Past Event


421, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre


08:30 Call to order by David Pierce, Conference Chairman
08:32 Welcome and Introduction of Guest of Honor by Conrad Tsang, Chairman, HKVCA
08:35 Opening remarks by Guest of Mr TSANG Chun-wah, John, GBM, JP, Financial Secretary, HKSAR
08:45 Opening Keynote: “The State of Private Markets in China” - Dr. Shangzhi Wu, Chairman, CDH Investments
09:05 Panel Discussion – The State of the Private Markets in China

David Pierce, Conference Chairman, HKVCA; Partner, FLAG Squadron

Eric Zhang, Managing Director, Carlyle Group
Frank Tang, CEO and Managing Partner, FountainVest Partners
Edan Lee, Managing Director and Head of China, Olympus Capital Holdings Asia
Dr. Fred Hu, Chairman and Founder, Primavera Capital
09:50 Coffee break
10:20 Panel Discussion – The State of the Private Markets in India

Siddharth Sharma, Chief Risk Officer, GE Capital, Equity – Asia
Bala Naidu
, Managing Director, Baring Private Equity Asia
Robert Petty, Managing Partner and Co-Founder, Clearwater Capital Partners
Vivek Chhachhi, Partner, CX Partners
Dinesh Goel,, Executive Director, SSG


11:00 Panel Discussion – Southeast Asia: A Maturing Market

Jelmar C.J. de Jong, Managing Director, Oaktree Capital (Hong Kong)

Brian Hong, Senior Managing Director, CVC Capital Partners
Karam Butalia, Executive Chairman, KV Asia Capital
Rodney Muse, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Navis Capital
Sandiaga S. Uno, President Director, PT Saratoga Investama Sedaya Tbk.


11:50 Panel Discussion – Regional and Global Funds in Asia: Challenges and Opportunities

Joshua Kahn, Managing Director, Hamilton Lane

Jim Hildebrandt, Managing Director, Bain Capital
George Raffini, Chairman, Headland Capital Partners
K C Kung, Co-founder and Partner, MBK Partners
Homer Sun, CIO & Managing Director, Morgan Stanley Private Equity Asia


12:40 Luncheon at S221, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
13:30 Luncheon keynote:
“Role of the Global GP in Asia”
– Steve Martinez, Head of Asia Pacific & Senior Partner,
Private Equity, Apollo Management
Stream A
14:00 Panel Discussion – Current Issues in Asian Fundraising and Investor Relations

Justin Dolling, Investment Fund Partner, Kirkland & Ellis

Carol Kim, Managing Director, Blackstone Group
Xihong Deng, Managing Director, Hony Capital
Alain Fontaine, Partner, Ocean Equity Partners
Kallan Resnick, Managing Director, Park Hill Group LLC


14:45 Panel Discussion – Challenges for Exits and Liquidity in Asia

Edward Lavish, Partner – M&A Transaction Services, Deloitte

Tim Flower, Managing Director, HarbourVest Partners
Brian Lim, Partner, Pantheon Partners
Kirk Beaton, Principal, Lexington Partners
John Stephens, Managing Director, Pomona Capital


Stream B
14:00 Panel Discussion - Current developments in the private capital markets of Japan

Hiromichi Mizuno, Partner and Head of Asia, Coller Capital

Kazunori Ozaki, Chairman & CEO, Ant Capital Partners
Richard Folsom, Representative Partner, Advantage Partners
Yasushi Ando, CEO & COO, New Horizon Capital
Hideaki Fukazawa, President and Managing Partner, Tokio Marine Capital


14:45 Panel Discussion – Current developments in the private capital markets of South Korea

Hugh Dyus, Head of Asian Private Equity, Macquarie Funds Management

Eunseok So, Vice President, FLAG Squadron Asia
Hae-Joon Joseph Lee, Partner & Senior Managing Director, IMM Private Equity
Brian Bonchun Koo, Managing Partner/CEO, LB Investment


15:30 Coffee Break
16:00 Performance data presentation by Mark O’Hare, Founder and Chief Executive, Preqin
16:20 Panel Discussion –
“How Limited Partners View the Current Environment for Asian Private Equity”

Vinit Bhatia, Partner, Bain & Company

Sander van Maanen, Managing Partner, AlpInvest Partners
Mark W. Yusko, CEO and Chief Investment Officer,
Morgan Creek Capital Management, LLC
Martin Tornberg, Executive Director,
Ping An of China Asset Management (Hong Kong)
Raju Ruparelia, Senior Principal, Teachers’ Private Capital,
Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (Asia)
Maninder Saluja, Partner, Quilvest Hong Kong
17:00 Closing keynote:
“The Rise of the Asia-based Alternative Asset Management Firm”
– Weijian Shan, Group Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, PAG Capital
17:25 Closing Remarks
17:30 Conference Cocktails at S421 Foyer, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

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