WHEN

21 – 22 Sep 2017

WHERE

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

ASIA’S LARGEST SECTOR-AGNOSTIC
PRIVATE EQUITY & VENTURE CAPITAL CONFERENCE
– 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

Johan Bygge
Chairman, EQT Asia Pacific

Tai Lin
Managing Director, Proterra Investment Partners

Sebastien Lamy
Partner, Bain & Company

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

Gaurav Ahuja
Managing Director, ChrysCapital

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

Ali Ijaz Ahmad
CEO, Makara Capital

Low Han Seng
Executive Director, UOB Alternative Investment Management

Atul Kapur
Co-founder & Managing Partner, Everstone Capital

Loong Mei Yin
Deputy CEO, Co-Founder & Partner, TAEL Partners

Chua Kee Lock
Group President & CEO, Vertex Holdings

Dr Finian Tan
Chairman, Vickers Venture Partners

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

Wei Hopeman
Managing Partner, Arbor Ventures

Vishal Kumar
Managing Director, Xander Investment Management

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

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

Chatri Sityodtong
Chairman, ONE Championship

Joe Seunghyun Cho
Co-founder & Chairman, Marvelstone Group

Andy Sitt
Founder, Inmagine Group

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
CEO, KPISOFT

Albert Shyy
Principal, Burda Principal Investments

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

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

Shirin Tang
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

Tee Plern Suraphongchai
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

Alasdair Thomson
Co-founder and Managing Partner, Sierra Madre

Anson Zeall
Co-founder/CEO, CoinPip; Chairman, ACCESS

Edgar Hardless
CEO, Singtel Innov8

Michael Montelibano
Head of Business Development, Ayala Corporation

Norhizam Abdul Kadir
Vice President, Growth Ecosystem Development Division, Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC)

Srividya Gopalakrishnan
Managing Director, Valuation Advisory Services, Duff & Phelps Singapore

Khong Yuen Foong
Li Ka Shing Professor in Political Science, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy

Lachmi-Niwas (LN) Sadani
Managing Partner, Lensbridge Capital

Isabelle Decitre
Founder & CEO, ID Capital

John Kim
Managing Partner, Amasia

Robin Lee
Co-founder & CEO, HelloGold

Mike Kayamori
Co-founder & CEO, QUOINE

Aliza Napartivaumnuay
Co-founder, Socialgiver

Abhijit Ray
Co-Founder & Managing Director, Unitus Capital

Dean Collins
Managing Partner, Dechert LLP

Champ Suthipongchai
Founding Partner, Creative Ventures

Abraham Hidayat
Managing Director, Skystar Capital

SaiKit Ng
CEO, Captii Ventures

Gerald Tock
Chief Strategy Officer, iCandy

Raj Shastri
Partner, Kaizen PE

Etienne Legangneux
Investment Associate, Verlinvest

Sandeep Aneja
Managing Partner, Kaizen PE

Investing in Asia’s Future

9.10- 9.20 am: Welcome address by Joji Thomas Philip, Editor-in-Chief, DEALSTREETASIA

 

9.20 - 9.50 am: Keynote: JIM ROGERS -- The Case for Asia and the New World Order

 

9.55 - 10.35 am: General Partners -- The Asian Perspective

-- Loong Mei Yin, Deputy CEO, Co-Founder & Partner, TAEL Partners

-- Tai Lin, Managing Director, Proterra Investment Partners

-- Johan Bygge, Chairman, EQT Asia Pacific

-- Sandeep Aneja, Managing Partner, Kaizen PE

-- Eric Solberg, CEO, EXS Capital

-- Joji Thomas Philip, Editor-in-Chief, DEALSTREETASIA (Moderator)

 

10.40 - 10.55 am: Networking Coffee Break

 

11.00 - 11.30 am: Keynote : ASEAN’s Future Amid Geopolitical Changes in Asia by Khong Yuen Foong, Li Ka Shing Professor in Political Science, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy

