Creating global opportunities for Korean capital

The 7th annual PDI Seoul Forum returns on 25 June, bringing together 200+ Korean investors and global leaders to shape the future capital flow from Korea to global private debt markets.

Understand key trends shaping investors’ decision-making process and crucial qualities they look for in a fund manager when allocating capital.

Join the likes of the National Pension Service, KIC, POBA, and  leading regional investors to discover new investment opportunities in the global private debt space.

Key conversations include:

  • Understand how Korean investors restructure their portfolios in the new era 
  • Global private debt investing opportunities from direct lending, mezzanine, and specialty finance 
  • How private debt can endure downturns, enhance returns or reduce risk through diversified debt strategies 

Part of the PDI Japan Korea Week

The Seoul Forum is part of the Private Debt Investor Japan Korea Week taking place on 25-27 June. Meet 300+ senior decision-makers during one week of unrivalled networking across two regional hubs.

View how to access 200+ institutional investors during the Japan Korea Week here.

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2024 Keynote speakers include:

Young-sik Bae, Chief of Asset Management Department, Mirae Asset Life

Sam Y Chung
Member of the Investment Policy Committee, Korea National Pension Services

Dong Hung Jang
Senior Advisor, Yulchon

Seop Lim
CIO, Construction Guarantee Cooperative

2024 Speakers include:

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Why attend Seoul Forum?

Meet Korea’s investor community

Connect with the biggest investors including KIC, POBA, Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance and more to build a strong relationship.

Gain a strategic edge

Understand investors’ changing needs and appetite shift towards different strategies in the evolving private debt market.

Build lasting relationships in one week

Catch up with Korean investors and global private credit leaders to discuss future allocations

What our delegates say

Qianru Yang

Keppel Capital

“It provides good insight into how Korean LPs think about this asset class.”

Ryoko Katayam

Topaz Capital

“Very well organized and structured. Great access to the asset class’ leading players and insights.”

Juno, Hee Kyoung Yoon


“Founding members gave us insightful sharing and perspectives from regional LP are inspiring.”

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  • Crucial conversations and trends shaping Korean investor allocations
  • Our influential keynote speakers
  • Featured investor and thought-leading speakers
  • Attendee list and much more.

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Apply for a complimentary Institutional Investor pass

A limited number of complimentary passes are available for allocators and institutional investors to join the event.

Complimentary passes are limited to foundations, endowments, insurance companies, single-family offices, sovereign wealth funds and pension funds who are actively making fund commitments and do not engage in third-party fundraising activities or collect fees for advisory/consulting services who are actively making fund commitments and do not engage in third-party fundraising activities or collect fees for advisory/consulting services.

Apply for a pass and a member of our team will follow up with you.

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