Valuable connections and fundraising opportunities

Infrastructure Investor Japan Korea Week was successfully held on 7-11 September, the virtual meeting place for infrastructure leaders to secure capital allocations from Japanese and Korean LPs.

Equip yourself with the knowledge to make smart business decisions in uncertain times through our interactive virtual platform. Held over five days, you have the flexibility to arrange 1-to-1 meetings around your schedule and catch up on insightful sessions at your leisure.

Gain instant access to the most influential community of active Japanese and Korean investors, and global fund managers to expand your networks and advance your fundraising.

Four leading keynotes accessible from anywhere

LP keynote speakers Janghwan Lee, LOTTE Insurance, lived from Seoul and Yoshitaka Todoroki, GPIF, and Hideya Sadanaga, Japan Post Bank, lived from Tokyo to understand how Japan and Korea’s leading investors are moving forward with their infrastructure portfolios.

Marc Ganzi, Colony Capital gave a keynote presentation at the Tokyo Summit to discuss the latest in digital infrastructure and map out the future importance of the strategy in a covid-19 world.

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Complimentary session – learn how to fundraise from Japanese LPs

Learn how to fundraise with Japanese LPs in a complimentary session about how to bridge the cultural divide that often gets in the way of non-Japanese firms fundraising from the country’s investors.

On 26 August, Hamilton Lane, Park Hill Group and Shulman Advisory shared their perspectives on how the region’s LPs expect to be communicated with in a covid-19 world. View this session today to communicate effectively during these difficult times for securing allocations in person.

Interactive content & actionable insights

Engage in virtual networking programmes includes 1-to-1 video meetings, interactive roundtable sessions, live Q&A sessions with our world-class speakers, including Japan and Korea’s largest LPs. Participate in live polling & survey and get the immediate insights directly from the market.

 

Confirmed attendees include:

Meet the influential infrastructure investor community at Japan Korea Week
ABL Life Insurance
Advantest Corporate Pension Fund
Aozora Bank
Asahi Mutual Life Insurance
DB Insurance
DENSO Pension Fund
Farmers’ Pension Fund
Green Climate Fund
Hana Insurance
Hana Life Insurance
Hyundai Marine & Fire Insurance
Japan Post Bank
Japan Post Insurance
KDB Life Insurance
Korea Investment Corporation (KIC)
Kyowon Invest
MetLife Insurance
Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance
Nomura Trust And Banking
Orix Life Insurance
Pension Fund Association
Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance
Seoul Guarantee Insurance
Sumitomo Life Insurance
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank
The Dai-ichi Life Insurance
The Police Mutual Aid Association
Tong Yang Life Insurance

Connect with Infrastructure Investor’s community in the new virtual meeting place.

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Seoul Summit
8 September 2020
Virtual event KST/UTC+9

Explore global opportunities with Korean capital

The third annual Infrastructure Investor Seoul Summit will build relationships through our immersive virtual platform between the established Korean investor base and infrastructure professionals putting capital to work globally.


Tokyo Summit
10-11 September 2020
Virtual event JST/UTC+9

Japanese capital for global infrastructure

Japan’s most influential infrastructure investment conference returns for its 6th year through an immersive virtual experience. The Infrastructure Investor Tokyo Summit will shape capital flows in the asset class for the next 18 months.

Your ticket to the global infrastructure community

The Infrastructure Investor Global Passport

The Infrastructure Investor Global Passport connects you to the virtual community of infrastructure decision-makers. In addition to Japan Korea Week, you will also have access to three of Infrastructure Investor’s industry-leading virtual events in 2020.

Join the new era of networking

The virtual conference will give you greater access to, and interactivity with, LPs and peers than ever before through extended networking and premium on-demand content available until 31 March 2021.

At the touch of a button, you will be able to continue your fundraising journey in Japan and Korea for the rest of the year by connecting with the region’s leading LPs, as well as your global peers, from the comfort of your (home) office.

View our how-to videos to discover ways to maximize the value you can gain at the virtual experience

Meet the right people

Enhanced search capabilities, including the ability to see the list of attendees to an agenda session and sophisticated filtering allow you to narrow down potential business partners by region, investment strategy and sector to ensure you don’t miss a single new opportunity.

  • Check out who is attending through the attendee list and schedule a meeting with them
  • Use the filter function to meet the right people

Chat and arrange 1-to-1 video meetings

Book unlimited 1-on-1 video meetings with Japanese and Korean LPs, speakers and global attendees in virtual meeting rooms. Just search for your desired attendees and invite them for a chat. Once you have set up your meeting you can invite other event attendees to join.

  • Create a want to meet list to help you gather the people you want to meet in one simple place
  • Connect & chat with peers using conversations tab to start a new conversation
  • Schedule 1-to-1 video meetings in your built-in schedule

Lead the global conversation

Through interactive roundtable sessions, you can knowledge share with the global Infrastructure Investor community. The virtual equivalent of a breakout or roundtable at a traditional conference, you will be face-to-face with likeminded peers to push forward the asset class.

  • Join interactive roundtable sessions from to discuss the trends moving the industry forward
  • In public forums, create new topics and chat with your global leaders

Ask your questions to the titans of industry

Following panels during the conference week speakers will be available in live Q&A for your questions. Discuss challenges and strategies with the panellists and your peers during and after the sessions.

  • Engage through live polling and surveys
  • Built-in calendar to create your own daily schedule so you don’t miss your favorite sessions
  • Automated reminders

On-demand when you need it

All content will be streamed live and then available on-demand through the platform until 31 March 2021. Watch the live content or arrange your replays at the comfort from your home (office).

  • On-demand playback gives you access to sessions until 31 March 2021
  • Private messaging and discussions are also available until 31 March 2021 to connect privately and directly online

Secure your access today

Our immersive virtual platform offers you limitless cross-border access to global infrastructure’s most influential community, including unlimited virtual private meeting with the region’s largest LPs and global GPs.

Expand your network and fundraising horizons

Established as the leading infrastructure conferences in Japan and Korea, the two unique Summits will offer you access to the most influential domestic LPs allocating to all sectors of the asset class alongside the leading global fund and asset managers, developers, advisors, and strategic partners.

Book a 1-2-1 session with your key business targets and connect with other attendees via our immersive virtual platform, you will enjoy unrivalled knowledge-sharing throughout the three days of premium content and five days of extended virtual networking.

