Qualified Institutional Investors receive complimentary passes to attend all of the sessions during EM PE week.

*Qualified Institutional Investor firms are limited partners in private equity funds, and do not manage third-party capital or collect fees for advisory/consulting services. Pre-Qualified Institutional Investors eligible for these complimentary passes may include pension funds, SWFs, foundations, endowments, and family offices. All complimentary registrations are subject to approval, so please do not make any travel arrangements until you have received confirmation of your complimentary registration for the event.

Preliminary Agenda –  Monday, 13 May

11:30-12:00 | Registration 

12:00Opening Remarks

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

12:15-12:40 | Opening Keynote Address: Global Business Leader’s View on Emerging Markets

  • Hilda Ochoa-Brillembourg, Founder, Strategic Investment Group and Author, Delivering Alpha: Lessons from 30 Years of Outperforming Investment Benchmarks

12:40-13:00 | Observations on the Current State of Private Capital in Emerging Markets: EMPEA’s Latest Findings

  • What does EMPEA’s dataset reveal about what’s happening in emerging markets?
  • How has the landscape evolved in recent years?
  • What should investors take into account as they evaluate opportunities?

Panelists:

13:00-14:00 | Networking Lunch

Open Only to Institutional Investors and Summit Supporters

14:00-14:40 | Keynote Presentation: How to Measure the Impact in Impact Investing

  • What is the future of ESG and Impact reporting? What tools and resources have emerged to reduce the reporting burden on asset owners and asset managers?
  • How should investors think about slating impact investing into their overall portfolios?
  • What differentiates robust and intentional impact investing from ‘impact washing’? How can investors evaluate and pick GPs that fit their impact goals?

Panelists:

Moderator:

14:40-15:40| Family Office and Endowment Workshop – Dissecting the Global Opportunity Set: Where and How to Put Capital To Work

  • How do families and endowments with near infinite horizons think about the current global investment landscape? What are today’s risks?
  • What are the particular challenges and opportunities to be had in setting up teams to tap into opportunities in emerging economies?
  • How do investors successfully match values to investments?
  • Where is the next wave of opportunity? Which frontier markets are on the rise?
  • Are families and endowments likely to support innovation in the private capital space, such as alternative fund models?

Panelists:

Moderator:

14:40-15:40 | Sovereign Wealth and Pension Fund Workshop – Dissecting the Global Opportunity Set: Where and How to Put Capital to Work

  • Are CIOs’ questions different from last year? Is it harder to make the case for one market over the other? How does technology change the opportunity or investment?
  • What are the trends in fund terms? How do institutions best structure negotiations?
  • What are the best practices for efficient fund manager due diligence? How do institutions organize this and divide their teams?
  • How can institutional LPs execute co-investments effectively and efficiently?
  • Where is the next wave of opportunity? Which frontier markets are on the rise?

Panelists:

  • Yup Kim, Senior Portfolio Manager, Private Equity and Special Opportunities, Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation
  • Alona Ponomareva, Principal Portfolio Manager, Private Markets, World Bank Pension Plan
  • Russell Read, Managing Director and Global Head of Client Solutions, MSCI
  • Abdiel Santiago, CEO and CIO, Fondo de Ahorro de Panamá

Moderators:

15:40-16:00 | Networking Break

16:00-16:25 |Keynote Interview: Growth via Innovation: Investing Behind Disruptive Businesses in Emerging Markets

Panelists:

Interviewer:

  • Henny Sender, Chief Correspondent, International Finance, Financial Times

16:25-17:15 | PE Leaders Panel – What to Expect from EM PE in the Next 20 Years?

Panelists:

Moderator:

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

17:15 | Closing Remarks: Richard  Rincón, Emerging Markets Investment Office, UTIMCO and Member, EMPEA Limited Partners Council

17:30 | Networking Reception

Open Only to Institutional Investors and Summit Supporters