Will investors ride the Asian investment wave into 2020 or are they preparing for a potential market downturn? In 2019, regional start-up funding remained resilient to trade and economic concerns, with Singaporean FinTech funding surpassing the SGD 1 billion line. The annual Global Investor Summit brings 22 venture capital, corporate venture capital and family office investors from San Francisco to Tokyo, sharing their strategies on unlocking growth, impacting inclusion, and delivering long-term value creation in the FinTech and DeepTech ecosystems.

 
Monday, 11th November 2019
1:00pm – 1:20pm
Opening
1:30pm – 1:50pm
Fireside Chat
Why Big Tech Invests in the Blockchain Technology?

 

- Moderator: Patrick Murck, CLO, Transparent Systems & Affiliate, Berkman Klein Center, Harvard University - Jack Lee, Managing Partner, HCM Capital, Foxconn Technology Group
2:00pm – 2:50pm
Panel Discussion
Global Investors’ Perspectives: Fuelling Growth

What is investors’ outlook for FinTech in 2020? How are they looking to deploy dry powder, support the growth of their portfolio companies and are they preparing for a potential market downturn?

 

- Moderator: Victor Alexiev, Senior Vice President, APAC Markets & Securities Services Program Management, D10X Citi - Abheek Anand, Managing Director, Sequoia (India) Singapore Pte Ltd - Ben Savage, Partner, Clocktower Technology Ventures - Hugh Young, Head of Asia Pacific, Aberdeen Standard Investments - Raj Dugar, Managing Partner, Asia, Eight Roads Ventures
3:00pm – 3:50pm
Panel Discussion
Investing for Sustainable Impact

How is the nature of impact investing evolving? What differentiates an investment approach with emphasis on sustainable growth, and what does this mean, tangibly, for portfolio companies and returns?

 

- Moderator: Kabir Kumar, Director, Flourish Ventures - Arnaud Caudoux, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Bpifrance - Ganesh Rengaswamy, Co-Founding Partner, Quona Capital - Oki Matsumoto, Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Monex Group, Inc. - T.V. Mohandas Pai, Chairman, Aarin Capital Partners- Vivek Pathak, Regional Director, East Asia and Pacific, IFC

4:00pm – 4:50pm
Panel Discussion
Whose Capital is the Right Capital?

There is a greater diversity of capital, by fund structure, geographic-focus, stage and sector expertise, in ASEAN today than there was ever three years ago. Four investors will share their strategy and value proposition for entrepreneurs, family office and corporates alike.

 

- Moderator: Jinesh Patel, Partner, Dymon Asia Ventures - Abhinav Jhunjhunwala, Chief Executive Officer, AJ Capital Asset Management - Jojo Malolos, Chief Executive Officer, JG Digital Equity Ventures (JGDEV) - Khanh Tran, Head of Technology Investments, VinaCapital Group - Rajeev Natarajan, Managing Director & Head of APAC, Iconiq Capital
5:00pm – 5:45pm
Panel Discussion
Riding the Investment Wave in Asia

What are the investment trends in Asia, and how do they differ from the rest of the world? Where do the investment opportunities lie and how do investors navigate the diverse Asian markets?

 

- Moderator: Paul Santos, Managing Partner, Wavemaker Partners - Anju Patwardhan, Managing Partner, CreditEase - Aymerik Renard, General Partner, Hardware Club - Baijayant "Jay" Panda, Investor and Former Member of Parliament of India
5:50pm
Closing
How to Raise a 100 Million Round

 

- Joel Yarbrough, Vice-President, Asia Pacific, Rapyd
Monday, 11th November 2019
1:00pm – 1:20pm
Opening
2:00pm – 2:50pm
Panel Discussion Global Investors’ Perspectives: Fuelling Growth

What is investors’ outlook for FinTech in 2020? How are they looking to deploy dry powder, support the growth of their portfolio companies and are they preparing for a potential market downturn?

- Moderator: Victor Alexiev, Senior Vice President, APAC Markets & Securities Services Program Management, D10X Citi - Abheek Anand, Managing Director, Sequoia (India) Singapore Pte Ltd - Ben Savage, Partner, Clocktower Technology Ventures - Hugh Young, Head of Asia Pacific, Aberdeen Standard Investments - Raj Dugar, Managing Partner, Asia, Eight Roads Ventures
3:00pm – 3:50pm
Panel Discussion Investing for Sustainable Impact

How is the nature of impact investing evolving? What differentiates an investment approach with emphasis on sustainable growth, and what does this mean, tangibly, for portfolio companies and returns?

- Moderator: Kabir Kumar, Director, Flourish Ventures - Arnaud Caudoux, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Bpifrance - Ganesh Rengaswamy, Co-Founding Partner, Quona Capital - Oki Matsumoto, Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Monex Group, Inc. - T.V. Mohandas Pai, Chairman, Aarin Capital Partners - Vivek Pathak, Regional Director, East Asia and Pacific, IFC
4:00pm – 4:50pm
Panel Discussion Whose Capital is the Right Capital?

There is a greater diversity of capital, by fund structure, geographic-focus, stage and sector expertise, in ASEAN today than there was ever three years ago. Four investors will share their strategy and value proposition for entrepreneurs, family office and corporates alike.

- Moderator: Jinesh Patel, Partner, Dymon Asia Ventures - Abhinav Jhunjhunwala, Chief Executive Officer, AJ Capital Asset Management - Jojo Malolos, Chief Executive Officer, JG Digital Equity Ventures (JGDEV) - Khanh Tran, Head of Technology Investments, VinaCapital Group - Rajeev Natarajan, Managing Director & Head of APAC, Iconiq Capital
5:00pm – 5:45pm
Panel Discussion Riding the Investment Wave in Asia

What are the investment trends in Asia, and how do they differ from the rest of the world? Where do the investment opportunities lie and how do investors navigate the diverse Asian markets?

- Moderator: Paul Santos, Managing Partner, Wavemaker Partners - Anju Patwardhan, Managing Partner, CreditEase - Aymerik Renard, General Partner, Hardware Club - Baijayant "Jay" Panda, Investor and Former Member of Parliament of India
5:50pm
Closing How to Raise a 100 Million Round - Joel Yarbrough, Vice President, Asia Pacific, Rapyd