2017 SINGAPORE HIGHLIGHTS


SPEAKERS

Tim Draper
Founder, DFJ (Draper Fisher Jurvetson)

Ming Maa
President, Grab

Jenny Lee
Managing Partner, GGV Capital

Cyrus Driver
Asia Head, Private Equity Directs, Partners Group

Syed Yasir Arafat Syed Abd Kadir
CEO, Ekuiti Nasional Bhd (Ekuinas)

Nicholas Bloy
Co-Managing Partner, Navis Capital

Ng Beng Tiong
CEO, ARA Private Funds & Assistant Group CEO, ARA Group

Helen Wong
Partner, Qiming Ventures

Vijay Shekhar Sharma
Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Paytm

Cindy Chow
Executive Director, Alibaba Hong Kong Entrepreneurs Fund

Karam Butalia
Executive Chairman, KV ASIA CAPITAL

Dr Jeffrey Chi
Vice Chairman - Asia, Vickers Venture Partners

Ralph Keitel
Regional Lead for PE funds in East Asia and Pacific, IFC (World Bank)

Alan Hellawell
Group Chief Strategy Officer, Sea

Brenda Lau
Head, Private Equity Asia at CA Indosuez

Nicholas Cator
Managing Director, Verlinvest S.A.

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

Norhizam Abdul Kadir
VP, Growth Ecosystem Development Division, MDEC

Steve Leonard
Founding Chief Executive Officer, SGInnovate

Reshmi Khurana
MD and Kroll’s Head of Southeast Asia, Business Intelligence & Investigations

Heang Chhor
Founder/Managing Partner, Qualgro

Dr. Damian Tan
Managing Director, Vickers Venture Partners

Vish Ramaswami
Managing Director, Cambridge Associates

Shin Ein Ng
Co-founder & Advisor, Gryphus Capital

Paul Ark
Managing Director, Corporate VC, Digital Ventures

Vivek Kathpalia
Head of Singapore & Far East, Nishith Desai Associates

Joel Bar-El
Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer, Trax

Robbie Antonio
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Revolution Precrafted

Genevieve Heng
Co-founder, Anthem Asia

Brian Lau
Managing Director & Partner, ShawKwei & Partners

Kabir Narang
Partner, B Capital

Eugene Lai
Managing Director, Co-Managing Partner, Southern Capital Group

Ritu Arora
CEO & Chief Investment Officer Asia, Allianz Investment Management

Tak Wai Chung
Partner, Head of Southeast Asia, EQT Partners

Gillian Chee
Fund Manager, Managing Director, SC Capital Partners

Khairul Mohd Khairi
Partner, Investment, Gobi Partners

Hiroyuki Ono
Partner of ACA Investments Pte Ltd

Xiang Qian Lin
CEO, Esco Group

Carmen Yuen
Partner, Vertex Ventures

Julien Mialaret
Operating Partner, Idinvest

Rohan Sikri
Senior Partner, The Xander Group

Rachel Lau
Partner, RHL Ventures

Shane Chesson
Partner, Openspace Ventures

Ozi Amanat
Founder, K2 Global

Alvin Lim
Managing Director, CVC Capital Partners

Abrar Mir
Founder and Managing Partner, Quadria Capital

Deepak Shahdadpuri
Founder and Managing Director, DSG Consumer Partners

John Tsui
Managing Principal, Peninsula House, LLC

Wong Chee Yann
Managing Director, Northstar Group

Raj Shastri
Partner, Kaizen PE

Grace Yun Xia
Principal, Jungle Ventures

Sebastien Guillaud
Managing Partner, Hera Capital

Raj Dugar
Managing Partner, Asia, Eight Roads

Avnish Mehra
Managing Director, Private Equity, Everstone Capital

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

Vinod Murali
Managing Partner & Co-founder, Alteria Capital

Pravan Malhotra
Lead, Venture Capital, South-East Asia and Asia internet investments, IFC

