21 – 22 Sep 2017


Marina Bay Sands
10 Bayfront Avenue, Singapore 018956
Level 3 Hibiscus and Jasmine Ballrooms

– Dozens of industry thought leaders –

We have a stellar lineup of thought leaders. If you want to add your name or suggest a speaker, please submit the form below.

Jim Rogers
Chairman, Rogers Holdings

Vijay Shekhar Sharma
CEO, Paytm

Cyrus Driver
Managing Director, Head Private Equity Asia, Partners Group

Sebastien Lamy
Partner, Bain & Company

Rebekah Woo
Senior Director, Growth Markets Asia, CDPQ Asia Pacific

Gaurav Ahuja
Managing Director, ChrysCapital

Tai Lin
Managing Director, Proterra Investment Partners

Dr Amit Varma
Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Quadria Capital

Chua Kee Lock
Group President & CEO, Vertex Holdings

Dr Finian Tan
Chairman, Vickers Venture Partners

Miranda Tang
Managing Director & Head of ARIA, CLSA Capital Partners

Veiverne Yuen
Co-founder and Chief Investment Officer, tryb Capital

Ali Ijaz Ahmad
CEO, Makara Capital

Sameer Sain
Co-founder & Managing Partner, Everstone Capital

Wei Hopeman
Managing Partner, Arbor Ventures

Rajesh Kamat
Managing Director, Emerald Media

Sudhir Sethi
Founder & Chairman, IDG Ventures India Advisors

Imraan Mohammed
Fund Manager & Head of Asia, Bamboo Capital Partners

Dzuleira Abu Bakar
CEO, Cradle Seed Ventures

Rohan Sikri
Senior Partner, The Xander Group Inc.

Willson Cuaca
Co-founder & Managing Partner, East Ventures

Saemin Ahn
Managing Partner, Rakuten Ventures

Rachel Lau
Co-founder, RHL Ventures

Chua Boon Ping
CEO, SPH Media Fund

Aliza Knox
COO, Unlockd

D. Cyril Noerhadi
Senior MD, Creador

Padmaja Ruparel
Co-founder, President of Indian Angel Network (IAN)

Chatri Sityodtong
Chairman, ONE Championship

Joe Seunghyun Cho
Co-founder & Chairman, Marvelstone Group

Andy Sitt
Founder, Inmagine Group

Rachel Springate
Founder & Partner, Muse Capital

Paul Ark
MD - Corporate VC, Digital Ventures

Brijesh Pande
Managing Partner, Tembusu ICT Fund I

Pocket Sun
Co-founder, SoGal Ventures

Rahul Saraogi
Director, Credera Group & MD, Atyant Capital

Nick Powell
Managing Partner, Delta Capital

Isaac Ho
CEO & General Partner, Venturecraft Group

Nikhil Kapur
Senior Investment manager, GREE Ventures

Dr Sandra Pereira

Albert Shyy
Principal, Burda Principal Investments

Francois Dubrulle
President & Director, The Green Airliner

Shinta Dhanuwardoyo
CEO, Bubu.com; Co-founder, Angel-eQ

Kin-Wai Lau
CEO & Director, Fatfish Internet Group

Kuo-Yi Lim
Managing Partner, Monk’s Hill Ventures

Prerna Bhutani
Partner, India Quotient

Jerry Ngo
Finance Director & CFO, PT Saratoga Investama Sedaya

Shashank Dixit
Founder and CEO, Deskera

Chris Pu
Partner, Head of Greater China, Telstra Ventures

Leon John Hermann
Head of South Asia and SEA, Global Founders Capital

Jefrey Joe
Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Alpha JWC Ventures