Meet the leading global infrastructure community

Confirmed attendees include:

Meet the influential infrastructure investor community at Japan Korea Week
ABL Life Insurance
AXA Life Insurance
bfinance
CSR Design Green Investment Advisory
DENSO Pension Fund
Farmers’ Pension Fund
Green Climate Fund
Hermes Investment Management
Hulic
Hyundai Marine & Fire Insurance
InfraRed Capital Partners
Japan Post Bank
Japan Post Insurance
KDB Life Insurance
Korea Federation of Community Credit Cooperatives
Korea Post Insurance
Kyowon Invest
Lotte Non-Life Insurance
Macquarie Group
Manulife
Mark Weisdorf Associates
Marubeni Corporation
MG Korean Federation of Community Credit Cooperatives
Mitsui & Co. Alternative Investments
Monument Group
National Federation of Mutual Aid Associations for Municipal Personnel
Nippon Life Insurance
Nissay Asset Management
Nomura Funds Research & Technologies
Orion Energy Partners
Orix Life Insurance
Partners Group
Pension Fund Association
Pension Fund Association for Local Government Officials
Peony Investments
QIC
Rivage Investment
Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance (SFMI)
Schroders
Seoul Guarantee Insurance
Shimizu Corporation
Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Insurance
Sumitomo Life Insurance
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Research Institute
The Dai-ichi Life Insurance
The K Non-Life Insurance
Tokio Marine Asset Management
Tong Yang Life Insurance
Willis Towers Watson
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Meet our keynotes

Confirmed Speakers

Tae Ahn

Member of Management, Partners Group

Updated bio coming soon.
Jeffrey Altman, Finadvice

Jeffrey Altman

Senior Advisor, Finadvice

With 26+ years of accomplishments in the global energy/infrastructure sectors, Jeffrey has been proactively involved in regulated, liberalized and energy transition markets across the globe. During this time he worked within five large US/European en… Read full bio

Bruno Alves

Senior Editor, Infrastructure Investor

Bruno Alves is the Editor of Infrastructure Investor. Bruno has been a journalist for over 10 years and first joined Infrastructure Investor in December 2009, where he quickly rose to become Associate Editor and a leading writer covering the infrastr… 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

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

Mauricio Bolana

Partner, Antin Infrastructure Partners

Mauricio is a Partner at Antin and he joined the firm in 2010. Mauricio is a board member of Fund II portfolio companies Roadchef and GSR and of Fund III portfolio company Lyntia. In Fund I he used to be a board member of portfolio companies ASI, And… Read full bio
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Anish Butani

Director, Private Markets, bfinance

Anish Butani is a Director in the Private Markets team at bfinance, where he leads the coverage of the infrastructure sector and advises institutional investors seeking to deploy capital to the Infrastructure sector, with a focus on fund manager sear… 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

Gwenola Chambon

Chief Executive Officer and Founding Partner, Vauban Infrastructure Partners

Gwenola Chambon, CEO and Founding Partner of Vauban Infrastructure Partners, has been responsible for managing the Investment Team of Mirova as well as its infrastructure investment and capital raising activities. Throughout her 24-year career, Gweno… 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

Audrey Jihye Choi

Head of Infrastructure Team, Korea Transportation Asset Management

Updated bio coming soon.

Junho Choi

Senior Portfolio Manager, KDB Life

Junho Choi is Head of Infra & Real Asset team in Investment Division at KDB Life Insurance Co., Ltd. He is responsible for domestic and overseas infrastructure investments. He has over 13 years of wide range of experience across traditional and a… Read full bio

Abu Bakar Chowdhury

Managing Director, ASMA Capital

Mr. Chowdhury is the Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer at ASMA Capital Partners B.S.C. (c). He is a member of the Management Committee and, alongside his role within the investment decision making process, is responsible for the finance f… Read full bio

Ryan Chua

Managing Director, Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners

Ryan is a Managing Director at Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners. Prior to joining Stonepeak, Ryan was a Head of Macquarie Capital Taiwan and Taiwan Head for Macquarie Group. As Head of Macquarie Capital Taiwan, Ryan led Macquarie’s development and p… Read full bio

Luke Chun

Managing Director, TransPacific Group (Asia)

Updated bio coming soon.

Wilson Chung

Principal, Digital Colony

Wilson Chung is a Principal at Digital Colony. Mr. Chung is based in Singapore and focuses on identifying and evaluating Asia Pacific investment opportunities. Prior to joining Digital Colony, Mr. Chung was most recently a Senior Vice President in th… Read full bio

Yusun Chung

Director - Private Assets, Schroders Korea

Updated bio coming soon.

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
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Nick Cleary

Partner, Vantage Infrastructure

Nick joined the business in 2012 and has over two decades of relevant experience. Based in New York, Nick leads the North American Infrastructure Debt business, including investments origination, execution and portfolio management. He is a member of… Read full bio
Gershon Cohen, Aberdeen Standard Investments

Gershon Cohen

Global Head of Infrastructure Funds – Concession Infrastructure, Aberdeen Standard Investments

Gershon Cohen is the Global Head of Infrastructure Funds at Aberdeen Standard Investments. Gershon’s platform has USD$4bn of institutional capital under management consisting 7 main funds and 5 co-invest vehicles associated investment vehicles invest… Read full bio

Mounir Corm

Deputy Chief Executive Officer - Founding Partner, Vauban Infrastructure Partners

Updated bio coming soon.

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, studies, and projects on investors globally. She is… Read full bio

Stephen Dowd

Partner, CBRE Caledon Capital Management

Stephen joined CBRE Caledon in 2014 and is the head of the CBRE Caledon infrastructure investment practice. He is a member of the Investment Committee and Management Committee. He is involved with, and oversees, all phases of the investment process,… Read full bio
Ayaka Fujiwara, Green Climate Fund

Ayaka Fujiwara

Climate Investment Specialist, Green Climate Fund

Ayaka is the Climate Investment Specialist of Project Finance Team in Private Sector Facility of the Green Climate Fund (GCF). She specializes on private sector climate projects in developing countries. She brings GCF over 9 years of investment exper… Read full bio

Takanori Fukushima

General Manager, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Research Institute

Takanori has had an extensive career in derivatives and risk management at domestic and global investment banks. He now heads the PPP & Infrastructure Investment Research Department at Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Research Institute offering research, c… Read full bio
Marc Ganzi, Digital Colony

Marc Ganzi

Chief Executive Officer, Digital Colony

Marc C. Ganzi is Chief Executive Officer of Colony Capital, Inc. (NYSE: CLNY). Prior to becoming President and Chief Executive Officer of Colony Capital & Chief Executive Officer of Digital Colony, Mr. Ganzi founded and served as Chief Executive… Read full bio
Pooja Goyal, The Carlyle Group

Pooja Goyal

Partner and head of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, The Carlyle Group

Pooja Goyal is a Partner and head of Renewable and Sustainable Energy. She is based in New York. Prior to joining Carlyle, Ms. Goyal was the Head of the Alternative Energy Investing Group at Goldman Sachs, where she led Goldman Sachs’ investments in… Read full bio
Jiro Hamaguchi, Aberdeen Standard Investments

Jiro Hamaguchi

Head of Japanese Institutional Product Strategy, Aberdeen Standard Investments

Updated bio coming soon.
Shuji, Hatsukaiwa, Schroders

Shuji Hatsukaiwa

Head of Alternative Sales and Product, Schroders Investment Management

Updated bio coming soon.