 

11.35 am - 12.05 pm: CEOs' Perspective: Building Unicorns

-- Chatri Sityodtong, Chairman, ONE Championship

-- Hari V Krishnan, President & CEO, PropertyGuru Group

-- Joji Thomas Philip, Editor-in-Chief, DEALSTREETASIA (Moderator)

 

12.10 - 12.50 pm: The Southeast Asia Opportunity: Outlook for Deal Flows, Private Equity and Cross-Border M&As in 2018

-- D. Cyril Noerhadi, Senior Managing Director, Creador

-- Sebastien Lamy, Partner, Bain & Company

-- Shirin Tang, Partner, Morrison & Foerster

-- Jerry Ngo, Finance Director & CFO, PT Saratoga Investama Sedaya

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

-- Srividya Gopalakrishnan, Managing Director, Valuation Advisory Services, Duff & Phelps Singapore (Moderator)

 

12.55 - 1.55 pm: Networking Lunch

2 - 2.35 pm: LP - GP Dynamics: What has changed with current geopolitical shifts and global context for investments?

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

-- Low Han Seng, Executive Director, UOB Alternative Investment Management

-- Dean Collins, Managing Partner, Dechert LLP

-- Dr Amit Varma, Co-founder & Managing Partner, Quadria Capital

-- Etienne Legangneux, Investment Associate, Verlinvest

-- Tanu Pandey, Senior Reporter, PE and SWFs, DEALSTREETASIA (Moderator)

 

2.35 - 3.05 pm: Fireside Chat: The Art and Science to the Buy & Build Strategy of PE: Atul Kapur, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Everstone Capital in conversation with Joji Thomas Philip, Editor-in-Chief, DEALSTREETASIA

 

3.10 - 3.50 pm: Private Equity in India – Getting it Right and Can the Country Deliver on Exits?

-- Vishal Kumar, Managing Director, Xander Investment Management

-- Gaurav Ahuja, Managing Director, ChrysCapital

-- Ranu Vohra, Co-founder, Managing Director & CEO, Avendus Capital

-- Raj Shastri, Partner, Kaizen PE

-- Arjun Anand, Investment Professional, Verlinvest

-- Ishita Russell, Senior Writer & Content Specialist, India, DEALSTREETASIA (Moderator)

 

3.55 - 4.10 pm: Networking coffee break

 

4.15 - 4.45 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

 

4.50 - 5.05 pm: The State of Social Investments in ASEAN & Sustainability of Social Enterprises by Aliza “Alice” Napartivaumnuay, Co-founder, Socialgiver

5.10 - 5.40 pm: First Time Fund Raisers & the Pain Points

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

-- Rahul Saraogi, Director, Credera Group & Managing Director, Atyant Capital

-- Nick Powell, Managing Partner, Delta Capital Myanmar

-- Alasdair Thomson, Co-founder and Managing Partner, Sierra Madre

-- Deepak I. Shahdadpuri, Founder & Managing Director, DSG Consumer Partners (Moderator)

 

Networking Drinks Reception

9.07 - 9.15 am - Welcome Address by Joji Thomas Philip, Editor-in-Chief, DEALSTREETASIA

 

9.15 - 9.35 am: Fireside Chat: Putting Singapore’s Billion Dollar Innovation Fund to Work: Makara Capital CEO Ali Ijaz Ahmad in conversation with DEALSTREETASIA’s Joji Thomas Philip

 

9.40 - 10.20 am: Panel I – Local VCs - Global Play

-- Chua Kee Lock, Group President & CEO, Vertex Venture Holdings

-- Rachel Lau, Co-founder, RHL Ventures (Moderator)

-- Dr Finian Tan, Chairman, Vickers Venture Partners

-- Wei Hopeman, Managing Partner, Arbor Ventures

-- Chris Pu, Partner and Head of Greater China, Telstra Ventures

-- Edgar Hardless, CEO, Singtel Innov8

 

