Asia's premier infrastructure investment meeting place

The 8th annual Infrastructure Investor Asia Summit is returning on 18-20 November in Singapore connecting you with investors driving capital to global infrastructure. The Summit will have all elements of the infrastructure investment industry under one roof.

Determine the direction of infrastructure investment in Asia as the region recovers from the COVID-19 pandemic and gets back on track to fill the $1.7 trillion annual infrastructure funding gap in Asia.

Build your network with industry-leading LPs, fund and asset managers, developers, and strategic partners in just 3 days. The Summit is Asia’s premier meeting place to discuss regional infrastructure investment and Asian LP outbound capital allocation.

Why Infrastructure Investor Asia Summit?

With the industry’s sharpest intellects exploring and challenging our most current and evocative topics, the annual Asia Summit brings together the entire infrastructure ecosystem. If you are serious about renewable energy or infrastructure fundraising and investing, the Asia Summit should be a must-attend in your calendar.

What past delegates said

Metro Pacific Water

Mikkel Gutierrez

The calibre of the attendees was impressive!

National Australia Bank

Michael Bradley

Excellent opportunity to hear about current developments in the industry and make new connections.

New Development Bank

Roman Novozhilov

Good exchange of current market opportunities with variety of views expressed by high calibre speakers and participants.

One Summit, Two Forums, Three months network building in three days

18 November

The 3rd annual Renewable Energy Forum will take a deep dive into the strategies generating returns in the region and the investment prospects currently available

19-20 November

The flagship Forum of the Hong Kong Summit, the Investor Forum is a must-attend if you are investing in Asian infrastructure or global fundraising from the region’s behemoth LPs.

2019 Featured speakers

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With thanks to our 2019 sponsors

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YOUR WELLNESS IS OUR FIRST PRIORITY

Coronavirus (COVID-19) statement

That these are challenging times is plain for all to see. We hope you are keeping safe and well as “business as usual” is taking a new shape. Like you perhaps, we’re working out what that looks like.

The well-being of our customers, partners and our personnel is foremost, which is why we are monitoring developments closely with the latest guidance from local and national authorities and the World Health Organization (WHO) as it relates to travel to, and participation in, our events. Further information regarding the virus, best practice hygiene advice and travel recommendations can be found on the WHO website.

At this time, we expect Infrastructure Investor Asia Summit will run as scheduled on 17-20 November at Sofitel Singapore City Centre.

You can secure your place at the conferences today to take advantage of the savings available. We are committed to providing the Infrastructure Investor community with safe access to our industry-leading community and content this November, as well as digital access leading up to and during the conference. Secure your place today to gain maximum benefit.

For any further inquiries, please contact our customer services team on +852 2153 3844 or at asiaevents@peimedia.com.

Revitalise your fundraising strategy at the Asia Summit

Expand your network in 3 days

Strengthen your relationship with influential key leaders in the industry, enhance your portfolios with actionable conversations at the summits.

Unrivalled insight

Discover infrastructure investment opportunities both regionally and internationally, infused with the latest market trends and fundraising strategies from influential panels.

One ticket, two summits, three unmissable days

Explore three days of unlimited fundraising and investment opportunities at Asia’s biggest infrastructure meeting place.

Who to expect at the Summit?

Year-on-year LP attendees include the largest names in the industry

The Infrastructure Investor Asia Summit is the #1 gathering place for infrastructure investment’s top leaders in the region providing attendees an opportunity to uncover where your firm holds a distinct advantage in Asia, where every country offers a unique investment proposition.
Abu Dhabi Investment
AIA International
APG Asset Management
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board
CDPQ Asia Pacific
China Ping An Insurance Overseas
CIC Capital Corperation
DBJ Asset Management
GIC
Hong Kong Monetary Authority
HSBC Insurance
Hyundai Insurance
Khazanah Nasional Berhad
Nan Shan Life Insurance
Prudential General Insurance
Sompo Japan Nipponkoa
Taiping Life Insurance
Day 1 Day 2 Day 3
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Agenda

