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HKVCA Asia Private Equity Forum 2016



Hong Kong, 20 January 2016 – The Asia Private Equity Forum (APEF) organized by the Hong Kong Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (HKVCA) today successfully concluded its sixth consecutive forum. Since its first Forum held in 2011, the number of delegates has more than doubled with over 600 senior partners and advisors attending.

Held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, distinguished guests included: Tsang Chunwah, John, GBM, JP, Financial Secretary, Government of the Hong Kong SAR; Fred Hu, Chairman and CEO of Primavera Capital Group; Daniel Mintz, Founding Managing Director of Olympus Capital Asia; and Charles Ong, Co-Chairman and Co-CEO of RRJ Group.

Eric Mason, Chairman of the HKVCA said: “Year on year, the HKVCA has provided a unique platform for sharing insights and intelligence on behalf of the private equity community and investment activities here in Asia. After a record breaking year for private equity in 2015, we are honored to facilitate discussions with a content rich conference to meet the needs of the industry. ”

David Pierce, Chairman of APEF, added: “We are delighted to see so many high-level speakers and panelists at this year’s Asian Private Equity Forum to address the latest developments, trends and potential opportunities in private market investing. Asia is an essential market for private equity practitioners and it will continue to attract and bring increasing value to investors.”

During the Forum leading industry practitioners addressed the most relevant issues facing the private equity industry today in Asia’s leading private markets, namely China, India, Southeast Asia, Japan and Korea. Topics discussed included co-investments, fundraising and investor relations, private debt, private equity real estate, secondaries, value creation and venture capital.


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