Kay Mok Ku
Managing Partner, Gobi Partners

Chris Yeo
Head, Grab Ventures

Jianggan Li
Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Momentum Works

Joshua Morris
CEO, Emerging Markets Investment Advisers

Peng T. Ong
Managing Partner, Monk’s Hill Ventures

YC Ng
Founding Partner, Latitude Venture Partners

Badrul Hisham Jaafar
Senior Vice President, COPE Private Equity

Paul Ng
Senior Vice President, Investments, EDBI

David Do
Managing Director, VI Group

Ashish Wadhwani
Managing Partner, IvyCap Ventures

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

Simin Zhou
VP & Managing Director, UL Ventures

Khailee Ng
Managing Partner with 500 Startups

Dr. Basil Lui
Senior Vice President, Investments, EDBI

Tan Yinglan
Founding Managing Partner, Insignia Ventures Partners

Chan Kum Kong
Head of Research and Products - Equities and Fixed Income, SGX

Victor Chua
Managing Partner, Vynn Capital

Michelle Suteja
Partner, Central Capital Ventura

Chris Leahy
Co-Founder, Blackpeak Group

Gary Ng
Partner, Altair Capital

Saifulbahri Hassan
Vice President, KWAP

Gan Fong Jek
Managing Partner, Jubilee Capital Management

Satveer Singh Thakral
CEO, Singapore Angel Network

Anupum Khaitan
Principal, Symphony Asia Holdings

Koichi Saito
Partner, Sun SEA Capital & General Partner, KK Fund

Sukan Makmuri
CTO, COO, UangTeman

Gavin Lock
COO & Board Director, Senjo Group

Ryosuke Hayashi
Managing Director, CEO, SBI Ven Capital

Wee Peng Cho
Group CFO, ESR

SPONSORS

Cocktail Sponsor

Gobi Partners

LP Dinner Sponsor

Kroll

Risk Knowledge Sponsor

Automatic Data Processing, Inc.

HCM Sponsor

Latitude Venture Partners

Supporting Sponsor

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RedDoorz

Supporting Sponsor

AJ Capital

Supporting Sponsor

Knowledge Sponsor

TC Consulting

Executive Search Sponsor

InCorp

Corporate Services Sponsor

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PARTNERS

SGInnovate

Deep Tech Partner

Supporting Partner

MDEC

Knowledge Partner

Collective Works

Co-Working Partner

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TESTIMONIALS

HERE’S WHAT 2017 ATTENDEES SAID ABOUT THE CONFERENCE

AGENDA

    • 8.15 am to 9 am: Registration and Welcome Coffee
        
    • 9 am to 9.10 am: Welcome Address - Joji Thomas Philip, Founder & Editor-in-Chief, DEALSTREETASIA
 
    • 9.10 am to 9.55 am: The LP Narrative - Chasing Alpha In The Asian Market

 

Vish Ramaswami, Managing Director, Cambridge Associates

Ralph Keitel, Regional Lead for PE funds in East Asia and Pacific, IFC (World Bank)

Brenda Lau, Senior Director, Head of Private Equity, Asia, Markets, Investments & Structuring, Indosuez Wealth Management 

Ritu Arora, CEO & CIO, Allianz Investment Management

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

 
    • 9.55 am to 10.20 am: Keynote Interview - The Art And Science Of Creating Value By Following A Hardcore Asia-Focused Approach: In Conversation with Nicholas Bloy, Co-Managing Partner, Navis Capital

 

In conversation with Ka Kay Lum, Correspondent, Malaysia, DEALSTREETASIA

 
    • 10.20 am to 10.40 am: Coffee Break 

 
    • 10.40 am to 11.20 am: Size Matters - Will The Bias Be Towards Buyouts Or Mid-Market Deals?

 

Tak Wai Chung, Partner, Head of Southeast Asia, EQT Partners

Syed Yasir Arafat, Chief Executive Officer, Ekuiti Nasional Bhd (Ekuinas)

Brian Lau, Managing Director & Partner, ShawKwei & Partners

Eugene Lai, Managing Director, Co-Managing Partner, Southern Capital Group

Gary Ng, Partner, Altair Capital

Anupum Khaitan, Principal, Symphony Asia Holdings (MODERATOR) 

 
    • 11.20 am to 12 noon: Asia Real Estate Outlook - Is It Hot Or Overheated?

 

Gillian Chee, Fund Manager, Managing Director, SC Capital Partners

Ng Beng Tiong, Assistant Group CEO, ARA Group & CEO, ARA Private Funds

Arpit Singh, Principal, Investments, Xander 

Wee Peng CHO, Group Chief Financial Officer, e-Shang Redwood (ESR)

John Tsui, Managing Principal, Peninsula House, LLC

Deepshikha Monga, Editor, DEALSTREETASIA (MODERATOR)

 
    • 12 noon to 12.45 pm: The Exit Route - Secondaries Or Strategics?

