The 31st Annual AVCJ Private Equity & Venture Forum

  • Nov 13

    Thurs - Fri, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

    EY, Auckland

    • Refer to registration


The AVCJ Private Equity & Venture Forum is the premier private equity and venture capital event in Asia. Now in its 31st year, this annual conference brings together over 1,000 GPs, LPs and other professionals to Hong Kong for three days of meetings, discussions and deal making. The AVCJ Forum combines editorially driven topics, knowledgeable speakers, industry insights, and superb organization into a highly anticipated event that predicts trends, hones strategies, and develops lasting partnerships.

For 2018, the AVCJ Forum will focus on the theme of how the industry can reinvent its ecosystem as a means to deliver superior returns in the long term. The four distinct summits of the AVCJ Forum will each cover a different facet of the private equity and venture capital industry that gives attendees a complete perspective on their particular business needs.

  • Investment Summit – Big picture themes, investments, fundraising, LP/GP relationship
  • VC Summit – Venture capital, entrepreneurism and technology trends
  • PE Leaders Summit – The day-to-day business of running a private equity firm
  • LP Summit – Closed-door LP only sessions

Confirmed headline speakers for this year:

  • Clara Chan, Chief Investment Officer (Private Markets), HONG KONG MONETARY AUTHORITY
  • Jonathan Lavine, Co-Managing Partner, BAIN CAPITAL
  • Nikos Stathopoulos, Managing Partner Member of the Executive Committee and Investment Committee, BC PARTNERS
  • Ravi Thakran, Chairman and Managing Partner, L CATTERTON ASIA
  • Kok Yew Tang, Chairman and Managing Partner, AFFINITY EQUITY PARTNERS

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*10% discount off the standard rate for NZVCA members, discount code: NZVCA_HK18


  • Four Seasons Hotel
    Hong Kong