The AVCJ Women in Asian Private Equity Forum

December 2020
Hong Kong



Driving the discussion on diversity, inclusion, and culture

The 2nd AVCJ Women in Asian Private Equity Forum successfully took place in Hong Kong on 10 December 2019. The event bought together over 150 private equity professionals including 50+ LPs, representing 85 different organizations from 10 countries.

The conference, which focused on the main drivers and issues surrounding diversity, culture and inclusion in the private equity industry was kicked off by an opening panel on ‘Senior manager insights: the value proposition of diversity in private equity’ and featured leading executives from Blackstone, Warburg Pincus, AlpInvest Partners, HarbourVest Partners and Hamilton Lane speaking on a number of selected and well-researched topics, including creating an inclusive environment for young investment professionals, building an inclusive venture capital and entrepreneurial landscape as well as roundtable sessions covering different facets of the industry.

The AVCJ Women in Asian Private Equity Forum returns to Hong Kong in December 2020.

Limited Partners
Expert Speakers

Organizations that previously attended the Forum include:

  • Aberdeen Standard Investments
  • Advantage Partners
  • AlpInvest Partners
  • Alvarez & Marsal
  • Aon
  • APD Co.
  • Asante Capital
  • Ascendent Capital Partners
  • Asia Heritage
  • Bain Capital Private Equity
  • Baring Private Equity Asia
  • BlackRock
  • Blackstone
  • Brawn Capital
  • CDH Investments
  • CIGP
  • Citco
  • Click Ventures
  • Coller Capital
  • Connecting Founders
  • CRE Alliance
  • Eaton Partners
  • Ernst & Young
  • Evercore
  • Female Entrepreneurs Worldwide
  • FountainVest Partners
  • Gaja Capital
  • Gobi Partners
  • Hamilton Lane
  • HarbourVest Partners (Asia)
  • Harneys
  • HEC School of Management, Paris
  • HQ Capital Asia
  • ING
  • International Finance Corporation
  • J.P. Morgan
  • JAFCO Asia
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Lexington Partners
  • LGT Capital Partners
  • Lilly Asia Ventures
  • LionRock Capital/li>
  • Manulife Capital
  • Morgan Stanley Alternative
  • Investment Partners
  • Mourant
  • MVision Private Equity Advisers
  • New World Development
  • NewChic Capital
  • NewQuest Capital Partners
  • Noah International
  • Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan
  • Openspace Ventures
  • Pacific Century Group
  • PAG
  • Pantheon
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • Prudential Corporation Asia
  • Qiming Venture Partners
  • Redhill Capital
  • Sailing Capital
  • Samena Capital
  • Silver Spring Capital
  • Sinarmas Technology
  • Singapore Digital Chamber of Commerce
  • Skybound Capital
  • Spencer Stuart
  • StepStone Group
  • Sun Life Financial Asia
  • Taiping Securities
  • Teja Ventures
  • The Carlyle Group
  • The Mills Fabrica
  • The Women’s Foundation
  • Unison Capital
  • Värde Partners
  • Warburg Pincus
  • White & Case
  • YENS Capital
  • Zerobridge Partners

... and many others!

“Very interesting gathering full of personal stories. Diversity definitely improves the quality of discussion and decision making. Our industry can do better and this event made me hopeful.”

Junko Katayanagi, Partner, Unison Capital


AVCJ Women in Asian Private Equity Forum is now a CPD certified event.

6.5 CPD points can be claimed after attending the forum.

For further information on CPD accreditation please visit:

2019 Supporting Partners