10.20 - 10.40 am: Emerging Trends that are Revamping Malaysia’s Startup Scene

-- Norhizam Abdul Kadir, Vice President, Growth Ecosystem Development, Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC)

-- Jan Lambrechts, CEO, CXS 

-- SaiKit Ng, CEO, Captii Ventures

 

10.45 - 11 am: Coffee break

 

11 - 11.40 am: Panel II – Southeast Asia’s VC investment landscape: One large market or several smaller plays

-- Willson Cuaca, Co-founder & Managing Partner, East Ventures

-- Hanno Stegmann, CEO, Asia Pacific Internet Group (Moderator)

-- Kay-Mok Ku, Partner, Investment, Gobi Partners

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

-- Saemin Ahn, Managing Partner, Rakuten Ventures

-- Paul Ark, Managing Director, Corporate Venture Capital, Digital Ventures

 

11.45 am - 12.25 pm : Panel III – Exit is the main entry barrier for venture capital in South & Southeast Asia

-- Chua Boon Ping, CEO, SPH Media Fund

-- Kuo-Yi Lim, Managing Director, Monk's Hill Ventures

-- Sanjay Nath, Co-founder and Managing Partner, Blume Venture Advisors

-- Abraham Hidayat, Managing Director, Skystar Capital

-- Patrick Grove, Co-Founder & Group CEO, Catcha Group

-- Deepshikha Monga, Director, Strategy & Business Development, DEALSTREETASIA (Moderator)

 

12.30 - 1.30 pm: Lunch 

1.35 – 2.15 pm: Breakout Session 1

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

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

-- Leon John Hermann, Associate, Global Founders Capital

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

-- Yasuhiro Seo, Partner, Spiral Ventures

-- Tee Plern Suraphongchai, Partner, Venturra Capital

-- John Kim, Managing Partner, Amasia (Moderator)

 

Stream B (Room 1): Decoding tiger cub economies of Southeast Asia 

-- Dzuleira Abu Bakar, CEO, Cradle Seed Ventures

-- Minette Navarrete, Vice Chairman and President, Kickstart Ventures Inc

-- Kin-Wai Lau, CEO and Director, Fatfish Internet Group

-- Priscilla Han, Head of Venture Investments, REAPRA (Moderator)

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

-- Paul Ark, Managing Director, Corporate Venture Capital, Digital Ventures

 

Stream C (Room 2): ICO perspectives - Capital raising & regulations in VC

-- Mike Kayamori, Co-founder & CEO, QUOINE

-- Anson Zeall, Co-founder/CEO, CoinPip; Chairman, ACCESS

-- Robin Lee, Founder & CEO, HelloGold

-- Takashi Sano, Venture Partner and APAC Regional Manager, Global Brain

-- Gerald Tock, Chief Strategy Officer, iCandy

-- Shiwen Yap, Senior Reporter, Venture Capital, DEALSTREETASIA (Moderator)

2.20 – 3.00 pm: Breakout Session 2

Stream A (Ball room): Venture capital in India has seen a mindset shift – Is caution set to stay?

-- Sudhir Sethi, Founder & Chairman, IDG Ventures India Advisors

-- Nikhil Kapur, Senior Investment Manager, GREE Ventures

-- Abhijit Ray, Co-founder and Managing Director, Unitus Capital

-- Prerna Bhutani, Partner, India Quotient

-- Sanjay Nath, Co-founder and Managing Partner, Blume Venture Advisors

-- Ishita Russell, Senior Writer & Content Specialist, India, DEALSTREETASIA (Moderator)

 

Stream B (Room 1): The big disruptors – Deep tech, fintech, AI, Internet of Things (IoT)

-- Joe Seunghyun Cho, Co-founder and Chairman, Marvelstone Group

-- Hajime Hotta, Co-founder, Innovatube Fund

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

-- Champ Suthipongchai, Founding Partner, Creative Ventures

-- Saemin Ahn, Managing Partner, Rakuten Ventures

 