Minette B. Navarrete
Vice-Chairman and President, Kickstart Ventures

Mohd Khairil Abdullah
CEO, Axiata Digital Services

Kay Mok Ku
Partner – Investment, Gobi Partners

Rebecca Kux
Head of Portfolio Management, 500 Durians

Takashi Sano
Venture Partner and Regional Manager, Global Brain

Hari V Krishnan
President & Chief Executive Officer, PropertyGuru Group

Sanjay Nath
Co-founder and Managing Partner, Blume Ventures

Arjun Anand
Investment Professional, Verlinvest

Suramya Gupta
Fund Manager (The SBI-FMO Emerging Asia Fund) and Head of India Business, SBI Holdings Japan

Hanno Stegmann
CEO, Asia Pacific Internet Group (APACIG)

Jeffrey Paine
Founding Partner, Golden Gate Ventures

Priscilla Han
Director of Venture Investments, REAPRA

Patrick Grove
Co-founder and Group CEO, Catcha Group

Jamaludin Bujang
CEO, Malaysia Venture Capital Management Bhd (MAVCAP)

Thomas TH Chou
Partner, Morrison & Foerster

Marcus W. Brauchli
Co-Founder and Managing Partner, North Base Media

Michael Finn
Co-Founder & COO, The Fifth Collection; Co-Founder & Director, Finn Evdemon Capital Partners

Stefan Jung
Managing Partner, Venturra Capital

Ozi Amanat
Founder, K2 Global

Yasuhiro Seo
Partner, Spiral Ventures

Deepak I. Shahdadpuri
Founder & Managing Director, DSG Consumer Partners

Ranu Vohra
Co-founder, MD and CEO, Avendus Capital

Sarah Chen
Corporate Ventures, Sime Darby; Co-founder, Asia Women Circle @ LeanIn.Org

Hajime Hotta
Co-founder, Innovatube Fund

Eric Solberg
Chairman and CEO, EXS Capital Group

Summit Speaker Suggestion

Investing in Asia’s Future

Keynote: JIM ROGERS — The Case for Asia and the New World Order

10 - 10.40 am: General Partners : The Asian Perspective


10.40 - 11.00 am: Fireside Chat #1


11.00 - 11.20 am: Networking Coffee Break


11.20 am - 12 noon: Geopolitical Shift and the Global Context for Investments – LPs on fundraising and investing


12 noon - 12.40 pm: The Southeast Asia Opportunity: Outlook for Deal Flows, Private Equity and Cross-Border M&As in 2018


12.40 - 1.45 pm: Networking Lunch

1.45 - 2.05 pm : Fireside Chat: The Art and Science to the Buy & Build Strategy of PE: Sameer Sain, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Everstone Capital


2.10 - 2.50 pm: Private Equity in India – Getting it Right and Can the Country Deliver on Exits?


2.50 - 3.10 pm: Fireside Chat – The Media Opportunity in Asia: Rajesh Kamat, Managing Director, Emerald Media in conversation with Marcus W. Brauchli, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, North Base Media


3.10 - 3.40 pm: First Time Fund Raisers & the Pain Points


3.40 to 4 pm: Networking Coffee break

4.00 - 4.30 pm: CEOs' Perspective: Building Unicorns


4.30 - 5.15 pm: Closing Keynote


Networking Drinks Reception

9.15 – 9.45 am – KEYNOTE: Vijay Shekhar Sharma, Architect of game-changing innovation – How Paytm is disrupting financial services in India?

9.50 - 10.30 am: Panel I – Local VCs - Global Play

10.35 - 10.55 am: Fireside chat

11 - 11.20 am: Coffee break

11.20 am - 12 noon: Panel II – Southeast Asia’s VC investment landscape: One large market or several smaller plays

12.05 - 12.45 pm : Panel III – Exit is the main entry barrier for venture capital in South & Southeast Asia

12.45 - 2 pm: Lunch 

2 – 2.45 pm: Breakout Session 1

Stream A (Ball room): Indonesia - The next big consumer battleground but will it deliver for VCs?

Stream B (Room 1): Decoding tiger cub economies of Southeast Asia (Malaysia, the Philippines and Thailand)

Stream C (Room 2): Singapore – Does data support its claim of being Silicon Valley of the East?

