Infrastructure Investors Forum - Japan

Conrad Tokyo and Online
26 October 2021


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The 3rd annual Infrastructure Investors Forum: Japan was held successfully on 26 October in Tokyo and online.

The conference, which focused on bringing together the global infrastructure funds community alongside a large gathering of domestic LPs kicked off with a session exploring strategies for picking and accessing the key investment destinations featuring KKR, The Carlyle Group, and CDPQ. The forum also featured leading executives from Japan Post Bank, H.R.L. Morrison & Co, Marunouchi Infrastructure, Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company, Ares Management, Macquarie Capital, ORIX Life Insurance Corporation and Octopus Investments speaking on a number of selected and well-researched topics including the deal market in Japan, when, where, and how to invest in renewable energy, harnessing disruption through non-core opportunities and how LPs are refocusing their strategy as they plan their new commitments across the globe.

    Key topics discussed included:

  • Discover how LPs view the asset class and where they will be making future allocations
  • Find out where are the best opportunities and markets globally for renewables
  • Uncover the process and strategies successful GPs have employed to win commitments in Japan
  • Hear firsthand what Japanese investors want from their infrastructure funds
  • Identify the outlook for deals and how are they being structured in a Covid-19 world
  • Learn the strategies GPs have used to manage their portfolios through the pandemic

Limited partners
The premier infrastructure investors forum in Japan

    Benefits of attending include:
  • GLOBAL VIEW: Hear from GPs on where and how they plan to deploy capital as well as COVID-19 outbreakʼs impact on the deal environment
  • LP INSIGHTS: Meet a diverse and powerful group of international Japanese LPs looking to grow their exposure to the asset class
  • FUNDRAISING: Hear tips and tricks for fundraising in a pandemic
  • NETWORK: Connect with 400 senior delegates, including 200 LPs and 30 expert speakers

Organisations that attended the Forum previously include:

  • Advantage Partners
  • AIP Asset Management
  • AISIN Employees' Pension Fund
  • Allianz Global Investors
  • Alternative Investment Capital
  • Apax Partners
  • APG Asset Management
  • Ark Totan Alternative
  • Asahi Kasei Pension Fund
  • Asahi Life
  • Ashurst
  • Asset Management One
  • AXA Real Estate Investment Managers Japan KK
  • Bloomberg News
  • Brookfield Asset Management
  • Canadian Solar Asset Management
  • Canadian Solar Infrastructure Fund
  • Canadian Solar Projects
  • Capital Dynamics
  • Carlyle Group
  • CDPQ Singapore
  • China Everbright
  • Crosspoint Advisors
  • Daido Life Insurance Company
  • Daiwa Fund Consulting
  • Daiwa House Industry Pension Fund
  • DBJ Asset Management
  • Denso Pension Fund
  • Development Bank of Japan
  • Duskin Pension Fund
  • EQT Partners
  • ERM Japan
  • Ernest & Young
  • Fuji Xerox Pension Fund
  • Fukuoka Bank
  • Global Infrastructure Investor Association (GIIA)
  • Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF)
  • H.R.L. Morrison and Co
  • Hamilton Lane
  • HC Asset Management
  • Herbert Smith Freehills
  • Hitachi Asset Management
  • Hitachi
  • I Squared Capital
  • IFC Asset Management
  • IFM Investors
  • Innovation Network Corporation of Japan
  • International Finance Corporation
  • Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC)
  • Japan Infrastructure Initiative
  • Japan Post Bank
  • Japan Post Holdings
  • Japan Post Insurance
  • Japan Venture Philanthropy Fund
  • KPMG
  • Kyodo News
  • L&T Infra Debt Fund
  • L&T Infrastructure Finance
  • MAG
  • Manulife Insurance Company
  • Marubeni
  • Marunouchi Infrastructure
  • Ministry of Economic Trade and Industry
  • Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT)
  • Mitsubishi Corporation
  • Mitsubishi Corporation Asset Management
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Lease & Finance
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking
  • Mitsui & Co. Alternative Investments
  • Mitsui & Co.
  • Mitsui Sumitomo Primary Life Insurance Company
  • Mizuho Bank
  • Mizuho Global Alternative Investments
  • National Federation Of Mutual Aid Associations For Municipal Personnel
  • National Pension Fund Association
  • Nihon Unisys Pension Fund
  • Nikkei
  • Nikko Asset Management
  • Nippon Export and Investment Insurance (NEXI)
  • Nippon Koei
  • Nippon Life Insurance Company
  • Nissay Asset Management
  • Nomura Asset Managemetn
  • Nomura Funds Research and Technologies
  • Nomura Research Institute
  • Nomura Securities
  • Norinchukin Bank
  • Noritz Corporate Pension Fund
  • Okayama Metal & Machinery Pension Fund
  • ORIX Corporation
  • Osaka Gas Pension Fund
  • Overseas Private Investment Corporation
  • Pantheon Ventures
  • Pension Fund Association
  • Portfolio Advisors
  • Resona Bank
  • Secom Corporation Pension Fund
  • Sen Family Office
  • Shearman & Sterling
  • Shinkin Central Bank
  • Shinsei Bank
  • Siguler Guff
  • Social Impact Investment Foundation
  • Social Investment Partners
  • Sojitz
  • Soken Inc
  • Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Insurance
  • SPARX Asset Management
  • Sparx Green Energy
  • Stanley Corporate Pension Fund
  • StepStone
  • Sumitomo Life Insurance Company
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Finance and Leasing
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Research Institute
  • The Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company
  • The Carlyle Group
  • The Gibraltar Life Insurance
  • The Nomura Trust and Banking
  • The Wall Street Journal
  • Thomson Reuters
  • Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance
  • Tokio Marine Asset Management
  • Tokyo University of Science
  • Trust Capital
  • Venture Enterprise Center, Japan
  • WisdomTree Investments
  • Zenkyoren (National Mutual Insurance Federation of Agricultural Cooperatives)

... and many others!


IIF Japan Forum is now a CPD certified event.

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