Agenda 2016

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Singapore, The Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel

08.00 – 09.00

Registration & Breakfast @ Kiwi Lounge

09.00 – 10.00

Opening Panel: What are the driving forces for PE investments in SEA? @ Waterfront II

Tak Wai Chung - Partner - EQT Partners - Exit Opportunities panel-2
Jon Bowden
Jaka Prasetya Nat Childres Robert Kraybill Tak Wai Chung  
Local Partner Managing Director Partner Managing Director Partner  
White & Case KKR Lensbridge Capital Asia IIX EQT Partners  

10.00 – 10.30

Networking Break @ Kiwi Lounge

10.30 – 11.30

Panel Discussion: Exit Opportunities @ Waterfront I

How to select and execute the perfect exit strategy to maximize returns in a young market such as SEA?



Moderator: David Makarechian Sandeep Singhal Genevieve Heng Amit Gupta
Partner Managing Director Director and Co-Founder Partner and Chief Operating Officer
O’Melveny WestBridge Capital Anthem Asia NewQuest Capital Partners

Panel Discussion: Direct & Co-Investments @ Waterfront II

Are co and direct investments attractive for LPs and how does this affect the deal sourcing strategies?

Eric marchand - Senior Vice President & Investment Director - Unigestion
Wang Jun - Managing Director - L Capital Asia - Direct & Co-Investment

Udit Gambhir
Abrar Mir Eric Marchand Jun Wang Manabu Miyazaki
 Managing Director Managing Partner Senior Vice President and Investment Director Managing Director Principal
 Cim Global Business Singapore Pte Ltd Quadria Capital Unigestion Private Equity L Capital Asia IMJ Investment Partners

Panel Discussion: Fintech @ Waterfront III

Is SEA a leading region for the Fintech Industry and how is the finance industry reacting to these newcomers?


Takeshi Ebihara - Founding General Partner - Rebright Partner - Fintech

Moderator: Julian Russell
Michael Lints Takeshi Ebihara  Shane Chesson Daren Tan Arnaud Bonzom
Venture Partner Founding General Partner Partner Managing Partner Director of Corporate Innovations
Pacific Risk Limited Golden Gate Ventures Rebright Partners NSI Ventures Golden Equator Capital 500 Startups

11.30 – 12.00

Networking Break @ Kiwi Lounge


12.00 – 13.00

Panel Discussion: Deal Sourcing @ Waterfront I

How to select the best deals to deliver superior returns and how is deal competition evolving?


Kenneth Tan - Co-Managing Partner - Southern Capital - Deal Sourcing

Moderator: AiLing Cheow Maung Aung Htun Jonathan Starbecker Kyle Shaw Kenneth Tan Rainer Gumpert
Leader – Private Equity and M&A Services ASEAN

Managing Director Managing Director  Founder and Managing Director Co-Managing Partner Partner
Marsh Myanmar Investment International Ion Pacific ShawKwei & Partners Southern Capital  KV Asia Capital

Panel Discussion: Family Office Perspective @ Waterfront II

How can Family Offices & PWM use PE to increase the returns for their clients?


 Moderator: David Chong Ryu Trento Thierry de Panafieu Cesare Bastianini Dr. Mark Hon Sebastian Togelang
 Founder & President Head of Healthcare Sector Managing Partner Managing Director  Chairman Founder and Managing Director
 Portcullis Group TAEL Partners Hera Capital Endos Group BANSEA  Kejora Group

Panel Discussion: CEO Perspective @ Waterfront III

What are the key strategies in boosting company performance to deliver top tier returns?

Steve Stine
Chin Chao Matthias Koh Daniel Chia
Managing Partner, Asia Pacific CEO Co-CEO Founder & CEO
DHR International Innoven Capital Nurture Education Group  Call Levels

13.00 – 14.00

Networking Lunch @ Kiwi Lounge

14.00 – 14.30

Keynote Speech @ Waterfront II

Terence Zou
Founder & CEO
RYDE Technologies

14.30 – 15.00

Networking Break @ Kiwi Lounge

15.00 – 16.00

Panel Discussion: Indonesia Focus @ Waterfront I

What are the challenges to face in the current PE investment process in Indonesia?

Tan Choon Hong - Co-Chief INvestment Officer - Northstar Advisors - Indonesia Foucs
Moderator: Paul R. Chan Tan Choon Hong Dr. Jeffrey Chi Sunil Mishra
Principal Co-Chief Investment Officer Managing Director Partner
Capital Governance Northstar Advisors Vickers Venture Partners Adams Street Partners

Panel Discussion: Fundraising @ Waterfront II

What are best processes, resources and target levels in today’s market?


Toshitada Nagumo - CEO - Fenox Venture Capital - Fundraising Panel
Kuo - Yi Lim _ Managing Partner - Monks Hill Ventures - Fundraising

Moderator: Sharon Hartline Julian Kwan Serge Devieux Toshitada Nagumo Kuo-Yi Lim  Vincent Chan
Partner Founder & CEO Co-Head of the AMC Financial Institutions Funds CEO Managing Director  Managing Partner & Head of Asia
White & Case InvestaCrowd              IFC                 Asset Management Fenox Venture Capital Japan Monk’s Hill Ventures Samena Capital

Panel Discussion: Real Estate – Infrastructure @ Waterfront III

Are real estate and infrastructure still interesting and high profitable segments?

William O'Donnell

Moderator: Christian-Laurent Bonte William O’Donnell Getty Goh
Director Business Development Director CEO & Co-Founder
Gereje InvestaCrowd CoAssets Limited

16.00 – 17.00

Closing Cocktail @ Kiwi Lounge

Join us during in the late afternoon. This will be the best time to network without the conference hassle.

2nd South-East Asian Private Equity Conference took place on October 14th 2016 in Singapore.

The SEA Private Equity Conference is a one-day event with inspirational keynote speakers, enriching panel discussions and valuable networking opportunities for high-level professionals. The Conference is dedicated to Limited Partners, Private Equity Management Companies and Funds, Venture Capitalists, Wealth Managers and exclusive service providers (Law Firms, Investment Banks, Consultancies) and provides the best platform to follow the latest industry insights and to gain top quality peer-level networking opportunities. We gather 250+ Attendees including 70+ LPs, 70+ GPs, 30+ CEOs.

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