Ryuichi Horie

Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer, CSR Design Green Investment Advisory

Horie is Co-founder and CEO of CSR Design Green Investment Advisory, Co., Ltd., which focuses on advisory on ESG integration in the real estate and infrastructure sectors as well as research on policy and market with respect to sustainable finance. H… Read full bio

Andreas Huber

Partner, Vice Chairman Asia Pacific, EQT Partners

Andreas Huber joined EQT Partners in October 2007 and is Vice Chairman of Asia Pacific. Andreas graduated from Ludwig Maximilians University in Munich with distinction in Economics, Sinology and Political Sciences. Prior to joining EQT Partners, Andr… Read full bio
Hisamitsu Iida, Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Insurance

Hisamitsu Iida

Section Manager, Investment & Loan Department, Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Insurance

Hisamitsu Iida is in charge of constructing and managing the private asset portfolio (PE, Infrastructure and Real Estate) at Sompo Japan Insurance Inc. since Apr 2016. Prior to his current role, he has gained a breadth of expertise in investment and… Read full bio

Toru Inoue

Vice President, Goldman Sachs

Toru Inoue runs the infrastructure and structured finance team in Goldman Sachs’ Tokyo office. He has taken a lead role in developing the world’s first project bonds backed by solar assets, and in arranging Japan’s first revenue bonds issued by Ibara… Read full bio

Takeshi Ito

Senior Investment Officer & Chief Operation Officer, AISIN Employees' Pension Fund

Takeshi Ito is the Senior Investment Officer of AISIN Employees' Pension Fund. Ito has been supervising the investment and management of the pension’s funds since 1998 when he joined Aisin Seiki Co., Ltd. Ito started his career at Nomura Investment M… Read full bio

John Jackman

Managing Director, Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners

John is a Managing Director at Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners. Prior to joining Stonepeak, John was a Senior Managing Director at Macquarie Capital where he led the Asian infrastructure and renewable principal investment business. John has over 17… Read full bio
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Hyungjoo(Bryan) Jin

Head of Alternative Investment Division / Managing Director, Hana Financial Investment

Hyungjoo is a founding member and head of Alternative Investment Division at Hana. Hyungjoo is known as the pioneer of alternative investment arena in Korean capital market, introducing the very first equity investment in the U.S. based power plants,… Read full bio
Tamio Kani, wpd

Tamio Kani

Representative Director & President, wpd Japan KK

Updated bio coming soon.

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

Daniel Kemp

Superfunds Correspondent, Infrastructure Investor

Daniel Kemp is Superfunds Correspondent for PEI Media’s Infrastructure Investor and Agri Investor. He joined PEI in February 2018 and is based in Sydney. Daniel is an experienced B2B journalist, working for five years prior to joining PEI as Innovati… Read full bio

Moonkyung (Moon) Kim

Managing Director, Peony Investments

With over 22 years of experience in the energy and environmental sectors serving in roles ranging from venture capital and growth equity investment to entrepreneurship, investment banking, strategic consulting, and engineering, Moon has extensive kno… Read full bio
Ken Kodaira, Carlyle

Ken Kodaira

Managing Director - Investor Relations, The Carlyle Group

Updated bio coming soon.
Takako Koizumi, Mitsui & Co. Alternative Investments

Takako Koizumi

Executive Director, Head of Infrastructure and Real Estate Investment, Investment Management Department, Mitsui & Co. Alternative Investments

Takako Koizumi is an Executive Director and Head of Infrastructure & Real Estate Investment at Mitsui & Co. Alternative Investments, with over 20 years of experience in alternative assets. She started her career at Citibank in banking and M… Read full bio

Masaaki Kusano

Deputy General Manager, Foreign Equity & Alternative Investment Department, Nippon Life Insurance Company

Masaaki Kusano is Deputy General Manager, Foreign Equity & Alternative Investment Department, Nippon Life Insurance Company. He heads the real asset team, and is responsible for fund investments in domestic and overseas real estate, infrastructur… Read full bio

Brian Kwon

Senior Manager, Korea, Natixis

Brian Kwon is an infrastructure financing specialist with a track record of achieving excellent results in Korean infrastructure market. With more than fourteen years’ experiences in the infrastructure financing sector, he is adept in key relationshi… Read full bio

Jae Hyung Kwon

Head of South and North Asia (ex Japan), 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

Scott Lawrence

Partner, Glennmont Partners

Scott is a founding Partner of Glennmont Partners.  He leads all of the firm’s solar initiatives and is actively involved in new financing initiatives. Scott has worked in renewable energy power generation for more than a decade, leading many of the… Read full bio

Janghwan Lee

Managing Director, Financial Investment Group Head, LOTTE Insurance

Janghwan Lee has led alternative investment team in Lotte non-life insurance company covering real estate, infrastructure, acquisition financing, aviation, private debt and private equity. He has led a couple of landmark deals in alternative investme… Read full bio

Jinho Lee

Head of Global Real Assets, Postal Savings, Korea Post

Jinho Lee is Head of Global Real Assets at the Alternative Investment Division of Korea Post Insurance. Jinho is currently in charge of managing Korea Post Insurance’s global real estate and infrastructure investments as well as developing strategic… Read full bio

Seok Won Lee

Investment Manager, POBA

Mr. Seok Won Lee joined POBA in 2019 and is responsible for sourcing, evaluating, structuring and executing infrastructure project and fund investments. Prior to joining POBA, Mr. Lee was Investment Manager for Korea Teachers’ Pension where he execut… Read full bio