Day 1 - Wednesday 18th

Renewable Energy Forum
08:00 - 09:00

Registration and Coffee

09:00 - 09:10

PEI welcome and chairman’s opening remarks

09:10 - 10:00

Keynote Panel: Asia as the growth centre for renewables

  • How is the Asian renewables sector dealing with the Covid-19 crisis?
  • What are the macroeconomic issues that facing renewables as an investment sector?
  • Asia as an investment destination compared to the US and Europe in 2020
10:00 - 10:30

LP Keynote Interview

10:30 - 11:00

Networking Coffee Break

11:00 - 11:50

Panel: Investing in Asian offshore wind

  • Analysis of current deal pipeline and impact of project delays
  • The current landscape of offshore wind in Japan
  • LP perspectives on the sector
11:50 - 12:40

Panel: Risk return and renewables

  • Which sectors face the most risk?
  • Impact of low oil pricing for renewables – long term implications?
  • Understanding construction and supply chain risk in the current crisis
12:40 - 14:00

Networking Lunch

14:00 - 14:45

Panel: Infratech and the energy in transition

  • The impact of disruption and its implications for technology
  • Improving efficiency and accelerating investments in innovation, e.g. carbon capture and storage
  • Understanding the emergence of new technologies
14:45 - 15:15

Case study: Assessing the impact of Chinese supply chains

15:15 - 15:45

Coffee Break

15:45 - 16:15

Presentation: Green Hydrogen: what are the investment opportunities?

16:15 - 17:00

Panel: Investing in solar

  • State of the market: how has the crisis affected addition of solar capacity?
  • In which areas in Asia is solar showing the most promise?
  • Can India’s solar market regain investor confidence?
17:00 - 17:00

Close of Conference

Agenda

Day 2 - Thursday 19th

Investor Forum Day 1
08:00 - 08:50

Registration and coffee

08:50 - 09:00

PEI welcome and chairman’s opening remarks

09:00 - 09:50

Keynote Panel: Investing in Asia in the time of Covid-19

  • The current state of Asian economies its impact on infrastructure growth
  • Assessing the impact – which sectors have been hit the hardest?
  • What is the new normal for infrastructure in Asia?
09:50 - 10:20

Keynote Presentation

10:20 - 10:50

Presentation: Global Macroeconomics: Assessing the economic recovery and what it means for Asia?

10:50 - 11:25

Networking Coffee Break

11:25 - 12:05

Case Study: The impact of Covid-19 on airports and transportation – implications for investors

12:05 - 12:55

Panel: Meet the GPs – how do they assess their portfolios and the current market?

  • Amid the crisis, in what sectors hold value? What are the opportunities in distressed assets?
  • How have GPs adjusted to the ‘new normal’? How has this affected their investment strategies and operations?
  • How do GPs evaluate the current fundraising environment?
12:55 - 14:00

Networking Lunch

14:00 - 14:45

Panel: New growth opportunities in infrastructure and the rise of digital

  • New areas of infrastructure investing – digital infra, data centres etc.
  • The impact of 5G in spurning the digital revolution
  • Are they recession proof? What are the growth opportunities for growth opportunity?
14:45 - 15:30

Panel: Implementing successful investment strategies for Emerging Asian markets

  • Where are the safe markets and safe sectors for emerging markets in Asia?
  • The renewable energy sector in ASEAN – a strong rebound?
  • Which sectors are seeing a drive in PPPs?
15:30 - 16:05

Networking Coffee Break

16:05 - 17:00

Investing in Infrastructure debt

  • Impact of Covid-19 on infrastructure debt markets
  • Does investor sentiment in infrastructure debt remain strong?
  • Opportunities for investing in distressed debt
17:00 - 19:00

Close of Day One Followed by Cocktail Reception

Agenda

Day 3 - Friday 20th

Investor Forum Day 2
08:00 - 08:30

LP Breakfast Briefing (Invitation Only)

08:30 - 09:00

Registration and coffee

09:00 - 09:10

PEI welcome and chairman’s opening remarks

09:10 - 09:55

Panel: Understanding the APAC LP – portfolio allocations & investment strategy

  • How have Asian LPs been revaluating their portfolios?
  • Where are they increasing/decreasing their allocations? In which areas have they been hit?
  • How have LPs been dealing with travel constraints and challenges of executing due diligence?
09:55 - 10:25

