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LGT Capital Partners joins private equity panels at AVCJ Hong Kong SAR

9 November 2023

LGT Capital Partners is pleased to attend the 36th AVCJ Private Equity & Venture Forum at the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong SAR from 13 to 16 November 2023. Ivan Vercoutère, Managing Partner, Brooke Zhou, Partner, and Doug Coulter, Partner will join several panels to discuss ESG, DEI, secondaries and the new paradigm in private equity.

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.

Read more about the conference here.

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