Morimasa  Matsuda

President & Chief Executive Officer, Daiwa Energy & Infrastructure

Morimasa Matsuda is a president & CEO of Daiwa Energy & Infrastructure Co. Ltd (DEI), a subsidiary of Daiwa Securities Group Inc., one of the leading comprehensive financial service firms in Japan. DEI is an investment firm focusing on renewa… Read full bio
Jon Mauck, Digital Colony

Jon Mauck

Managing Director

Jon Mauck is a Managing Director at Digital Colony. Mr. Mauck has 20 years of experience investing in, advising and operating communications infrastructure businesses. Mr. Mauck leads the data center investment strategy at Digital Colony and is respo… Read full bio
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Tim Michalas

Private Infrastructure Asia, Member of Management, Partners Group

Tim Michalas is part of the Asian Private Infrastructure business unit, based in Sydney. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the firm's portfolio company Grassroots Renewable Energy and its associated subsidiaries. He has 15 years of industry… Read full bio

Kanna Mihara

Senior Vice President, Private Capital Markets Japan, Macquarie Capital

Kanna leads Private Capital Markets team in Japan where her primary role is to connect Japanese capital to global infrastructure opportunities. Her most recent experiences include successful formation of a partnership with JERA on Formosa 1 and Formo… Read full bio
Maki Mitsui, Carlyle

Maki Mitsui

Managing Director - Investor Relations, The Carlyle Group

Updated bio coming soon.

Akihito Nagata

Chief Portfolio Manager, Nissay Asset Management

Akihito Nagata is Chief Portfolio Manager, Alternative & Fund Investment Department, Nissay Asset Management Corporation. Mr Nagata joined Nissay Asset in 2016 where he is responsible for co-investment programmes and fund investments in infrastru… Read full bio

Miho Nakagawa

Deputy Editor, Infrastructure Business JAPAN, Innovation Promotion Center

Miho Nakagawa is a deputy editor of "Infrastructure Business JAPAN", the digital media about infrastructure investment. Prior to joining to the team in 2017, she was a journalist of "Weekly Economist" published by Mainichi Shimbun Publishing Inc. She… Read full bio
Jerome Neyroud IISEOUL20

Jerome Neyroud

Head of Infrastructure Debt, Schroders

Jerome Neyroud has over 20 years of experience in infrastructure debt. He joined Schroders as Head of Infrastructure Debt in 2015. He is responsible for Schroders infrastructure debt investments and manages a team of 6 portfolio managers and analysts… Read full bio

Kazuo Nishimura

Chief Product Strategist, Nomura Funds Research and Technologies

Kazuo Nishimura has been working in Private Equity gatekeeper industry in 17 years since he joined Nomura Group in 2002. Before joining Nomura, he worked for Fuji Bank (current Mizuho Financial Group) and was mainly involved in derivatives business a… Read full bio

Georg Obert

Managing Director, wpd-invest

Georg Obert is active in the renewable industry since 2004. He successfully closed numerous wind (onshore and offshore) and solar transactions over the course of his professional life. His transactions have a strong focus on Europe, but he was also a… Read full bio

Keisuke Okano

Associate Director, Alternative Investments Team, ORIX Life Insurance Corporation

Keisuke Okano is a member of Alternative Investments Team. He is covering Infrastructure, Real Estate and Private Equity. Prior to joining ORIX Life in 2019, he was in Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF) where he served as portfolio manager for… Read full bio

Yasuhiro Ono

Director, Japan Post Bank

Yasuhiro Ono is a Director of Japan Post Bank in charge of private equity portfolio and developed infrastructure investment program. Prior to the current position, he has been involved with strategic investment and business development at Mitsubishi… Read full bio

DonGhi Park

Division Head of Energy & Infrastructure, Kiwoom Asset Management

DonGhi Park, the Head of Energy & Infrastructure Division, is responsible for investments in the space at Kiwoom Asset Management. DonGhi has 21 years of experience in energy and infrastructure investment industries and has a variety of leadershi… Read full bio
Heejun Park IISEOUL20

Heejun Park

President and Chief Executive Officer, Energy Innovation Partners

Mr. Heejun Park is the President & CEO of Energy Innovation Partners (Investment Advisory Firm) and EIP Investment (Private Equify Fund). Just over three years, EIP has successfully advised and invested over $3 billion in North America and OECD c… Read full bio

Helge Rau

Head of M&A, wpd AG

Helge Rau has been working with wpd since 2003. As the company’s Head of M&A he has been involved in many on- and offshore wind transactions including the recent financing of the € 2.7 bn Taiwanese offshore wind project Yunlin as well as the fina… Read full bio
Kallan Resnick, PJT Partners

Kallan Resnick

Managing Director, PJT Partners

Kallan Resnick is a Managing Director in PJT Park Hill’s private equity and real estate distribution team and is based in Hong Kong. Prior to joining Park Hill in 2007, Mr. Resnick was a portfolio manager in the Asset Backed Investments team at Shins… Read full bio

Hideya Sadanaga

Senior Managing Director and Head of Private Equity Investment Department, Japan Post Bank

Hideya Sadanaga heads Japan Post Bank’s nascent private equity investment program and is responsible for all aspects of its creation and construction. Prior to joining Japan Post Bank in January 2016, spent most of his career at Nippon Life Insurance… Read full bio

Lachmi-Niwas (LN) Sadani

Founder and Managing Partner, Lensbridge Capital

LN is Founder and Managing Partner of Lensbridge Capital, a boutique investment and advisory firm which focuses on opportunities in Asia Pacific across a range of sectors including consumer, technology, etc. In this capacity, he also assists Cisco Sy… Read full bio
Katsushi Sakurai, Hamilton Lane

Katsushi Sakurai

Principal, Hamilton Lane

Katsushi is a Principal in Hamilton Lane’s Relationship Management Department, based in the firm’s Tokyo office, where he is primarily responsible for client relationships. Prior to joining Hamilton Lane in 2016, Katsushi spent more than 8 years with… Read full bio
Erik Savi, The Carlyle Group

Erik Savi

Managing Director and Global Head of Carlyle Infrastructure Credit, The Carlyle Group

Mr. Savi is a Managing Director and Global Head of Carlyle Infrastructure Credit. He is based in New York. Mr. Savi is responsible for overseeing and originating private investment grade, below investment grade, and mezzanine debt investments in glob… Read full bio

Kim Schumacher

Lecturer in Sustainable Finance and ESG, Tokyo Institute of Technology

Dr Kim Schumacher is a Lecturer in Sustainable Finance and ESG at the Tokyo Institute of Technology. His research focuses on ESG data and impact metrics, sustainable finance frameworks, green bonds, natural capital valuation, ecosystem services, rene… Read full bio