Case Study: Investing in medical infrastructure

10:25 - 11:00

Networking Coffee Break

11:00 - 11:45

Developing Infrastructure as a sustainable asset class

  • Does all infrastructure need to be sustainable post Covid-19?
  • Creating long term sustainable infrastructure portfolios for investors
  • Preparing portfolios for the climate change challenge
11:45 - 12:15

Presentation: Infrastructure and pandemic risk – how best to prepare for the next outbreak

12:15 - 14:00

Networking Lunch

14:00 - 14:00

Close of forum and conference

Interested in speaking at the Summit? Please contact Mr. Andrew Wolff at andrew.w@peimedia.com.

2019 Speakers

Hans-Martin Aerts

Managing Director and Head of Infrastructure Investments, Asia Pacific | APG Asset Management Asia

Hans-Martin Aerts is a Managing Director and Head of Infrastructure Investments, Asia Pacific at APG Asset Management, one of the largest pension fund asset managers in the world with assets under management of approximately €500 billion (as at April… Read full bio

Jeffrey Altman

Senior Advisor | Finadvice

Jeffrey is a Senior Advisor to Finadvice AG. He has over 24 years of energy/infrastructure experience within several utilities (electricity, gas and telecoms) as well as advising on infrastructure and renewable related assets in Europe, Asia and the… Read full bio

Eng Seng Ang

Chief Investment Officer, Infrastructure | GIC

Mr Ang Eng Seng is GIC’s Chief Investment Officer for Infrastructure and Adviser to the Integrated Strategies Group (ISG). Before this, he was President of Europe and Head of ISG. Prior to joining GIC in 1994, Mr Ang was a Director of the Auditor-Gen… Read full bio

Jingjing Bai

Advisor, Bfinance

Jingjing Bai is an advisor to bfinance in Asia since 2019, based in Hong Kong. In the recent years, Jingjing led a global alternative investment program mandated by Chinese State Owned Enterprises, covering Private Equity, Private Debt and Real Asset… Read full bio

Michael Barrow

Director General of the Private Sector Operations Department | Asian Development Bank

Michael Barrow is Director General for ADB’s Private Sector Operations Department handling all of the Bank’s private infrastructure and financial institutions investments, lending and guarantees. He joined ADB in July 2003. Prior to joining ADB, Mr.… Read full bio

Joost Bergsma

Chief Executive Officer and Managing Partner, Glennmont Partners

Joost Bergsma founded Glennmont Partners in 2013 completing a spin out of BNP Paribas Clean Energy Partners which had been established since 2008. Glennmont manages approximately Euro 1.8bn across four unlisted funds (infra equity and infra credit st… Read full bio

Cyril Cabanes

Managing Director, Infrastructure, Asia Pacific, CDPQ Singapore

Cyril Cabanes is Managing Director, Infrastructure, Asia Pacific based in CDPQ’s Singapore office. In his role, he is responsible for all infrastructure investment activities in the Asia-Pacific region, which includes building and overseeing a team o… Read full bio

Tony Clamp

Director, Private Sector Facility, Green Climate Fund

Tony has over thirty years’ experience as an investment leader in private equity, institutional investment, project finance, project development and impact investment across multiple sectors in developed and developing markets. He is currently Direct… Read full bio

Sandiren Curthan

Senior Director, Infrastructure Investments, PSP Investments

Sandiren is a Senior Director within the Infrastructure Investments team of PSP Investments. Since joining PSP in 2011, he has been actively involved in the origination, execution and asset management of equity investments in all infrastructure asset… Read full bio

Nicole Douglas

Head of Investor Research, PEI

Nicole Douglas is the Head of Investor Research for PEI’s Research & Analytics department. Based in London but working across the company’s offices and products, she oversees researched content, surveys, and projects on investors globally. She is als… Read full bio