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

-- Mohd Khairil Abdullah, CEO, Axiata Digital Services

-- Sarah Chen, Corporate Investments & Ventures, Sime Darby; Co-Founder, Asia Women Circle, LeanIn.Org (Moderator)

-- Michael Montelibano, Executive Director, Head of Business Development & Innovation, Ayala Corp

-- Edgar Hardless, CEO, Singtel Innov8

 

3.00 - 3.15 pm: Networking coffee break

3.20 - 4.05 pm: Examining the gender funding gap and the VC monoculture

-- Dzuleira Abu Bakar, CEO, Cradle Seed Ventures

-- Pocket Sun, Founding Partner, SoGal Ventures (Moderator)

-- Isabelle Decitre, Founder & CEO, ID Capital 

-- Sarah Chen, Corporate Investments & Ventures, Sime Darby; Co-Founder, Asia Women Circle, LeanIn.Org

-- Prerna Bhutani, Partner, India Quotient

-- Tee Plern Suraphongchai, Partner, Venturra Capital

 

4.10 - 4.55 pm: SE Asia attracting early stage investors but what about higher rounds?

-- Albert Shyy, Principal, Burda Principal Investments

-- Takashi Sano, Venture Partner and APAC Regional Manager, Global Brain

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

-- Srinivas Gattamneni, Chief Portfolio Officer, Axiata Digital Services

-- Ozi Amanat, Co-founder, K2 Global

-- Issac Ho, CEO & General Partner, Venturecraft Group

 

5.00 - 5.30 pm: Starting up to Scaling Up

-- Andy Sitt, Founder and Chairman, Inmagine Group

-- Shashank Dixit, Founder & CEO, Deskera Holdings

-- Aliza Knox, COO, Unlockd

-- Joji Thomas Philip, Editor-in-Chief, DEALSTREETASIA (Moderator)

Sponsorship opportunities are available

HIGHLIGHTS FROM 2016

Submit form below or contact dsaevents@dealstreetasia.com

  • Silver Sponsor

    ONE Championship
  • Silver Sponsor

    MDEC
  • Networking Sponsor

    Redhill Communications
  • LPs’ Breakfast Sponsor

    Spiral Ventures
  • Technology Sponsor

    Donnelley Financial Solutions
  • Associate Sponsor

    Deskera Holdings
  • 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

Hospitality

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

There are a limited number of rooms available at a discount. Visit https://www.oakwoodasia.com/singapore/oakwood-oue.php# to make your reservation and use the discount code provided with your registration confirmation to avail the offer.

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 September 20th to take advantage of the discount.

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

Visit the Oakwood Premier OUE Singapore website for more information: https://www.oakwoodasia.com/singapore/oakwood-oue.php

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Venue location

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

TESTIMONIALS – HERE’S WHAT 2016 ATTENDEES HAD TO SAY

“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

ABOUT DEALSTREETASIA

DEALSTREETASIA is a financial news platform tracking private equity (PE), venture capital (VC), inbound and outbound deals, initial public offerings (IPOs), mergers and acquisitions (M&A), and the startup ecosystem across Asia.

Our 1 million monthly page views and over 13,000 newsletter subscribers are a testament to our focus on differentiation through exclusive news and big picture coverage in an aggregation-dominated market. With direct reporting presence across South Asia, we bring original content and insights for better visibility and market intelligence, providing deal engineers with a competitive edge.

ABOUT MARVELSTONE

Marvelstone Group is a private investment group that develops and invests in growing businesses. With finance as its core strength, it also makes diversified investments in technology, real estate, infrastructure, energy and media.

  • DATE

    21-22 September, 2017
  • LOCATION

    10 Bayfront Avenue,
    Singapore 018956
  • ATTENDEES

    Over 600+ Guests