Harry Seekings

Co-Head of Infrastructure, InfraRed Capital Partners

Harry joined InfraRed in 1998. Harry leads the InfraRed team with day-to-day responsibility for the fund management of the HICL Infrastructure Company Limited. Harry returned to London in July 2015, almost seven years after relocating to New York to… Read full bio
Andrew Shin

Andrew Shin

Head of Investments (Korea), Willis Towers Watson

Andrew Shin joined Willis Towers Watson in 2012 and is Head of Investment Services, Korea, advising Korean institutions. Andrew commenced his investment career in Canada progressing through a number of roles including product development, research an… Read full bio
Daniel Shulman, Shulman Advisory

Dan Shulman

CEO, Shulman Advisory

Dan Shulman started Shulman Advisory after nearly 15 years of experience with the Japanese energy market in a variety of roles, including establishment, licensing, and operation of electricity retail companies. He uses his rich experience in the coun… Read full bio

Gregory Smith

President and Chief Executive Officer, InstarAGF Asset Management

Gregory Smith brings more than 20 years of experience in the investment, operation, acquisition, and financing of public and private infrastructure, real estate, power, and utility businesses. Prior to founding InstarAGF, Gregory was Managing Partner… Read full bio
Todd Smith, Partners Group

Todd Smith

Private Infrastructure Americas, Member of Management, Partners Group

Todd Smith is part of the Private Infrastructure Americas business unit, based in New York. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the firm's portfolio companies Fermaca and Seabras. He has been with Partners Group since 2011 and has twelve year… Read full bio
Jamie Storrow, Northleaf Capital Partners

Jamie Storrow

Managing Director, Northleaf Capital Partners

Jamie is co-head of Northleaf’s infrastructure investment program and is a member of the Investment Committee. Jamie is primarily responsible for transaction origination, due diligence and asset management of Northleaf’s infrastructure investments. J… Read full bio
Shane Swords IISEOUL20

Shane Swords

Managing Director and Head of Investor Relations, NextEnergy Capital

Shane is NextEnergy Capital’s Managing Director and Head of Investor Relations, where his responsibilities include relationships with all existing and potential investors that align with the companies investment strategies. Shane has over 20 years of… Read full bio

Shunsuke Tanahashi

Advisory Board Member of UNPRI Japan Network; Representative Director and President, Partners Group Japan

Shunsuke Tanahashi is Head of Partners Group's Tokyo office and Head of Partners Group Japan Kabushiki Kaisha, Client Solutions for Japan as part of the Asian Client Solutions business unit. He was a member of Expert Group Member of PRI in 2005, and… Read full bio
Yoshitaka Todoroki, Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF)

Yoshitaka Todoroki

Managing Director, Private Market Investment Department, Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF)

Yoshitaka Todoroki joined GPIF in March 2016, from Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management, where he led a newly established team that developed investment opportunities in the alternative space for clients mainly in Japanese pension industry. Before second… Read full bio

Mark Weisdorf

Managing Partner, Mark Weisdorf Associates

Mark Weisdorf is Managing Partner of Mark Weisdorf Associates, focusing on private equity and infrastructure investment strategies. He is Investment Committee Chair of Swiss-based IST3 Global Infrastructure Fund; and a Senior Advisor to Toronto-based… Read full bio
Jerry Yeo IISEOUL20

Jerry Yeo

Head of Investment Team 2, DB Life Insurance

Jun Ho(Jerry) Yeo has joined DB Insurance company(Casualty Insurance) in June 2011. After that, he transferred to DB Life Insurance Company last August. He is responsible for all general account investment in DB Life Insurance. He covers all ALM asse… Read full bio
Seong Oh Yeom Korea Ratings

Seong Oh Yeom

Managing Director, Korea Ratings

Since joining Korea Ratings in 2000, Seong Oh Yeom has been conducting business feasibility studies in the fields of corporate acquisition finance, real estate finance, infrastructure and energy. Prior to joining Korea Ratings, he worked as an audito… Read full bio

Eugene Zhuchenko

Managing Director, ETORE Advisory

Eugene Zhuchenko has 20 years of infrastructure experience. Prior to founding ETORE Advisory, he was the CEO of Long Term Infrastructure Investors Association, managed an infrastructure portfolio at APG Asset Management, led M&A projects at APM T… Read full bio
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2020 Agenda

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Agenda

Day 1 - Monday 7th

Online networking and virtual event
06:00 - 23:59

Online networking starts at 06:00 on 7th September and ends at 23:59 on 11th September

11:00 - 12:00

Interactive Roundtable: Tokyo LP Networking (For all II Tokyo's LP Only)

Takahiro Kato

“Birds of a feather” is the virtual equivalent of a breakout or roundtable at a traditional conference, you will be face-to-face with likeminded peers and a specialist moderator to push forward the asset class.

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Takahiro Kato

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

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14:00 - 15:00

Interactive Roundtable: Core Infrastructure (For all II Seoul's attendees)

Jeffrey Altman

“Birds of a feather” is the virtual equivalent of a breakout or roundtable at a traditional conference, you will be face-to-face with likeminded peers and a specialist moderator to push forward the asset class.

Jeffrey Altman, Finadvice

Jeffrey Altman

Senior Advisor, Finadvice

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15:00 - 15:30

News and data showcase

Agenda

Day 2 - Tuesday 8th

Virtual event - Infrastructure Investor Seoul Summit
07:00 - 08:55

Sponsor networking

08:30 - 08:40

Tutorial in English

Followed by Live Q&A (In English)

08:30 - 08:40

Tutorial in Korean

Followed by Live Q&A (In Korean)

08:55 - 09:00

PEI welcome and chairman’s opening remarks

09:00 - 09:50

Keynote Panel: How should investors adjust their strategies in a downturn?

Mark Weisdorf, Cyril Cabanes, Jamie Storrow, Ryan Chua
  • How is the current crisis affecting the investment landscape and GPs strategies?
  • How should Korean investors invest and deploy capital in a covid-19 world?
  • Which still prove attractive despite the current downturn?

Followed by interactive Q&A session

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Mark Weisdorf

Managing Partner, Mark Weisdorf Associates

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Cyril Cabanes

Managing Director, Infrastructure, Asia Pacific, CDPQ Singapore

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Jamie Storrow, Northleaf Capital Partners

Jamie Storrow

Managing Director, Northleaf Capital Partners

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Ryan Chua

Managing Director, Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners

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09:50 - 10:35

Panel: Accelerating the energy transition through the current crisis

Eugene Zhuchenko, Moonkyung (Moon) Kim, Tim Michalas, Shane Swords, Tony Clamp
  • How have renewables performed throughout the pandemic? Is it proving resilient?
  • How to find good returns in developed markets given the recent erosion of subsidies?
  • Investing in emerging renewables markets – which geographies and sectors are of key interest?