 

Badrul Hisham Jaafar, Principal and Head of Investments, COPE Private Equity

Chan Kum Kong, Head of Research and Products, Equities and Fixed Income, SGX

Karam Butalia, Executive Chairman, KV Asia Capital

Delano Musafer, Head of Asia Pacific Capital Markets, NYSE

Ka Kay Lum, Correspondent, Malaysia, DEALSTREETASIA (MODERATOR)

 
    • 12.45 pm to 1.30 pm: Lunch

 
    • 1.30 pm to 2.15 pm: Fireside Chat with Vijay Shekhar Sharma, Founder & CEO, Paytm: The Way Ahead For India's Internet Economy - Will It Evolve Differently From The West & China?

 

In conversation with Joji Thomas Philip, Editor-in-Chief, DEALSTREETASIA

 
    •  2.15 pm to 3 pm: India PE 2.0. - Bigger, Bolder, Brighter, Better - Stepping into Adulthood

 

Abrar Mir, Founder and Managing Partner, Quadria Capital

Ranu Vohra, Managing Director and CEO, Avendus Capital

Vivek Kathpalia, Head of Singapore & Far East, Nishith Desai Associates

Raj Shastri, Partner, Kaizen PE

Avnish Mehra, MD, Private Equity, Everstone Capital

Pramugdha Mamgain, Correspondent, India, DEALSTREETASIA (MODERATOR)

 
    • 3 pm to 3.40 pm: Indochina - Emerging From The Fringes

 

Hiroyuki Ono, Partner, ACA investments

Victor Chua, Managing Partner, Vynn Capital

Joshua Morris, Chief Executive Officer, Emerging Markets Investment Advisors

David Do, Managing Director, VI Group

Genevieve Heng, Managing Director & Co-Founder, Anthem Asia

Nguyen Bich Ngoc, Correspondent, DEALSTREETASIA (MODERATOR)

 

    • 3.40 pm to 4 pm: Coffee Break

 
    • 4 pm to 4.40pm: Private Equity Fundraising Roadmap - The GP Perspective

 

Cyrus Driver, Asia Head, Private Equity Directs, Partners Group

Wong Chee Yann, Managing Director, Northstar Group

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

Alvin Lim, Managing Director, CVC Capital Partners

Deepshikha Monga, Editor, DEALSTREETASIA (MODERATOR)

   
    • 4.40 pm to 5.25 pm: Closing Keynote - Ming Maa, President, Grab: Beyond A Ride-Hailing Company To An Ecosystem Builder

   
    • 5.30 pm to 7 pm: Cocktails (Sponsored by Redhill)

    • 8.15 am to 9 am: Registration

 
    • 9 am to 9.05 am: Welcome Address

 
    • 9.05 am to 9.45 am: Founders' Perspective On Building Unicorns - Robbie Antonio, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Revolution Precrafted & Joel Bar-El, Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer, Trax

 

In conversation with Deepshikha Monga, Editor, DEALSTREETASIA (MODERATOR)

 
    • 9.45 am to 10.15 am: Fireside Chat: Tim Draper, Founder, Draper Associates: Keeping Faith In Bitcoin & Valley's Take On Innovation & Startups In SE Asia

 

In conversation with Peng T. Ong, Managing Partner, Monk’s Hill Ventures

   
    • 10.15 am to 11 am: With Record Dry Powder, Do VCs Need To Look Beyond SEA? What To Expect In 2019?

 

Carmen Yuen, Partner, Vertex Ventures

Kay Mok Ku, Managing Partner, Gobi Partners

Kabir Narang, Partner, B Capital

Grace Yun Xia, Principal, Jungle Ventures

Damian Tan, Managing Director, Vickers Venture Partners

Kristie Neo, Senior Writer, VCs & Unicorns, DEALSTREETASIA (MODERATOR)

 
    • 11 am to 11.15 am: Coffee Break

 
    • 11.15 am to 11.55 am: State Of The Ecosystem: Will Internet & Tech Continue To Dominate? Are Non-Tech Deals Beginning To Take Off?

Khailee Ng, Managing Partner, 500 Startups

Nicholas Cator, Managing Director, Verlinvest S.A.

Ashish Wadhwani, Managing Partner, IvyCap Ventures

Raj Dugar, Managing Partner, Asia, Eight Roads

Jianggan Li, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Momentum Works (MODERATOR)

 
    • 11.55 am to 12.25 pm: Fireside chat: Helen Wong, Partner, Qiming Ventures & Cindy Chow Lok Mei-ki, Executive Director, Alibaba Entrepreneur Fund: What Is Drawing Chinese Giants To India and SE Asia? 

