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, CLADDAGH RESOURCES; Author, THE WORLD'S GREATEST COMPANY
Director, Head, South Asia Macro Research, Global Research, STANDARD CHARTERED BANK
Chief Executive Officer KKR India
Founder, MD & CEO, MULTIPLES ALTERNATE ASSET MANAGEMENT
Leading GPs and LPs confirmed are:
Managing Director & Co-head of Investment Management Asia, CAPITAL DYNAMICS
Former MD, IDEA CELLULAR; Director, MAHINDRA LOGISTICS; Advisory Operating Partner, KEDAARA CAPITAL...
Partner - Corporate Finance, Infrastructure & Government Services & Head – Energy and Natural Resources,...
Partner, KHAITAN & CO
Co-Founder and Managing Partner, JUNGLE VENTURES
Founder & Managing Director, IDG VENTURES INDIA
Vice Chairman & Director, MILESTONE CAPITAL ADVISORS
Principal BAIN CAPITAL ADVISORS (INDIA)
Senior Partner, APOLLO GLOBAL MANAGEMENT; Managing Partner, AION CAPITAL PARTNERS
Founder and Vice Chairman, GENPACT; Advisory Operating Partner, KEDAARA CAPITAL
Managing Director and Co-Founder, HELION VENTURE PARTNERS
Managing Director, EVERSTONE CAPITAL
Principal, MORGAN STANLEY ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENT PARTNERS
Regional Lead - Private Equity Funds, INTERNATIONAL FINANCE CORPORATION
Head - Transactions & Restructuring and National Leader - Private Equity KPMG INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED...
Vice President, SIGULER GUFF
Co-Founder and Managing Partner, GAJA CAPITAL
Managing Director, MGI GROUP INDIA
Managing Director, CHRYSCAPITAL
Founder and CEO, ALLIANCE TIRE GROUP
Director, BLACKROCK PRIVATE EQUITY PARTNERS
Managing Partner, NEWQUEST CAPITAL PARTNERS
Partner, AMARCHAND & MANGALDAS & SURESH A. SHROFF & CO.
Managing Director, CDC GROUP
Country Head, TPG GROWTH INDIA
Managing Director, THE CARLYLE GROUP
Co-Founder and Managing Director, BLUME VENTURES
Investment Principal, COLLER CAPITAL
Partner, TATA OPPORTUNITIES FUND
Managing Partner, TIW PRIVATE EQUITY
Head of Asia, Private Equity Secondaries, DEUTSCHE BANK PRIVATE EQUITY
Managing Director and CEO, METROPOLIS HEALTHCARE
Managing Director, NORWEST VENTURE PARTNERS
Managing Partner, KEDAARA CAPITAL ADVISORS LLP
Managing Director, BAIN CAPITAL ADVISORS (INDIA) PVT LTD
Managing Partner,Private Equity TATA CAPITAL
Chief Executive Officer, OMAN INDIA JOINT INVESTMENT FUND
Managing Director, EVERSTONE CAPITAL
Chairman and Managing Director, RABO EQUITY ADVISORS
Vice President, HARBOURVEST PARTNERS (ASIA) LIMITED
Director, INTEL CAPITAL INDIA
Partner, FLAG SQUADRON ASIA