The Institutional Investors-Only Summit

Now in its 7th year, this closed-door Summit kicks off EM PE Week in Washington, D.C. and hosts 100+ industry experts engaged in data-driven presentations and in-depth discussions to help you and your board make more informed allocation decisions.
Be a part of the discussions highlighting topics, such as:

  • What have been the key trends for EM PE over the past year?
  • Diving deeper in to EMPEA’s 2017 Global Limited Partners Survey: What’s the outlook from a diverse set of investors on emerging markets?
  • How have emerging markets stacked up compared to developed markets with respect to recent private equity fundraising and investment levels and fund performance?
  • Which emerging markets have seen an influx in funds raised and capital invested, and which look attractive for investment?
  • …and more

 

  • 7th Annual Institutional Investors-Only Summit

7th Annual Institutional Investors-Only Summit

Monday, 15 May 2017

  • TIME: 11:30 - 12:00

Richard Rincon, Emerging Markets Investment Office, UTIMCO and Member, EMPEA Limited Partners Council

  • TIME: 12:00

Sacha Poignonnec, Co-Founder and Co-CEO, Jumia

  • TIME: 12:00 - 12:20

Philippe Le Houérou, Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer, International Finance Corporation

Interviewer: Henny Sender, Chief Correspondent, International Finance, Financial Times

  • TIME: 12:20 - 12:45
  • TIME: 12:45 - 13:30
  • Jeff Schlapinski
  • What does the data say about the performance of newer fund managers
  • Examining the trends of sector divergence and alternative fund structures
  • How to mitigate the EM liquidity problem and the prospects for secondaries
  • Deep dive into EMPEA’s 2017 Global Limited Partners Survey: What’s the outlook from a diverse set of investors on emerging markets?

Presenter:

Jeff Schlapinski, Director, Research, EMPEA

  • TIME: 13:30-13:50
  • Past performance of private equity funds in developed vs. emerging economies: is it comparable?
  • Exploring how to best benchmark returns and examining relevancy of public markets and developed markets comps
  • The bottom line: Just how attractive is the emerging markets private equity asset class?

Presenters: 

  • Luis O’Shea, Head of Applied Research, Burgiss
  • Maria C. Kozloski, Global Head and Chief Investment Officer, Private Equity Funds, International Finance Corporation (IFC) 

Moderator: Daniel Bases, U.S. Public Finance Editor-in-Charge, Thomson Reuters

  • TIME: 13:50-14:30
  • TIME: 14:45 - 15:00
  •  Traditional macro, asset class vs. bottom-up: What is the most appropriate risk lens approach in a low rate and volatile global financial market environment?
  • Are particular asset allocation approaches better suited for different investor types?
  • Defining manager selection best practices
  • LP-GP relationship dynamics: What has changed and what is on the horizon for these partnerships?

Panelists:

  • Afsaneh Lebel, Principal, CPP Investment Board
  • Alcina Goosby, Special Investment Officer, NY State Common Retirement Fund
  • Hideya Sadanaga, Co-Head of Private Equity Investment Department, Japan Post Bank
  • Richard Rincon, Director, Emerging Markets Investment Office, UTIMCO and Member, EMPEA Limited Partners Council

Moderator: Jennifer Choi, Managing Director, Industry Affairs, Institutional Limited Partners Association (ILPA)

  • TIME: 14:45 - 15:30
  • Dispelling common myths about co-investing
  • How are institutions actually carrying out direct investments and what deals have they been doing
  • What terms (management fees, carry, etc.) are co-investors getting?

Presenters:

  • Rashad Kaldany, Executive Vice-President, Growth Markets, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec

Interviewer: Henny Sender, Chief Correspondent, International Finance, Financial Times

  • TIME: 15:30 - 15:55
  • How should investors best evaluate local, regional and global fund strategies?
  • What strategies are emerging markets funds managers employing to add value to their investments and drive financial returns for their investors?
  • What markets or sectors are ripe for investment?
  • How can investors discern between the perception and reality of risk
  • What risk management best practices do fund managers employ?

Panelist:

  • Neil Brown, Partner, Head of Investor Development Group, Actis
  • Andy Kuper, Founder and CEO, Leapfrog Investment
  • Mark Bourgeois, Managing Partner, Global Head of Investor Engagement, The Abraaj Group 
  • M.K. Sinha, Managing Partner & CEO, IDFC Alternatives Limited

Moderator:

Maria C. Kozloski, Global Head and Chief Investment Officer, Private Equity Funds, International Finance Corporation (IFC)

  • TIME: 15:55 - 16:45

Maria C. Kozloski, Global Head and Chief Investment Officer, Private Equity Funds, International Finance Corporation (IFC)

  • TIME: 16:45
  • TIME: 16:45 - 17:30

All Institutional Investors-Only Summit participants are cordially invited to the EMPEA Members-Only Reception. This event requires registration and interested parties are encouraged to register for the reception when registering for the Summit. 

The Fairmont, Washington DC
2401 M Street, NW

  • TIME: 17:30