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ABOUT US

PETC is the Asian region’s foremost series of private equity technology conferences. The one-day events feature keynote addresses and panel discussions designed to encourage delegate participation.

The theme of the Malaysian event will be “Unleashing Investment Opportunities in Asia”. A strong contingent of Asian region investors is expected to attend interested in learning more about Asian opportunities.

The PETC format maximises networking opportunities between investors, private equity fund and venture capital fund managers, service providers and technology businesses.

AGENDA

08:30–09:00 Registration
09:00–09:15 Breakfast
09:15–09:30 Opening Remark
09:30–10:30 Buyout Perspective: Deal Flow in Asia

Lim Fu Yen, Director of Investment, Ekuiti Nasional Berhad


Ronnie Shen, Vice President, Lexington Partners

10:30–11:00 Networking Break
11:00–12:00 LP Perspective: PE Allocation

Jacob Chiu, Managing Director, HQ Capital


Chik Wai Chiew, CEO/Executive Director, Heritas Capital Management


Rainer Michael Preiss, Portfolio Strategist, Taurus Family Office

12:00–13:00 Lunch
13:00–14:00 Local Perspective: Operational Excellence in Malaysia

Sander Herden, Senior Chief Operating Officer, the Riverside Company


Thierry Nardozi, Sentinel Leader, Growth Markets, Mercer


Geoffrey Lim, Managing Partner, the Rohatyn Group

14:00–14:30 Networking Break
14:30–15.30 VC Perspective: Tech-investing

Kai Kux, Managing Director, Asia Venture Group


Vishal Harnal, General Partner, 500 Startups


Jeffrey Paine, Managing Partner, Golden Gate Ventures


Naser Jaafar, ‎Chief Operating Officer, Agensi Inovasi Malaysia (AIM)

15.30–16.30 Drinks Reception

 

Confirmed Attendees:

EPF - KWAP - Ekuinas - International Finance Corporation - HQ Capital -
Heritas Capital Management - The Riverside Company - The Carlyle Group -
L Capital Asia - Aberdeen Asset Management - China-ASEAN Cooperation Investment Fund - 500 Startups -
Golden Gate Ventures - Asia Venture Capital - BIMB Investment Management -
UOB - Capstone Partners ... and many more.

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PARTNERS

 
 

We offer sponsors and partners great exposure at the conference.

Sponsors and partners will gain invaluable relationship-building opportunities, connecting with global, regional and local top-tier Limited Partners, General Partners and high quality industry leaders in an ideal networking environment.

PETC sponsorship packages ensure you strong branding and industry position through direct engagement in panels, submission of white papers and share of post-event contents on our website. Free tickets to conference will also be available for our sponsors and partners.

To learn more about partnership and sponsorship benefits, please contact Jesper Terkelsen at jesper@pe-techconference.com or Nicole Goh at nicole@pe-techconference.com

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NICOLE GOH  
Regional Manager

Private Equity Tech Conferences

TEL: +60173576860

EMAIL: nicole@pe-techconference.com
 

 Chik Wai Chiew
 CEO/Executive Director,
Heritas Capital Management

 

Wai Chiew is the CEO / Executive Director of Heritas Capital Management, a Singapore-based private equity and venture capital investment firm that makes investments in healthcare, education and technology sectors across Asia Pacific.

Wai Chiew has more than 20 years of experience in global investment management and strategic business development, having been active in leading various companies on transformational growth strategies, fund raising and M&A. In his previous roles as Chief Representative and GM of Temasek’s Shanghai office, and Partner at Tembusu Partners, he has led investments across multiple industries and geographies as well as into leading fund managers in various key emerging markets. He was also previously responsible for commercializing biomedical and engineering deep tech ventures from Singapore’s public research institutes under A*Star, and co-founded an advanced technology accelerator supported by the Singapore government.

Wai Chiew was awarded the Glaxo-EDB scholarship and holds a BA in Economics from Cambridge University, UK; MA from Yale University, USA; and completed EMBA (conducted in Mandarin) from Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business, China. He has also served as Honorary Treasurer with the Singapore Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (SVCA), and is currently a member of LP Advisory Committee of Quadria Capital’s Healthcare Fund.

Website: http://www.imcgroup.info/

 

 Vishal Harnal
 General Partner,
500 Startups

 

Vishal Harnal is a Partner at 500 Startups, a global venture capital firm and accelerator based in Silicon Valley with US$250M under management. 500 Startups is the world’s most active early-stage investors with a portfolio of over 1,500 companies across 50 countries.

Vishal is based in Singapore and manages 500’s South-East Asia focused Durians fund, though which he invests in the region’s most talented, passionate founders and promising, high-growth startups. In two years, 500 has invested in

While in law school, Vishal founded a social enterprise which mentored over 1,000 students in persuasive speech and critical thinking. It transformed his passion for education and advocacy into a scalable, profitable business that left as its legacy a generation of confident, lucid communicators unafraid to engage in robust debate.Over 120 companies in the region including flagships Grab, Carousell, Bukalapak, KFit and 99.co.

Prior to joining 500, Vishal was a lawyer at Asia-Pacific’s top firm Drew & Napier practicing dispute resolution (negotiation, litigation, arbitration) in legal maven Davinder Singh’s team. In that role, he advised and represented conglomerates and governments on some of the world’s most complex, high-stakes and sensitive commercial and political issues and disputes.

Website: https://500.co/

 

 Kai Kux
 Managing Director,
Asia Venture Group

 

Kai is Managing Director of AVG, a 100% founder owned internet and technology holding company. Over the last 4 years, AVG has co-founded and co-funded HappyFresh, iMoney, iprice and TrustedCompany. Cumulatively, these companies have raised more than US$50m to date.