Followed by interactive Q&A session

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Eugene Zhuchenko

Managing Director, ETORE Advisory

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Moonkyung (Moon) Kim

Managing Director, Peony Investments

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Tim MIchalas IISEOUL20

Tim Michalas

Private Infrastructure Asia, Member of Management, Partners Group

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Shane Swords IISEOUL20

Shane Swords

Managing Director and Head of Investor Relations, NextEnergy Capital

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Tony Clamp

Director, Private Sector Facility, Green Climate Fund

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10:35 - 11:05

Networking Chatrooms

10:35 - 11:05

Interactive Roundtables (Session 1: Infrastructure Debt)

Yusun Chung
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Yusun Chung

Director - Private Assets, Schroders Korea

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10:35 - 11:05

Interactive Roundtables (Session 2: Mid-market Infrastructure)

Luke Chun
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Luke Chun

Managing Director, TransPacific Group (Asia)

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11:05 - 11:55

Panel: Korea’s investment experts analyse trends, markets and capital flows

DonGhi Park, Seong Oh Yeom, Heejun Park, Hyungjoo(Bryan) Jin
  • What are the key infrastructure trends and changes in capital flows viewed by Korean professionals? How has Covid-19 affected their strategies?
  • Understanding the role of Korean asset managers in the market
  • Preferences for Inbound vs Outbound sectors – does the former remain a niche strategy play?

Followed by interactive Q&A session

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DonGhi Park

Division Head of Energy & Infrastructure, Kiwoom Asset Management

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Seong Oh Yeom Korea Ratings

Seong Oh Yeom

Managing Director, Korea Ratings

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Heejun Park IISEOUL20

Heejun Park

President and Chief Executive Officer, Energy Innovation Partners

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Hyungjoo(Bryan) Jin IISEOUL20

Hyungjoo(Bryan) Jin

Head of Alternative Investment Division / Managing Director, Hana Financial Investment

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11:55 - 12:40

Panel: The growing importance of infrastructure debt in the insurance firm portfolio

Scott Lawrence, Jae Hyung Kwon, Nick Cleary, Anish Butani
  • Has the current crisis elevated the importance of infrastructure debt as part of the portfolio?
  • Has appetite risen amongst Korean investors? What drives their investment?
  • Which are the main risks that investors need to keep in mind when investing in this asset class?

Followed by interactive Q&A session

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Scott Lawrence

Partner, Glennmont Partners

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Jae Hyung Kwon

Head of South and North Asia (ex Japan), Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency

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Nick Cleary IISEOUL20

Nick Cleary

Partner, Vantage Infrastructure

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Anish Butani IISEOUL20

Anish Butani

Director, Private Markets, bfinance

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12:40 - 13:10

Networking Chatrooms

12:40 - 13:10

Interactive Roundtables: Lunch networking (Session 1: PPPs)

Audrey Jihye Choi
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Audrey Jihye Choi

Head of Infrastructure Team, Korea Transportation Asset Management

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12:40 - 13:10

Interactive Roundtables: Lunch networking (Session 2: Energy)

Tae Ahn
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Tae Ahn

Member of Management, Partners Group

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13:10 - 14:00

Break

14:00 - 14:30

Presentation: Driving value creation in fibre infrastructure

Mauricio Bolana

Followed by interactive Q&A session

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Mauricio Bolana

Partner, Antin Infrastructure Partners

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14:30 - 15:00

Presentation: Infra Debt: an all-weather solution?

Jerome Neyroud

Followed by interactive Q&A session

Jerome Neyroud IISEOUL20

Jerome Neyroud

Head of Infrastructure Debt, Schroders

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15:00 - 15:35

Keynote LP Interview: LOTTE Insurance

Janghwan Lee, Bruno Alves

Followed by interactive Q&A session

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Janghwan Lee

Managing Director, Financial Investment Group Head, LOTTE Insurance

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Bruno Alves

Senior Editor, Infrastructure Investor

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15:35 - 16:05

Networking Chatrooms

15:35 - 16:05

Interactive Roundtables (Session1 : European Infrastructure)

Brian Kwon, Gwenola Chambon, Mounir Corm
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Brian Kwon

Senior Manager, Korea, Natixis

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Gwenola Chambon

Chief Executive Officer and Founding Partner, Vauban Infrastructure Partners

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Mounir Corm

Deputy Chief Executive Officer - Founding Partner, Vauban Infrastructure Partners

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15:35 - 16:05

Interactive Roundtables (Session 2: Digital Infrastructure)

Wilson Chung
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Wilson Chung

Principal, Digital Colony

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16:05 - 16:35

Presentation: Hydrogen Strategies – how they interact with renewables?

Georg Obert

Followed by interactive Q&A session

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Georg Obert

Managing Director, wpd-invest

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16:35 - 17:25

Panel: Korean LP’s take on the current market

Andrew Shin, Jinho Lee, Seok Won Lee, Jerry Yeo
  • How have Korean LPs investing strategies been affected by Covid-19? How are they adjusting their investment strategies?
  • How much of a concern is the amount of dry powder we have in the market to LPs?
  • How do Korean LPs evaluate and rate their infrastructure GP relationships so far?

Followed by interactive Q&A session

Andrew Shin

Andrew Shin

Head of Investments (Korea), Willis Towers Watson

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Jinho Lee

Head of Global Real Assets, Postal Savings, Korea Post

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Seok Won Lee

Investment Manager, POBA

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Jerry Yeo IISEOUL20

Jerry Yeo

Head of Investment Team 2, DB Life Insurance

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17:25 - 18:25

Networking Chatrooms

“Birds of a feather” is the virtual equivalent of a breakout or roundtable at a traditional conference, you will be face-to-face with likeminded peers and a specialist moderator to push forward the asset class – you decide what the topics will cover!

17:25 - 17:55

Interactive Roundtables (Session 2: Korean Renewables)

Moonkyung (Moon) Kim
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Moonkyung (Moon) Kim

Managing Director, Peony Investments

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Agenda

Day 3 - Wednesday 9th

Virtual event - Infrastructure Investor Japan Korea Week
11:00 - 12:00

Interactive Roundtable: Seoul LP Networking (For II Seoul's LP Only)

14:00 - 15:00

Interactive Roundtable: Investment strategies during Covid-19 (For all II Tokyo's attendees)

Nicole Douglas

“Birds of a feather” is the virtual equivalent of a breakout or roundtable at a traditional conference, you will be face-to-face with likeminded peers and a specialist moderator to push forward the asset class.

