AVCJ China Forum 2015

The continued evolution of private equity in China's new normal

China World Summit Wing,Beijing l 28-29 May 2015

 

In 2015, China is expected to experience a "new normal of growth". For private equity investors, China's new stage of growth represents huge opportunities: an increase of 270% in online consumption, the reform of over a hundred sovereign-owned enterprises, trillion-dollar investments into overseas infrastructure projects, the rising entrance of young entrepreneurs, and many more.

Keynote Address:
"Focusing Capital on the Long Term"

mark Mark Machin
Head of International
CPPIB ASIA


Mark joined the CPP Investment Board in 2012 and is Head of International and also President of Asia. Prior to joining CPPIB, Mark had a 20 year career at Goldman Sachs, where he was most recently Vice Chairman of Asia ex‐Japan, based in Beijing. Mark has been based in Asia since 1994 where, among other roles, he ran the Investment Banking Division of Goldman Sachs in Asia ex‐Japan for six years.


Plenary Address:
"How venture capital & innovation can help solve China's greatest problems - environment, food safety, health care, and beyond"

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Managing Partner, KHOSLA VENTURES


Andrew is a Partner at Khosla Ventures who is interested in developing leading companies in cleantech, Internet, mobility, education, and genomics and also leads the firm's China activities. He is director on the boards of Lanzatech, LS9, EcoMotors, Pellion, Biodiscovery, and a stealth company (mobile).

Andrew is also a frequent speaker at industry events, was Founding Chair of the Cleantech Board for The Indus Entrepreneurs Group. He has also advised various government officials on cleantech-related policy issues.


Economist Briefing:

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Senior Resident, Representative for China,
International Monetary Fund


Alfred provides policy advice, leads the analytical work of the office, engages with academia, think tanks, and the media, and coordinates the Fund's training and technical assistance in China. Previously, he was a division chief in the Asia and Pacific Department, where he coordinated the work on fast growing low-income countries in South-East Asia (Frontier Economies) and led missions to Vietnam. He was a division chief in the IMF's Western Hemisphere Department in charge of the Latin Caribbean and Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) divisions.

To be held on 28 and 29 May, the 14th annual AVCJ China Forum 2015 in Beijing will feature these exciting topics and bring together top-notch speakers from across the world.


Join the premium industrial gathering of over 300 private equity professionals, regulators and senior executives for two days of mind-provoking discussions, networking and more. See what you can't afford to miss:

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What to expect from AVCJ China 2015:

 

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50+ distinguished speakers who have unique insights in regional and domestic investments

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15+ thought-provoking sessions covering regional and domestic most debated topics

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300+ attendees who are policy makers, fund managers, investment professionals, corporate executives from across the region

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6 roundtable sessions with top expertise and intimate networking opportunities


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This is what our attendees say about the conference:

"Very well organized with high-caliber speakers and excellent program. The topics are very up-to-date and interesting for discussion. I felt that AVCJ always delivers the best content and it is surely the best place for private equity players in China to discuss, derate and get the latest update on industry."
- James Mi, Co-Founder and Managing Director, LIGHTSPEED CHINA PARTNERS

 

"I know the AVCJ conference for a while and am aware of the high quality of the participants. I am really glad to join the conference this year for the first time. It is a good forum to exchange ideas and to learn from industry leaders about investing in Asia."
- Shan Chen, Portfolio Manager, PUBLIC SAFETY PERSONNEL RETIREMENT SYSTEM OF THE STATE OF ARIZONA (AZ PSPRS TRUST)

 

"I am glad to have attended the conference and the roundtable session in Beijing. The roundtable format was very innovative, and encouraged more interactions among the participants."
- S.C. Mak, Founding Partner, FUEL CAPITAL

 

Keynote

Mark Machin

Head of International, CPPIB ASIA INC.


Senior Economist

Alfred Schipke

Senior Resident Representative for China, INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND


Plenary Addresses

Andrew Chung

Managing Partner, KHOSLA VENTURES

Kiwon Han

Head, INVEST KOREA


Limited Partners

Shan Chen

Portfolio Manager, PUBLIC SAFETY PERSONNEL RETIREMENT SYSTEM OF THE STATE OF ARIZONA (AZ PSPRS TRUST)...

Jacob Chiu

Managing Director and head of Asia, AUDA

Frankie Fang

Managing Director, LGT CAPITAL PARTNERS

Xiangming Fang

Managing Director, CHINA RE ASSET MANAGEMENT COMPANY LTD

Kimihiro Fukuyama

Director, Growth & Cross Border Investment Department, DEVELOPMENT BANK OF JAPAN

Dennis Kwan

Managing Director, MVISION

Leenong Li

Managing Director, Chief Representative, COMMONFUND CAPITAL (BEIJING OFFICE)

David Lindstrom

Managing Director, Alternative Investments, MET LIFE

Oscar Liu

Executive Director, ARK TRUST (HONG KONG) LIMITED

Sally Shan

Managing Director, HARBOURVEST PARTNERS (ASIA) LIMITED

Weichou Su

Partner, STEPSTONE


Senior Industry Professionals

William Bao Bean

Partner, SOSVENTURES Managing Director, CHINACCELERATOR

James Cen Bonsor

Director, FOSUN CAPITAL GROUP

Tian Cheng

Partner, SHUNWEI CAPITAL

Jeffrey Chi

Vice Chairman and Managing Director , VICKERS VENTURE PARTNERS

Yao Duan

Managing Director, SHENZHEN CO-WIN VENTURE CAPITAL INVESTMENT

Anna Fang

General Manager, ZHEN FUND

Jixun Foo

Managing Partner, GGV CAPITAL

JP Gan

Manager Partner, QIMING VENTURE PARTNERS

Manav Gupta

Founder and CEO, BRINC.CO

Sammy Lai

Managing Director, DUFF & PHELPS

Jamie C. Lin

Partner, APPWORKS VENTURES

John Lin

Managing Partner, NDE CAPITAL

Bonnie Lo

Partner, NEWQUEST CAPITAL PARTNERS

James Lu

Partner, COOLEY LLP

Mary Ma

Co-founding Partner, BOYU CAPITAL

Marcus Paciocco

Managing Director, FTI CONSULTING

David Qiu

David Qiu Managing Director PAG

Gordon Shaw

Managing Director, Shanghai, BARING PRIVATE EQUITY ASIA

Kyle Shaw

Founder and Managing Director, SHAW KWEI & PARTNERS

Tiejun Shi

Partner, JUNHE

Davis Wang

Partner, Country Head – China, SIMMONS & SIMMONS

Lihong Wang

Managing Director, BAIN CAPITAL

Mengqiu Wang

Founder and CEO, BEIJING ZEROZERO INFINITY TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD

Ping Wei

CFO, MEILISHUO

Julian J. Wolhardt

Member & Regional Leader of China, KKR

Yong Kai Wong

Managing Director, CITIC CAPITAL

David Xu

Partner, KPMG

Le Yu

Managing Director, PING AN VENTURES

Cathy Zhang

Managing Director, CICC Private Equity

Dennis Zhang

Chairman, SHIJIEBANG

Sammuel Zhao

Partner, JUNHE

Tim Burroughs

Managing Editor, ASIAN VENTURE CAPITAL JOURNAL


Speakers for Prospective China-Korea Co-Investment (Breakout session)

James Jonghoon Kim

Representative Director, EQ PARTNERS

Chulmin Lee

Managing Partner, VOGO INVESTMENT GROUP

Gihyoung Oh

Managing Partner, BAE KIM & LEE LLC

Sung Yong Yoon

Senior Managing Director, KIWOOM INVESTMENT


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