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Event Date Tue Nov 17 HKT - Thu Nov 19 HKT (about 1 year ago)
In your timezone (EST): Mon Nov 16 7:50pm - Thu Nov 19 5:00am
Location Four Seasons Hotel
8 Finance St, Central, Hong Kong
Region APAC

The AVCJ Private Equity & Venture Forum as is tradition will bring together the leaders of the private equity and venture capital industry for three days of insightful presentations, thought-provoking discussions and networking. We expect 1,150 senior professionals including 450 LPs to gather in Hong Kong to hear the latest private markets developments from across Asia and globally from our distinguished speaker line-up.

The forum will focus on the topics that are top of mind for the industry including; the future of the private equity and venture capital landscape, the impact of investors focus on ESG, investors objective views on Asia, delivering deep value creation , how to execute a cross-border strategy and the exit environment. The AVCJ Forum is clearly the event of choice for all GPs, LPs and other senior professionals in the private equity industry.
Make sure you join us on 17-19 November.


2020 Speakers

Kewsong Lee
Chief Executive Officer, The Carlyle Group

Anthony Kerwick
Managing Director, Adamantem Capital

Richard Folsom
Representative Partner, Advantage Partners

Katsuya Baba
Partner, Chief Administrative Officer, Advantage Partners

Kok Yew Tang
Founding Chairman and Managing Partner, Affinity Equity Partners

Nainesh Jaisingh
Founding Partner and Chief Executive Officer, Affirma Capital

Steve Moseley
Deputy CIO and Head of Private Markets, Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation

Andress Goh
Chief Investment Officer of ACP Private Equity & Head of Private Equity, Asia Pacific, Allianz Capital Partners

Edwin Wong
Managing Partner & Chief Executive Officer, Ares SSG Capital Management (Hong Kong) Limited

Anil Gorthy
Senior Portfolio Manager, Avenue Capital Group

Jenny Newmarch
Senior Portfolio Manager for Private Equity, Aware Super

Kanchan Jain
Managing Director, Head of India Credit, Baring Private Equity Asia

Jean Eric Salata
Chief Executive and Founding Partner, Baring Private Equity Asia

Nikos Stathopoulos
Partner, Chairman of the Portfolio Management Committee, Member of the Executive Committee, BC Partners

Ted Goldthorpe
Partner, Head of BC Partners Credit, BC Partners

Jim Pittman
EVP and Global Head of Private Equity, British Columbia Investment Management Corporation (BCI)

Scott Chan
Deputy Chief Investment Officer, California State Teachers’ Retirement System

Kathy Xu
Founder, Capital Today Group

Xiang-dong Yang
Managing Director and Chairman, Carlyle Asia

James D. Ahn
Managing Director, Cd&r (Asia) Llc

Hamilton Tang
Managing Director, Cdib Capital Group

Eric Li
Founder and Managing Partner, Chengwei Capital

Ashley Menezes
Partner & COO, Chryscapital

Sanjay Kukreja
Partner and Chief Investment Officer, Chryscapital

Yichen Zhang
Founder, Chairman and CEO, Citic Capital Holdings Limited

Megumi Kiyozuka
President & Representative Director, CLSA Capital Partners Japan KK

Peter Kim
Partner, Coller Capital

Xun Zeng
Partner, Cooley Llp

Will Cai
Partner, Head of Asia Capital Markets, Cooley Llp

James Riney
Founding Partner & CEO, Coral Capital

Jeremy Stevenson
Managing Director, Legal & Risk, CPE Capital

Alvin Lam
Principal, CVC Capital Partners

Frank Tang
Chairman and CEO, Fountainvest Partners

Alicia Gregory
Head of Private Equity, Future Fund

Jenny Lee
Managing Partner, GGV Capital

Emre Hidekazu Yuasa
Director, Globis Capital Partners

Shinichi Takamiya
Managing Partner, Globis Capital Partners

Michael Lints
Partner, Golden Gate Ventures

Maurice Gordon
Senior Managing Director, Head of Private Equity, Guardian Life Insurance of America

