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Rebooting the economy: investing in a new Taiwan
2 December 2015 | Shangri-La's Far Eastern Plaza Hotel, Taipei
The 2015 AVCJ Taiwan Forum was successfully held in Taipei on December 2nd and brought together over 260 leading GPs, LPs and senior executives from the Asian private equity and venture capital community for a day filled with thought-provoking discussions, insightful presentations and quality networking. Mr Chang San-Cheng, Vice Premier of Taiwan opened the day addressing how innovation and entrepreneurialism can drive economic growth in Taiwan.
More than 25 private equity market leaders from across the region including: Dr Hsu Ta-Lin, Chairman and Founder, H&Q ASIA PACIFIC; CY Huang, President, FCC PARTNERS; Mike Shang, Executive Director, MORGAN STANLEY PRIVATE EQUITY ASIA; Jacky Liu, Managing Director, LEGEND CAPITAL; Susan Lin, Executive Vice President, CHINA DEVELOPMENT INDUSTRIAL BANK; Jamie Lin, Founding Partner, APPWORKS and Winnie Lee, Chief Operating Officer, APPIER shared their insights on the key drivers to revitalize and grow Taiwan's private investment market.
The Forum attracted over 50 limited partners and achieved a quality mix of GPs and LPs. Leading LPs including Bank of Taiwan, Cathay Financial Holdings, Cathay Life Insurance, China Development Industrial Bank, China Life Insurance, CTBC Life Insurance, Fubon Life Insurance, Nanshan Life Insurance, National Development Fund, Ping An Direct Investment and SK Holdings attended the event.
"The conference is where public sector, LP and GP meet to unleash Taiwan potential. "
- Joseph Chan, Partner, APPWORKS VENTURE
"The AVCJ Taiwan Forum 2014 provided a superb platform for industry leaders and government officials to brainstorm for the future. It inspired candid dialogues among the attendees and injected fresh insights into their minds. A fabulous event with excellent turnout!"
- Jack Huang, Chairman, TAIWAN MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS AND PRIVATE EQUITY COUNCIL
Vice Premier, Executive Yuan, THE REPUBLIC OF CHINA
Chairman and Founder, H&Q ASIA PACIFIC
Leading GPs and LPs confirmed are:
Co-founder & CEO, EZTABLE
Deputy Director, Senior Reporter, Banking & Finance Department, COMMERICAL TIMES
Head of Merchant Banking Division, TAISHIN INTERNATIONAL BANK
Partner, Deal Advisory, KPMG DEAL ADVISORY LIMITED; Head of Private Equity Line of Business, KPMG TAIWAN...
Managing Director, Southeast Asia Fund, SUSQUEHANNA INTERNATIONAL GROUP (SIG)
President, FCC PARTNERS
Chairman, TAIWAN MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS AND PRIVATE EQUITY COUNCIL
Vice President, CHINA DEVELOPMENT INDUSTRIAL BANK
Chief Operating Officer, APPIER
Partner, LUNAR CAPITAL
Head of Alternative Investment, SHIN KONG LIFE INSURANCE CO., LTD.
Founding Partner, APPWORKS
Managing Director, MOUSSE PARTNERS
Executive Vice President, CHINA DEVELOPMENT INDUSTRIAL BANK
Managing Partner, EVERYI CAPITAL
Managing Director, LEGEND CAPITAL
Executive Director, MORGAN STANLEY PRIVATE EQUITY ASIA
Managing Director, BARING PRIVATE EQUITY ASIA
Senior Manager, Alternative Investments, NANSHAN LIFE INSURANCE
Partner, KPMG LAW FIRM
Chairman, SUNSINO VENTURE GROUP
Executive Vice President and Head of International Investment Banking, KGI SECURITIES CO., LTD.
Investment Director, PING AN DIRECT INVESTMENT
Vice President, CTBC LIFE
Managing Director, WILSHIRE PRIVATE MARKETS