AVCJ Private Equity & Venture Capital Forum India 2015
1-2 December 2015 l Taj Lands End, Mumbai
Activity increased throughout 2014 against the backdrop of the Modi Government and its focus on creating an investor-oriented climate, a stable tax and regulatory environment and business-friendly policies.
Although sentiment has improved and LPs that were reluctant to commit in previous years are revisiting the market, securing commitments will still be a challenge especially when you consider the lack of returns. However, the optimism around the economy and compelling macro story means that Indian GP's that implement the right model should be able to find quality deals and delivers consistent returns.
Another development is the rise of e-commerce, inspiring would be entrepreneurs with the necessary talents to join the start-up revolution. India's growing tech industry is capturing the interest of venture capitalist, corporate titans, angel investors and private equity firms as they search for the next billion dollar company.
Join the AVCJ India Forum this December and discover the strategies that GPs are employing to avoid past mistakes as they attempt to harness the opportunity presented by the Indian macro landscape and deliver on the promise of this intriguing market.
Make sure you are present at the country's longest running and most prestigious industry event to find out the latest on deal sourcing, exit opportunities, the fundraising market whilst networking with a host of LPs from across the globe.
Why join us?
Key reasons to attend:
Discover where the Indian opportunity stands now
Analyse whether things have really changed on the ground since last year
Examine the latest on valuations, fundraising and exits
Discuss how GP's are selling the Indian investment story
Find out whether LPs will be re-investing in India
Learn how is the VC landscape shaping up
Determine whether India could be the birthplace of the next wave of e-commerce giants
Explore what has been the driving force behind the emergence of the Start-up economy
Find out where private debt fits in an LP's allocation strategy
Network with more than 280 attendees from 14 countries
Executive Chairman, TEMPLETON EMERGING MARKETS GROUP
Head of Private Equity, FUTURE FUND
Venture Capital, South & South-East Asia, IFC
Director, BLACKROCK PRIVATE EQUITY PARTNERS
Managing Director, Asia-Pacific, CDPQ SINGAPORE
Executive Director, MORGAN STANLEY ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENT
Vice President, HARBOURVEST PARTNERS (ASIA) LIMITED
Head of Private Equity, TOKIO MARINE ASSET MANGEMENT CO. LTD
Co-Founder and CEO, EDUKART
Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, HUNGAMA DIGITAL MEDIA
Managing Director and CEO, METROPOLIS HEALTHCARE
Senior Industry Professionals
Partner - Corporate Finance, Infrastructure & Government Services, KPMG INDIA
Executive Vice Chairman MILESTONE CAPITAL ADVISORS
Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director, INNOVEN CAPITAL
Operating Partner, BAIN CAPITAL
Managing Director, CHRYSCAPITAL
Partner, SHARDUL AMARCHAND MANGALDAS
Country Head, TPG GROWTH INDIA
Co-Founder and Managing Director, BLUME VENTURES
Partner, TATA OPPORTUNITIES FUND
Partner and Head of Funds Formation Practice, KHAITAN & CO
Managing Partner - Private Equity, TATA CAPITAL
Investment Director, INTEL CAPITAL INDIA
Managing Director, Transactions Advisory Group, ALVAREZ & MARSAL INDIA