ESG Summit: panel “Under the radar: Impact investing opportunities” with Doug Coulter
13 November 2023, 1:40 PM HKT
What is the current size of the impact investing market in Asia? How do GPs integrate impact considerations throughout the investment lifecycle, and how they measure the impact? What are LPs that focus on impact looking for in terms of managers or impact investments? What are the key opportunities for impact investing in Asia?
DEI Summit: panel “The role of institutional investors as a catalyst for change in the industry” with Brooke Zhou
14 November 2023, 4:15 PM HKT
How have LP conversations shifted in the past year in APAC, and how can they push for more diverse investment teams? Why is there a need for a standardized approach/industry benchmark towards diversity, equity and inclusion in private equity? What are some of the challenges LPs have faced when pushing DEI targets and initiatives in Asia? What have LPs been doing internally within their organizations to promote DEI?
Investment Summit: opening panel “Global leaders: Entering a new paradigm” with Ivan Vercoutère
15 November 2023, 9:30 AM HKT
Are private markets on the cusp of a long-term structural shift? What will define success over the next 10 years? Is sector specialization the key to effective differentiation? What are the main challenges facing the industry today?
Investment Summit: panel “Secondaries: Asia and beyond” with Brooke Zhou
16 November 2023, 11:45 AM HKT
Does Asia follow global trends in terms of secondaries activity? What are the key motivating factors behind sales of LP positions? How is the bid-ask spread across different markets holding back GP-led deals? To what extent can subordination of economics facilitate transactions?
Investment summit: the “Wheel of Commitments: Back after a three-year hiatus… A sideways look at private markets” with Doug Coulter
16 November 2023, 3:45 PM HKT
For once, a completely different approach to looking at the private equity world.