Juan Delgado-moreira
Vice Chairman, Hamilton Lane

Hemal Mirani
Managing Director, Harbourvest Partners (Asia)

Kelvin Yap
Managing Director, Hong Kong, Harbourvest Partners (Asia) Limited

Anson Law
Market Development Division External Department, Hong Kong Monetary Authority

Edmond Lau
Senior Executive Director, Hong Kong Monetary Authority

Jacob Chiu
Managing Director, HG Capital

Vicky Hu
Director, HG Capital Asia

JP Gan
Founding Partner, Ince Capital

Tadashi Nishizawa
Director, Private Equity Investment, Japan Post Bank

Kapil Kirpalani
Director and Chief Compliance Officer, KKR

Andrew Thompson
Head of Private Equity Asia Pacific, Head of Deal Advisory, KPMG

Kirk M. Beaton
Partner, Lexington Partners

Wilson S. Warren
President, Lexington Partners

Akshay Bhushan
Partner, Lightspeed Venture Partners

Judith Li
Partner, Lilly Asia Ventures

Jessie Yan
Managing Director, Lunar

Nick Milnes
Director, Asia Private Equity, Metlife Investment Management

Ruomu Li
Partner, Morrison & Foerster

Amit Kataria
Partner, Morrison & Foerster

Paul Christopher
Managing Partner, Mourant

Nicholas Bloy
Managing Partner, Navis Capital Partners

Wanli Min
Founder and CEO, North Summit Capital

Chee-yann Wong
Managing Director, Northstar

Jun Tsusaka
Managing Partner, Cio and Founding Member, NSSK

Tony Jiang
Co-founder and Partner, Ocean Link

Wendy Garcia
Chief Diversity Officer, Office of New York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer

J. David Enriquez
Head of Private Equity, Bureau of Asset Management, Office of New York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer

Michelle Deaker
Co-founder & Managing Partner, Oneventures

Raju Ruparelia
Managing Director, Direct Investing, Private Capital, Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan

Shane Chesson
Partner, Openspace Ventures

Mark Valadao
Managing Director, Pagoda Capital

Alex Wilmerding
Partner, Pantheon Ventures

Max Chen
Partner, Primavera Capital

Nisa Leung
Managing Partner, Qiming Venture Partners

Josh Stern
Director, Private Investments, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Markus A. Federle
Senior Managing Director - General Counsel and Head of Group Compliance, Samena Capital

Justin Lo
Senior Portfolio Manager - Private Equity, San Francisco Employees’ Retirement System

Kyle Shaw
Founder and Managing Partner, Shawkwei & Partners

Tushar Roy
Partner, Square Peg

Maria Guo
Investment Manager, Private Markets, Sunsuper

Mark Chiba
Group Chairman & Partner, The Longreach Group

Thomas Lenehan
Deputy Chief Investment Officer, The Rockefeller University

Jim Adler
Managing Director and Board Member, Toyota Ai Ventures

Ganen Sarvananthan
Co-Managing Partner, TPG Capital Asia

T.J. Kono
Partner, Unison Capital

Tatsuo Kawasaki
Founding Partner, Unison Capital

Jeffrey Chi
Managing Director and Vice Chairman, Vickers Venture Partners

Sponsors & Partners

2020 Sponsors

• Affinity Equity Partners
• Bain Capital
• Baring Private Equity Asia
• BC Partners
• The Carlyle Group
• Citic Capital
• Lexington Partners

• KPMG Hong Kong

• Adamantem Capital
• Alvarez & Marsal
• China Renaissance Capital Investment (CRCI)
• Coller Capital
• Hahn & Company
• HQ Capital
• Madison India
• North Summit Capital
• Ocean Link
• Pagoda Capital
• ShawKwei & Partners
• The Longreach Group
• Unison Capital

• Mourant

• Globis Capital Partners
• Openspace Ventures
• Vickers Venture Partners


• Adams Street Partners
• HarbourVest Partners

• Alvarez & Marsal
• Baker McKenzie

• Affinity Equity Partners