 

In conversation with Rachel Lau, Managing Partner, RHL Ventures

 
    • 12.25 pm to 12.40 pm: Revitalizing Malaysia’s Startup & VC Ecosystem 

 

Norhizam Abdul Kadir, VP, Growth Ecosystem Development Division, MDEC

Khairul Mohd Khairil, Partner, Gobi Partners

Saifulbahri Hassan, Senior VP, KWAP

Koichi Saito, Partner, Sun SEA Capital & General Partner, KK Fund

 
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    • 12.40 pm to 1.10 pm: Keynote - Jenny Lee, Managing Partner, GGV Capital - Lessons from Investing In 40+ Unicorns + Views on Diversity in VC/Tech

 

In conversation with Ka Kay, Correspondent, Malaysia, DEALSTREETASIA

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    • 1.10 pm to 2.10 pm: Lunch

 
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    • 2.10 pm to 2.50 pm: Can Deep-Tech Take Off? Are VCs Confident Enough To Bet On AI, Blockchain

 

Simin Zhou, VP & Managing Director of UL Ventures

Gan Fong Jek, Managing Partner, Jubilee Capital Management

Steve Leonard, Founding CEO, SGInnovate (MODERATOR)

Dr Basil Lui, Senior Vice President (Investments), EDBI

Julien Mialaret, Operating Partner, Asia, Idinvest Partners

 
    • 2.50 pm to 3.25 pm: Investing In Disruptive Innovation - How Do You Factor In The Risks?

       

Heang Chhor, Founder & Managing Partner, Qualgro

Vinod Murali, Managing Partner, Alteria Capital

Ozi Amanat, Founder, K2 Global

Gavin Lock, COO, Senjo Group 

Dr. Jeffrey Chi, Vice Chairman - Asia, Vickers Venture Partners

Reshmi Khurana, Head, Southeast Asia, Kroll (MODERATOR)

 
    • 3.25 pm to 4.05 pm: Keynote Chat: Alan Hellawell, Group Chief Strategy Officer, Sea - After IPO, Building a Path to Longterm Sustainability

 

In conversation with Joji Thomas Philip, Editor-in-Chief, DEALSTREETASIA

 
    • 4.05 pm to 4.20 pm: Coffee Break

       
    • 4.20 pm to 5 pm : Corporate VCs: Mainstay In Asia’s Startup World

 

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

Chris Yeo, Head, Grab Ventures

Ryosuke Hayashi, Managing Director & CEO, SBI Ven Capital

Satveer Singh Thakral, CEO, SGAN

Michelle Suteja, Director, Central Capital Ventura

Deepshikha Monga, Editor, DEALSTREETASIA (MODERATOR)

 
    • 5 pm to 5.40 pm: Country Focus - Indonesia: SE Asia’s Largest Market But Will It Deliver?

 

Sebastien Guillaud, Co-founder & Managing Director, Hera Capital

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

Paul Ng, Senior Vice President (Investments), EDBI

Shane Chesson, Partner, Openspace Ventures

Sukan Makmuri, Chief Technology and Operations Officer, UangTeman

YC Ng, Partner, Latitude Venture Partners (MODERATOR)

 
    • 5.40 pm to 5.45 pm: Closing Address & End of PE-VC Summit

    • 5.45 pm to 7.30 pm: Cocktails

LPs’ Dinner – Invite Only


This year, at the Asia PE-VC Summit, we’re arranging for an invite only, LPs’ dinner at the award-winning OSO Ristorante. The dinner will be hosted by Gobi Partners, the first Chinese venture capital firm to expand into the ASEAN region.

Guests will also be treated to a first look at a research report by DealStreetAsia and the Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC), which is entitled: “An Overview of the ASEAN VC Landscape”. This report will give those who are interested in investing in Southeast Asia in the next year some useful insights into the ecosystem.

Founders’ Luncheon – Invite Only


At this year’s Asia PE-VC Summit, we are hosting a closed-door one-hour luncheon with GGV Capital managing partner Jenny Lee, Qiming Venture partner Helen Wong and executive director of Alibaba Hong Kong Entrepreneurs Fund, Cindy Chow.

Whether you are an entrepreneur or an investor, here is an opportunity to pose your questions to and get advice from an elite set of investors.

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  • DATE

    11-12 September, 2018
  • LOCATION

    Sofitel Singapore City Centre
    9 Wallich St
    Singapore 078885
  • ATTENDEES

    Over 600+ Guests