AVCJ’s Private Equity and Venture Forum 2014, Hong Kong


“The AVCJ Forum will continue to offer intellectually stimulating discussions next year as it dives deep into some of the most pressing Asian private equity issues, including how the industry can work together in creating a long-term model that can stand the test of time; private equity ever-changing relationship with regulators and other timely topics.’’
Allen Lee, Publisher, AVCJ

For 27 years, the AVCJ Forum has brought together leading investors from across the globe for three days of high-level dialogue, debate and networking. In a programme that combines strategic and tactical concerns, you’ll hear from the world’s most successful deal makers.

Recognised for creating an invaluable ecosystem for the industry, Asian Venture Capital Journal attracts leading Asian and global funds to host annual meetings, networking dinners and other high-powered events in parallell.

Who attends?

In 2013, more than 1000 attending private equity and venture capital professionals joined the event, which proved to be Asia’s undisputed premier event.  Taking place over 3 days, all who attend, are able to take full advantage of networking with peers from around the globe.

Senior level Private Equity and Venture Capital professionals attend from firms, including:

Private Equity
Alternative Asset Management
Asset Management
Bank Private Equity Arm
Corporate Finance Company
Corporate Pension Fund
Corporate Subsidiary
Corporate Venture Capital Arm
Family Office

Financial Institution Group
Fund of Funds
Fund Placement Agent
Government Affiliate
Industrial Development Organisation
Insurance Firm Subsidiary
Investment Advisory
Investment Bank
Investment Company
Law Firms
Executive Recruiting

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-  November 2014
• 18:15 Awards Cocktail Reception
• 19:15 Awards Dinner
• 09:00 Venture Capital Summit
• 09:00 Limited Partners Summit
• 09:00 PE Leaders Summit
• 08:00 Investment Summit (Day 1)
• 18:15 Gala Cocktail Reception
• 19:30 Gala Dinner
• 08:00 Investment Summit (Day II)
• 16:30 Closing Concludes
Aberdeen SVG Private Equity
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Quilvest Private Equity
Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA)
Wychwood Capital Investments
Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp
Public School Employees’ Retirement System (PSERS)
Alberta Investment Management Corp
PSP Investments
Pomona Capital Asia
Ping An of China Asset Management
StepStone Group
Pennsylvania State Employees’ Retirement System
Pavilion Capital International
W.K. Kellogg Foundation
AlpInvest Partners
Paul Capital Advisors
Partners Group
Partners Capital
APG Asset Management
Pantheon Ventures
Oregon State Treasury
Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan
Varma Mutual Pension Insurance
Nomura Private Equity Capital (NPEC)
New York State Common Retirement Fund
Asia Alternatives Advisor
Nationwide Insurance
Nan Fung Group
Mousse Partners
Mitsui & Co.
MFC Foundation
United Overseas Bank
AustSafe Super
Macquarie Funds Group
Lockheed Martin Investment
LGT Capital Partners
Lexington Partners
JP Morgan Asset Management
San Francisco Employees’ Retirement System
International Finance Corporation (IFC)
Bank of Singapore
Industriens Pension
Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance
Blackrock Private Equity Partners
IDI Emerging Markets
I.B.M. Retirement Fund
BNP Wealth Management
Russian Direct Investment Fund
Hermes GPE
HarbourVest Partners
Top Tier Capital Partners
Caisse de Dèpôt et Placement du Québec
Harald Quandt Holding GmbH
Hanwha Life
Hamilton Lane
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board
Grace Financial
Golding Capital Partners
Capital Dynamics
Tokio Marine Asset Management
Georgieff Capital Advisors GmbH
Georgetown University
Cara Investment GmbH
GE Asset Management
Thominvest Oy
Future Fund
Cha Enterprises
Ford Foundation
The Grosvenor Estate
FLAG Squadron Asia
Emerald Hill Capital Partners
China Investment Corporation
Development Bank of Japan (DBJ)
Clal Insurance Finance and Pension Group
Government employees Pension Service (GEPS)
Hong Kong Monetary Authority
Coller Capital
Temasek International
UNC Management
Siguler Guff
SL Capital Partners
University of Cambridge
Teacher Retirement System of Texas
Alcatel-Lucent Pension Fund
Covariance Capital Management
Wilshire Associates
Sun Hung Kai Properties Direct Investments
Compagnie d?Investissements et de Gestion Priv?e
Axiom Asia Private Capital
Crow Holdings Capital Partners
  • "This is the grandfather of all private equity events. And frankly your business [AVCJ], was the organisation that helped build the PE business