Further, Asia Venture Group has invested in rising stars across Asia such as fave/kfit or cars24.

Kai currently serves on the boards of iprice, TrustedCompany and DahMakan. Previously, Kai held the role of CCO at HappyFresh and COO of iMoney Group. Prior to joining AVG, Kai led various IPO and M&A mandates in his roles at J.P. Morgan and personally advised Says.com on their sale to Catcha Group. He studied at WHU-Otto Beisheim School of management in Germany and Carnegie Mellon in the US.

Website: http://asiaventuregroup.com/

 

 Rainer Michael Preiss
 Chief Operating Officer,
Taurus Family Office

 

Serves as Portfolio Strategist at Taurus Family Office. Taurus is Multi Family Office based in Singapore.

Previously, Chief Equity Strategist at Standard Chartered Bank and a member of the bank’s Global Investment Council where he was responsible for the” house-view” on Equities.

Mr. Preiss has 21 years experience in global financial markets have worked in London, Paris, Hong Kong, Middle East and Africa and Singapore in various investment and research functions.

Mr. Preiss is a graduate of the European Business School with a major in Finance and international economics, having studied at the schools centers in London, Paris and Bologna, Italy in the respective local languages. In addition he studied in Japan, Korea, and China.

Website: https://tauruswealth.com.sg/

 

 Lim Fu Yen
 Director of Investment,
Ekuiti Nasional Berhad

 

Serves as Portfolio Strategist at Taurus Family Office. Taurus is Multi Family Office based in Singapore.

Previously, Chief Equity Strategist at Standard Chartered Bank and a member of the bank’s Global Investment Council where he was responsible for the” house-view” on Equities.

Mr. Preiss has 21 years experience in global financial markets have worked in London, Paris, Hong Kong, Middle East and Africa and Singapore in various investment and research functions.

Mr. Preiss is a graduate of the European Business School with a major in Finance and international economics, having studied at the schools centers in London, Paris and Bologna, Italy in the respective local languages. In addition he studied in Japan, Korea, and China.

Website: https://tauruswealth.com.sg/#/

 

 Jacob Chiu
  Managing Director,
HQ Capital

 

Jacob Chiu is a Managing Director responsible for Asian PE manager research and co-investments for HQ Capital, a leading global independent alternative investment manager with $11 billion AUM in private equity and real estate. Previously, he was a Partner with FLAG Squadron Asia; a Managing Director with Search Investment Group; and held senior operating and financial roles with Glaxo, Kraft and TigerPack. He holds an MSc in Financial Management from the University of London.

Website: http://hqcapital.com/

 

 Jeffrey Paine
 Managing Partner,
Golden Gate Ventures

 

Jeffrey Paine is the founding partner of Golden Gate Ventures, an early stage technology venture capital fund based in Singapore investing in Southeast Asia with over US$60 million under management. Jeff started and manages the Founder Institute in Singapore where he is currently overseeing its expansion in Southeast Asia, and Japan. Since 2010 the Founder Institute in Singapore has graduated over 100 companies. He is a recipient of the Founder Institute Director Award 2012 for “Greatest Ecosystem Impact” Worldwide (Singapore).

Golden Gate Ventures’ investments in Southeast Asia include Redmart, Carousell, Tradegecko, Coda Payments, Ayannah, Orami, Ruma, Moneysmart, Grana and Appota amongst others.

He is a Singapore native and graduated with a Bachelors of Business Administration (Information Systems) from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles.

Website: http://goldengate.vc/

 

 Naser Jaafar
 Chief Operating Officer,
Agensi Inovasi Malaysia

 

Naser Jaafar is the Chief Operating Officer at Agensi Inovasi Malaysia (AIM). His team is responsible for creating wealth through innovation via strategic equity investment in game changing and high impact innovative start-­‐ups and commercialization of innovations from public and private universities and research institutes as well as from the industry. Naser is also responsible for the collaboration between industry and academia via Steinbeis Malaysia Foundation.

Naser also heads the team at AIM, which is the joint secretariat with The National Science and Research Council for the Investment Committee of Public Funds (ICPF). This team is responsible for the monitoring, evaluation, development of KPIs and Performance Management of all the public funds for Research, Development and Commercialization (R,D&C) in Malaysia.

Prior to joining AIM, Naser was with Bank of America Merrill Lynch Malaysia for 22 years, of which from 2002 to 2012, as the Chief Executive Officer. Naser has served various positions at the Bank in Malaysia, Singapore and Jakarta.

Naser received his Masters of Business Administration from North Texas State University, USA in 1987.

Website: http://innovation.my/

 

 Chik Wai Chiew
 CEO/Executive Director,
Heritas Capital Management

 

Wai Chiew is the CEO / Executive Director of Heritas Capital Management, a Singapore-based private equity and venture capital investment firm that makes investments in healthcare, education and technology sectors across Asia Pacific.

Wai Chiew has more than 20 years of experience in global investment management and strategic business development, having been active in leading various companies on transformational growth strategies, fund raising and M&A. In his previous roles as Chief Representative and GM of Temasek’s Shanghai office, and Partner at Tembusu Partners, he has led investments across multiple industries and geographies as well as into leading fund managers in various key emerging markets. He was also previously responsible for commercializing biomedical and engineering deep tech ventures from Singapore’s public research institutes under A*Star, and co-founded an advanced technology accelerator supported by the Singapore government.

Wai Chiew was awarded the Glaxo-EDB scholarship and holds a BA in Economics from Cambridge University, UK; MA from Yale University, USA; and completed EMBA (conducted in Mandarin) from Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business, China. He has also served as Honorary Treasurer with the Singapore Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (SVCA), and is currently a member of LP Advisory Committee of Quadria Capital’s Healthcare Fund.

Website: http://www.imcgroup.info/