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Nicole Douglas

Head of Investor Research, PEI

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15:00 - 15:30

News and data showcase

Agenda

Day 4 - Thursday 10th

Virtual event - Infrastructure Investor Tokyo Summit
08:00 - 08:30

Tutorial in English followed by Q&A

08:00 - 08:30

Tutorial in Japanese followed by Q&A

08:50 - 09:00

PEI welcome and chairman’s opening remarks

09:00 - 09:55

Keynote Panel: How should Japanese LPs best invest in a time of crisis?

Mark Weisdorf, Andreas Huber, John Jackman, Gregory Smith
  • How has Covid-19 changed the infrastructure investing landscape?
  • Core vs Core Plus vs Value Add – what are the best investment strategies to deploy in the current environment given the pandemics impact on infrastructure markets?
  • Does greenfield now present a better opportunity for investors on a risk adjusted return basis compared to brownfield?
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Mark Weisdorf

Managing Partner, Mark Weisdorf Associates

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Andreas Huber

Partner, Vice Chairman Asia Pacific, EQT Partners

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John Jackman

Managing Director, Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners

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Gregory Smith

President and Chief Executive Officer, InstarAGF Asset Management

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09:55 - 10:20

Keynote Presentation: Japan Post Bank

Hideya Sadanaga
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Hideya Sadanaga

Senior Managing Director and Head of Private Equity Investment Department, Japan Post Bank

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10:20 - 10:40

Presentation: Core infra : resilient assets in turbulent times

Harry Seekings
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Harry Seekings

Co-Head of Infrastructure, InfraRed Capital Partners

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10:40 - 11:10

Networking Chatrooms

10:40 - 11:10

Interactive Roundtables (Session 1: Infrastructure Sectors)

Mark Weisdorf

“Birds of a feather” is the virtual equivalent of a breakout or roundtable at a traditional conference, you will be face-to-face with likeminded peers and a specialist moderator to push forward the asset class.

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Mark Weisdorf

Managing Partner, Mark Weisdorf Associates

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10:40 - 11:10

Interactive Roundtables (Session 2: North American Infrastructure)

Maki Mitsui

“Birds of a feather” is the virtual equivalent of a breakout or roundtable at a traditional conference, you will be face-to-face with likeminded peers and a specialist moderator to push forward the asset class.

Maki Mitsui, Carlyle

Maki Mitsui

Managing Director - Investor Relations, The Carlyle Group

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11:10 - 12:05

Panel: Deal sourcing, investing and exiting the mid-market in the Covid-19 era

Eugene Zhuchenko, Gwenola Chambon, Stephen Dowd, Jamie Storrow
  • How has the mid-market investment proposition changed in the last 6 months?
  • What are GPs current interpretations and definitions of the mid-market?
  • What are the current challenges in the mid-market infra space GPs face, in terms of deal sourcing / operation and exit?
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Eugene Zhuchenko

Managing Director, ETORE Advisory

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Gwenola Chambon

Chief Executive Officer and Founding Partner, Vauban Infrastructure Partners

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Stephen Dowd

Partner, CBRE Caledon Capital Management

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Jamie Storrow, Northleaf Capital Partners

Jamie Storrow

Managing Director, Northleaf Capital Partners

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12:05 - 12:25

Presentation: An update from the wind industry

Helge Rau
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Helge Rau

Head of M&A, wpd AG

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12:25 - 13:15

Panel: How do Japan’s most active LP’s view fund managers?

Takako Koizumi, Hisamitsu Iida, Takeshi Ito, Masaaki Kusano, Yasuhiro Ono
  • What is the current process by which LPs select their GPs? Has this been affected by the current pandemic?
  • What kind of GP do LPs think is competitive? Large cap vs Mid-Size. Has this changed since the crisis?
  • With a recession coming, how do LPs prepare for this within their investment strategy?
  • How do LPs monitor ESG and how have they implemented their ESG policy?
Takako Koizumi, Mitsui & Co. Alternative Investments

Takako Koizumi

Executive Director, Head of Infrastructure and Real Estate Investment, Investment Management Department, Mitsui & Co. Alternative Investments

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Hisamitsu Iida, Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Insurance

Hisamitsu Iida

Section Manager, Investment & Loan Department, Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Insurance

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Takeshi Ito

Senior Investment Officer & Chief Operation Officer, AISIN Employees' Pension Fund

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Masaaki Kusano

Deputy General Manager, Foreign Equity & Alternative Investment Department, Nippon Life Insurance Company

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Yasuhiro Ono

Director, Japan Post Bank

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13:15 - 14:10

Networking Chatrooms

13:35 - 14:10

Interactive Roundtables (Session 1: Infrastructure Debt)

Shuji Hatsukaiwa

“Birds of a feather” is the virtual equivalent of a breakout or roundtable at a traditional conference, you will be face-to-face with likeminded peers and a specialist moderator to push forward the asset class – you decide what the topics will cover!

Shuji, Hatsukaiwa, Schroders

Shuji Hatsukaiwa

Head of Alternative Sales and Product, Schroders Investment Management

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13:35 - 14:10

Interactive Roundtables (Session 2: Digital Infrastructure)

Wilson Chung

“Birds of a feather” is the virtual equivalent of a breakout or roundtable at a traditional conference, you will be face-to-face with likeminded peers and a specialist moderator to push forward the asset class – you decide what the topics will cover!

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Wilson Chung

Principal, Digital Colony

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14:10 - 14:50

Panel: Investing in digital infrastructure – a winning sector in uncertain times?

Jingjing Bai, Jon Mauck, Lachmi-Niwas (LN) Sadani, Todd Smith
  • What exactly is digital infrastructure and why is it so appealing at the current time?
  • What role does Infratech play in digital infrastructure?
  • What are the similarities and differences between digital and core infrastructure?
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Jingjing Bai

Advisor, Bfinance

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Jon Mauck, Digital Colony

Jon Mauck

Managing Director

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Lachmi-Niwas (LN) Sadani

Founder and Managing Partner, Lensbridge Capital

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Todd Smith, Partners Group

Todd Smith

Private Infrastructure Americas, Member of Management, Partners Group

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14:50 - 15:10

Presentation: Infra Debt: an all-weather solution?