    H Chin Chou, Chief Executive Officer, Morgan Stanley Private equity Asia
  • "In my first year as a speaker, AVCJ lived up to its reputation in providing an exceptional gathering of leading private equity GP’s and investors, from Asia and round the globe, and offering a strong integration of content and networking. "
    Nicolas Rohatyn, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer, Rohatyn Group
  • "The AVCJ Conference in Hong Kong consistently convenes the world’s most significant investment firms and thought leaders. It has become the premier investor event in Asia for GPs and LPs to meet and share ideas."
    Ken Hao, Managing Partner and Managing Director, Silver Lake
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  • "“I have been in this business for 20 years and we have attended or sponsored every AVCJ that I can remember and not just in Hong Kong but around the world.” "
    Chin Chou, Chief Executive Officer, Morgan Stanley Private Equity Asia
  • "“I attended several conferences like AVCJ or other conference and I think it might be the best, that’s why I came from Beijing to attend this conference.

    “It’s a very good opportunity for us to get to know friends from different industries.”

    “One of the special things you have done for us is online networking programme and I tried yesterday and I found it is amazing.”
    Tony Wei Wang, Partner, Zhonglun W&D Law Firm
  • "The 2012 AVCJ HK Conference reaffirms this event as the premier industry conference in the Asia Pacific region. The speakers, attendees and events were all excellent. I have always found the conference useful especially for catching up with various stakeholders of CHAMP Ventures."
    Su-Ming Wong, Chief Executive Officer, CHAMP Ventures
  • "AVCJ consistently stages a high quality forum in Hong Kong. The speakers and content are both highly relevant and impressive. The attendee list is impressive as well, making it an easy stop for contacts, connections, and exchanges of views."
    Christopher R. Hunter, CFA, Cambridge Associates Investment Consultancy (Beijing) Ltd.
  • "AVCJ Forum assembles the biggest and the best in global private equity. The largest private equity IQ is here."
    Padmanabh Sinha, Managing Partner, Tata Opportunities Fund
  • "Year in and year out, AVCJ Hong Kong is the most important PE event in Asia. Not to be missed."
    Doug Coulter, Head of Private Equity, Asia Pacific, LGT Capital Partners
  • "We have been AVCJ’s legal sponsors for several years and we are sure you will agree that this year’s Forum has again out done itself and the programme continues to be rigorous, the speakers engaging and the organisation done with military precisions."
    Edward Epstein, Managing Partner, Shanghai, Troutman Sanders LLP
  • "AVCJ is THE signature event for those interested in the latest trends in the dynamic Asia region. It is no surprise that AVCJ attracts the leaders in alternative investing and the important LP thought leader who make it all possible."
    John Connaughton, Managing Director, Bain Capital
  • "The AVCJ conference, because of its longevity as well as the quality of the LPs and GPs who attend and participate on panels, is must-do for institutions with private equity investments in Asia."
    Douglas Phillips, Senior Vice President, Institutional Resources, University of Rochester
  • "The AVCJ HK Forum is simply the most important event each year for Asian private equity. It’s where you catch up with industry colleagues and stay informed on the latest developments. It’s a great way to end each year."
    Roy Kuan, Managing Partner, CVC Capital Partners
500 Startups
Bingham McCutchen LLP
ChrysCapital Investment Advisors
Bird & Bird
Headland Capital Partners
Credit Suisse Securities
Eaton Partners
Legacy Venture
Maples and Calder
Morgan Stanley Private Equity Asia
Shoreline Capital
Vickers Financial Group
WongPartnership LLP
Vogo Fund
Unison Capital
Polaris Capital Group
McMillan LLP
Excelsior Capital Asia
C S Partners
Blackstone Advisory Partners LP
Cooley LLP
Duff & Phelps
Golden Summit Capital
Lee Equity Partners
New Pacific Consulting
SK Planet
Lunar Capital
Kroll Associates
IMS Health
General Atlantic
EQT Partners Asia
China Renaissance Capital Investment (CRCI)
Barclays Capital Asia
Alter Domus
Affinity Equity Partners
L.E.K. Consulting
Institutional Limited Partners Asso.
MAS Capital
Leadway International Investment
Lightspeed China Partners
Tata Opportunities Fund
Strategic Executive Search Group
STIC Investments
Standard Chartered Bank
Strategic Value Partners
TPG Capital
SJ Berwin LLP
Silver Lake
Ropes & Gray
Openlot Ventures
Navis Capital Partners
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison
Relevant Equity Systems
S&P Capital IQ
Mintz Group