2.45 – 3.35 pm: Breakout Session 2

Stream A (Ball room): Venture Capital in India Has Seen a Mindset Shift – Is Caution Set to Stay?

Stream B (Room 1): The big disruptors – Big Data, Fintech, AI, Internet of Things (IoT)

Stream C (Room 2): Corporate players fueling innovation in the Asia tech ecosystem

3.35 - 4 pm: Networking coffee break

4 - 4.45 pm: Women in VC – Examining the gender funding gap and the VC monoculture

4.45 - 5.30 pm: SE Asia attracting early stage investors but what about higher rounds?

5.30 - 6 pm: CEO Speak: Starting up to Scaling Up

6 pm: Networking drinks

Sponsorship opportunities are available


Submit form below or contact dsaevents@dealstreetasia.com

Networking Sponsor

Technology Sponsor

  • Oakwood
  • Eureka Hedge
  • Honey Badger
  • TIE
  • 100 Women in Finance
  • FWA Singapore
  • Preqin
  • Association of Family Offices in Asia
  • SVCA
  • IVCA
  • SICC
  • Asian Wealth Community
  • 500 Durians
  • Conventus Law
  • CAIA

Register For ASIA PE-VC Summit 2017 in Singapore

Networking highlights

Coffee breaks, lunch on days 1 and 2 plus cocktail reception evening of 1st night

LPs can apply for complimentary tickets. Limit two tickets per fund and subject to DEALSTREETASIA discretion. Apply Here


We are pleased to offer the attendees daily rates at $278nett for visiting guests at the new Oakwood Premier Residences. The proposed rates are inclusive of breakfast and the location at 6 Shenton Way is a 10 minute drive to MBS.

We have a limited number of rooms available at a discount. For the promotion code, please email : reservations.opsg@oakwoodasia.com

Stay period: 20 to 27 Sept 2017

Black-out dates: 15, 16 and 17 Sep 2017

Remarks: Bookings would need to be processed by midnight SGT on August 31st to take advantage of the discount.

Pre-payment required once the bookings are confirmed by the delegates.

You may visit our website for more information; https://www.oakwoodasia.com/singapore/oakwood-oue.php

Venue location

Level 3 Hibiscus and Jasmine Ballrooms | 10 Bayfront Avenue, Singapore 018956


“The 2016 Summit was a great opportunity for industry leaders to network, share ideas and touch on the latest trends with fellow professionals from across the region. Taking part in the panel discussions proved to be extremely productive, the organisers doing a stellar job of ensuring that the topics covered were pertinent to all those involved. Overall, a great day packed with deep insights and refreshing information sharing sessions.” Shirley Crystal Chua, Founding Partner, Golden Equator Capital


“Last year’s inaugural summit was indeed amazing, bringing together diverse thought leaders in the VC and PE fields in Asia, and good quality participants. The discussions were both lively and thought provoking.”  Eugene Wong, Founder and Managing Director, Sirius Venture Capital


“Events are known for their content and for their people. DEALSTREETASIA also brings energy to the event.” — Anand Lunia, General Partner, India Quotient


“The Asia PE-VC Summit is a must for all growth stage start-ups in the region. The connections we made during the event really accelerated our growth.”— Prajit Nanu, Co-Founder and CEO, Instarem


“As a panelist last year, I was impressed by the quantity and seniority of the attendees from VC/PE firms, top companies and media from the region. Besides great talks and panels, it was highly productive from a networking perspective.” — Steve Melhuish, Co-Founder and Vice Chairman, PropertyGuru


“We were delighted to join the inaugural summit in 2016, to share our experiences on investing in Myanmar and to have the chance to meet friends, peers and competitors, both old and new.” — Josephine Price, Co-Founder and Managing Director, Anthem Asia


“This Summit offers insightful conversations with key influencers in Asia.” — Piyush Chaplot, Partner, Innosight Ventures


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  • DATE

    21-22 September, 2017

    10 Bayfront Avenue,
    Singapore 018956

    Over 600+ Guests