Following the highly successful women-focused panel sessions at our AVCJ Forum over the past five years, our inaugural AVCJ Women in Asian Private Equity Forum will take place this September. This stand-alone event will explore the issues and challenges the private equity and venture capital industry faces in increasing and retaining the number of female investment professionals. It also provides a unique opportunity to meet and network with like-minded professionals in Asia.
Join the first full day, women focused PE/VC event in Hong Kong as an extension of our women panels at the AVCJ Private Equity & Venture Forum event in November.
Understand the business case behind investing in diverse companies, and having more diverse private equity and venture capital teams
Learn about the barriers to advancement facing women in the industry, as well as what can be done to solve these issues
Explore what sort of skills and experience investment firms are looking for, and why this affects recruitment for women in teams
Discover how the venture capital industry can help create a supportive and inclusive environment for female entrepreneurs
Recognise the importance of retaining and mentoring young female investment professionals in the industry
Debate and discuss topical issues in roundtable discussions
Organisations that attended the women-focused panel sessions previously include:
KPMG China operates in 16 cities across China, with around 10,000 partners and staff. With a single management structure across all these offices, KPMG China can deploy experienced professionals efficiently, wherever our client is located.
KPMG is a global network of professional services firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. We operate in 152 countries and regions, and have 189,000 people working in member firms around the world. The independent member firms of the KPMG network are affiliated with KPMG International Cooperative (“KPMG International”), a Swiss entity. Each KPMG firm is a legally distinct and separate entity and describes itself as such.
KPMG China’s Tax professionals have a deep understanding of complex regulatory environments, as well as in-depth industry knowledge and experience. By delivering high-quality tax services, our KPMG professionals help clients implement effective tax risk management and compliance practices, and put in place tax-efficient business and investment structures that are aligned with clients’ business strategies and goals.
KPMG’s Advisory professionals assist clients through a range of services relating to Strategy, Management Consulting, Risk Consulting and Deal Advisory. Together, these services can help address a client’s strategic needs in terms of growth (creating value), performance (enhancing value) and governance (managing value).
The KPMG Private Equity group brings together our leading transaction advisory, deal origination and M&A tax professionals who work on deals for private equity funds. They combine industry-specific skills with a deep understanding of the requirements of private equity funds as they search for the value-enhancing attributes of each deal. Our professionals work closely with the management of portfolio companies, embedding ‘best practices’ and helping build value prior to exit. Depending on the exit route, we also help prepare companies for IPOs, or manage the sales process.
Arbor Ventures is an early-stage venture capital firm focused on shaping the way the world transacts by investing in companies at the intersection of financial services, AI and digital commerce. We partner with extraordinary founders and helps accelerate their growth with Arbor’s global strategic network.
Female Entrepreneurs Worldwide (FEW) is a female-founders platform that offers business skills and connections to women. FEW aims to connect, inspire and empower women for entrepreneurial and personal success. We currently have over 10,000 registered female members and are rapidly expanding our community in Greater China. We offer connections, training and development, business advice to female founders and senior executives.