|2011-2012 HK Forum Attending Institutional Investors|
|2012 Attendee List|
|Man in the middle: Placement agents in Asia
Placement agents are building up resources in Asia as the region becomes more significant as a fundraising location. Some GPs are keen to build long-term relationships, but others take more convincing
|Asian PE infrastructure evolves with the industry
Everything always seems clearer and easier to understand with the benefit of hindsight. While it seems pretty apparent now that Asian private equity would emerge as a leading asset class for investors around the world, it was actually quite difficult to imagine 12 years ago that the kind of stories we have covered in recent issues of AVCJ would be possible.
|Russia builds PE ties with China
Russia and China’s sovereign wealth funds have joined forces to boost cross-border trade. For Moscow, it is a much-needed opportunity to diversify the economy and attract more foreign investment
|China’s Private Equity Talent War – Brian McLeod
The pace of growth in China’s private equity industry hasn’t been matched by the development of a pool of qualified local investment professionals. Firms are busy building from the bottom and poaching at the top.
|HarbourVest Partners’ Sebastiaan van den Berg
It is a well established trend that Australian LPs are increasingly looking to internationalize their private equity exposure, arguably at the expense of domestic GPs. Foreign investors looking to enter Australia are not deterred. Sebastiaan van den Berg,...
|Ancora International’s Veronica Lukito
Foreign direct investment in Indonesia reached a record $20 billion in 2011 and M&A transactions came in at $9 billion for the 12 months to January 31. The country’s stock market has gained close to 200% since 2009. The influx of capital has yet to...
|Tata Opportunities Fund’s Mukund Rajan
PIPEs may be seen as a gray area for investors suspicious of the value-add private equity can provide to the asset class, but Mukund Rajan, managing director of the Tata Opportunities Fund, says PIPEs in India can make a difference – as long as they...
• 19:15 Awards Dinner
• 09:00 Limited Partners Summit
• 09:00 PE Leaders Summit
• 18:00 Gala Cocktail Reception
• 19:30 Gala Dinner
• 16:30 Closing Concludes
Baker & McKenzie
China Renaissance Capital Investment (CRCI)
CVC Asia Pacific
Duff & Phelps
GLOBIS Capital Partners
ISI Emerging Markets
Shanghai Private Equity Association
Sherman & Sterling
The Wall Street Journal
Welsh Carson Anderson & Stowe