tuesday at GAIM Ops Cayman will focus on new themes so you can squeeze the most value out of your trip. Join these deep dive, half day sessions led by a group of experts.  

   • ESG in alternatives 

   • ODD Summit 

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The numbers that matter

Every year, GAIM Ops Cayman attracts the most senior industry experts. 2019 saw

funds, investors, allocators, prime brokers, fund admins, law firms, directors and more
of investment fund attendees were C-Level
hours of practical, peer-led content


We'll provide you with the platform to connect with 550+ senior decision-makers in alternatives compliance and operations.

Raise your profile with our hybrid event solution. Connect with industry leaders in Cayman, as well as virtual attendees around the world. The opportunities are endless.   

Contact or call +1 646 895 7348 for more details.


New for 2020 - benefit from enhanced networking via the award-winning Brella app, taking the guesswork out of networking.

Identify new contacts, set up meetings and make the most of your time onsite to do business.

Brella lets you squeeze all the juice out of your short time at GAIM Ops Cayman. Before the conference even starts you can book meetings with the kind of people you could otherwise be chasing all year.

The platform will open two weeks before the event (Monday April 5) . All registered attendees will receive an invitation email and networking may begin!


GAIM Ops Cayman is a CPD certified event.

Continuing Professional Credits (CPE) will be provided in accordance with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA). State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. All credits will be provided following the conclusion of the conference. Whether you attend onsite or digitally, your participation at GAIM Ops Cayman will mean you are eligible to gain 17-20 CPE credits.

Best Case Capital Raising: Leverage Your Operations and Finance Functions

A 45-minute panel discussion will be followed by a question and answer period to address what COOs/CFOs have been doing to get involved in or facilitate the capital raising process

Thursday July 30 | 11:30am ET or 8:30am PT

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