Catharina Dyvik

Program Manager, SYSTEMIQ

Catharina joined SYSTEMIQ in September 2017, and acts as co-lead of the secretariat of the Blended Finance Taskforce. The Taskforce, launched by the Business & Sustainable Development Commission, is in the process of implementing an ambitious action… Read full bio

James Fraser-Smith

Head of Unlisted Infrastructure & Timberland, Future Fund

James Fraser-Smith joined the Future Fund in February 2016 as a Director in the Infrastructure and Timberlands team. Prior to joining the Future Fund, James spent over 10 years at Hastings Funds Management, with senior roles across portfolio strategy… Read full bio

Raymond Fung

Managing Partner, JIDA Capital

Ray is the founding partner of JIDA Capital and JIDA Capital is the General Partner of CGN Capital Partners Infrastructure Fund III, a renewable energy focused RMB 3.7 billion JV private equity fund between CGN Private Equity and JIDA Capital. He is… Read full bio

Jim Yong Kim

Vice Chairman and Partner, Global Infrastructure Partners

Jim Yong Kim M.D., Ph.D., is Vice Chairman and Partner at Global Infrastructure Partners. From July 2012 to February 2019, Kim served as the 12th President of the World Bank Group. Soon after he assumed that position, the organization established two… Read full bio

Takahiro Kato

Executive Officer, Head of Global Fund Investment, DBJ Asset Management

Takahiro Kato is responsible for investments in infrastructure and energy funds as a gate keeper, which includes not only global and regional universe but also Japanese domestic infrastructure mandate. Takahiro joined DBJ group in 1995, and experienc… Read full bio

Jason Hyunjae Kim

Head of Infrastructure PF Team, Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance

Jason Hyunjae Kim is a Lead Professional (Head of Infrastructure Team 2) of Infrastructure Investment Team in Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance Co., Ltd. He is responsible for the deal origination, due diligence, financial structuring, and credit a… Read full bio

Stan Kolenc

Managing Director | OPTrust

Stan Kolenc joined OPTrust in 2005 and is responsible for private equity and infrastructure investments in Asia. Prior to OPTrust, Mr. Kolenc worked at Macquarie Bank in London, Madrid and Toronto focusing on infrastructure M&A and asset management a… Read full bio

Andrew Kwok

Managing Director, Head Private Infrastructure Asia, Partners Group

Andrew Kwok is Head of Private Infrastructure in Asia, based in Singapore. He is a member of the Private Infrastructure Investment Committee and a member of the Board of Directors of the firm's portfolio company Green Island Renewable Power. He has 2… Read full bio

Jae Hyung Kwon

Head of North Asia, Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency

Jae Hyung Kwon is MIGA’s Head of North Asia. In this role, Jae Hyung is responsible for developing MIGA’s political risk insurance and credit enhancement business in Korea, China, Mongolia, Philippines, Thailand, India, Nepal and Pakistan. Prior to t… Read full bio

Jake Lee

Head of Infrastructure, Hyundai Insurance

Jake (Jong Kwan) Lee is Head of Infrastructure, leading domestic and overseas infrastructure investments at Hyundai Insurance based in Seoul, South Korea. Prior to his current position, he helped build overseas Private Equity and Debt investment plat… Read full bio

Boe Pahari

Managing Partner, Global Head of Infrastructure Equity, AMP Capital

Boe Pahari, Global Head of Infrastructure Equity, Managing Partner, joined AMP Capital in March 2010 and is responsible for leading AMP Capital’s global infrastructure equity activities. Mr Pahari has over 20 years of experience in the industry havin… Read full bio

Vicki Rigg

Executive Director, Palisade Investment Partners

Vicki has over 20 years experience in the infrastructure sector. She joined Palisade as one of the original team members in 2008 and holds a senior leadership role in the business. Vicki focuses on the acquisition and management of infrastructure ass… Read full bio
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Partner with Infrastructure Investor Asia Summit

The Infrastructure Investor Asia Summit will offer a unique opportunity for organisations to raise their profile among senior decision-makers from across the world.

For exclusive sponsorship package of the summit, please contact sponsorship team at asiasponsorship@peimedia.com, call +852 2153 3846.

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