Jerome Neyroud
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Jerome Neyroud

Head of Infrastructure Debt, Schroders

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15:10 - 15:35

Presentation: Driving value creation in fibre infrastructure

Mauricio Bolana
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Mauricio Bolana

Partner, Antin Infrastructure Partners

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15:35 - 16:05

Networking Chatrooms

15:35 - 16:05

Interactive Roundtables (Session 1: Infrastructure Debt)

Ken Kodaira

“Birds of a feather” is the virtual equivalent of a breakout or roundtable at a traditional conference, you will be face-to-face with likeminded peers and a specialist moderator to push forward the asset class.

Ken Kodaira, Carlyle

Ken Kodaira

Managing Director - Investor Relations, The Carlyle Group

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15:35 - 16:05

Interactive Roundtables (Session 2: Asset Management)

Shunsuke Tanahashi

“Birds of a feather” is the virtual equivalent of a breakout or roundtable at a traditional conference, you will be face-to-face with likeminded peers and a specialist moderator to push forward the asset class.

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Shunsuke Tanahashi

Advisory Board Member of UNPRI Japan Network; Representative Director and President, Partners Group Japan

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16:05 - 16:50

Panel: Investing in the energy transition: Is Covid-19 accelerating the global transformation to sustainable energy?

Jeffrey Altman, Joost Bergsma, Ayaka Fujiwara, Pooja Goyal
  • Is the Covid19 pandemic accelerating the global transformation to sustainable energy?
  • What role can corporate PPAs can play in the current environment?
  • Investing in emerging renewables markets – which geographies and sectors are of key interest?
Jeffrey Altman, Finadvice

Jeffrey Altman

Senior Advisor, Finadvice

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Joost Bergsma

Chief Executive Officer and Managing Partner, Glennmont Partners

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Ayaka Fujiwara, Green Climate Fund

Ayaka Fujiwara

Climate Investment Specialist, Green Climate Fund

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Pooja Goyal, The Carlyle Group

Pooja Goyal

Partner and head of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, The Carlyle Group

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16:50 - 17:30

Keynote Fireside Chat: Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF)

Yoshitaka Todoroki, Bruno Alves

Yoshitaka Todoroki, Managing Director, Head of Private Equity, Private Market Investment Department, Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF) interviewed by Bruno Alves, Senior Editor, Infrastructure Investor

Yoshitaka Todoroki, Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF)

Yoshitaka Todoroki

Managing Director, Private Market Investment Department, Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF)

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Bruno Alves

Senior Editor, Infrastructure Investor

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17:30 - 18:00

Networking Chatrooms

17:10 - 17:40

Interactive Roundtables (Session 1: Core Infrastructure)

Anish Butani

“Birds of a feather” is the virtual equivalent of a breakout or roundtable at a traditional conference, you will be face-to-face with likeminded peers and a specialist moderator to push forward the asset class.

Anish Butani IISEOUL20

Anish Butani

Director, Private Markets, bfinance

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18:00 - 23:59

Sponsor networking and private meetings open until midnight

Agenda

Day 5 - Friday 11th

Virtual event - Infrastructure Investor Tokyo Summit
19:00 - 09:00

Sponsor networking

09:00 - 09:35

Day 2 Keynote presentation: Supporting Future Networks: Convergence in Digital Infrastructure

Marc Ganzi
Marc Ganzi, Digital Colony

Marc Ganzi

Chief Executive Officer, Digital Colony

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09:35 - 10:30

Panel: The growing importance of infrastructure debt in the investor portfolio

Daniel Kemp, Nick Cleary, Toru Inoue, Erik Savi
  • Given the impact of the crisis, are we seeing increased demand for infrastructure debt funds in the market?
  • How does infra debt compare with other fixed income classes such as corporate debt?
  • Are there any downsides to investing in debt in the current environment?
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Daniel Kemp

Superfunds Correspondent, Infrastructure Investor

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Nick Cleary IISEOUL20

Nick Cleary

Partner, Vantage Infrastructure

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Toru Inoue

Vice President, Goldman Sachs

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Erik Savi, The Carlyle Group

Erik Savi

Managing Director and Global Head of Carlyle Infrastructure Credit, The Carlyle Group

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10:30 - 11:00

Presentation: Global PPP/Concession Infrastructure: Market Overview and Outlook

Gershon Cohen
Gershon Cohen, Aberdeen Standard Investments

Gershon Cohen

Global Head of Infrastructure Funds – Concession Infrastructure, Aberdeen Standard Investments

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11:00 - 11:30

Networking Chatrooms

11:00 - 11:30

Interactive Roundtables (Session 1: ESG)

Kim Schumacher

“Birds of a feather” is the virtual equivalent of a breakout or roundtable at a traditional conference, you will be face-to-face with likeminded peers and a specialist moderator to push forward the asset class.

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Kim Schumacher

Lecturer in Sustainable Finance and ESG, Tokyo Institute of Technology

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11:00 - 11:30

Interactive Roundtables (Session 2: PPP/ Concession infrastructure)

Jiro Hamaguchi

“Birds of a feather” is the virtual equivalent of a breakout or roundtable at a traditional conference, you will be face-to-face with likeminded peers and a specialist moderator to push forward the asset class.

Jiro Hamaguchi, Aberdeen Standard Investments

Jiro Hamaguchi

Head of Japanese Institutional Product Strategy, Aberdeen Standard Investments

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11:00 - 11:30

Interactive Roundtables (Session 3: Japanese Offshore Wind)

Tamio Kani
Tamio Kani, wpd

Tamio Kani

Representative Director & President, wpd Japan KK

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11:30 - 12:15

Panel: Has covid-19 damaged Japan’s domestic infrastructure market for the long term?

Miho Nakagawa, Takanori Fukushima, Morimasa  Matsuda, Kanna Mihara
  • Current overview and status of the Japanese infrastructure market
  • From 5G to PPPs and renewables, where are the emerging domestic opportunities?
  • Impact of Covid-19 and lack of deal flow, how much of a concern should this be to investors?
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Miho Nakagawa

Deputy Editor, Infrastructure Business JAPAN, Innovation Promotion Center

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Takanori Fukushima

General Manager, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Research Institute

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Morimasa  Matsuda

President & Chief Executive Officer, Daiwa Energy & Infrastructure

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Kanna Mihara

Senior Vice President, Private Capital Markets Japan, Macquarie Capital

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12:15 - 13:05

Panel: Will fundraising ever be the same again? Engaging first-time investors during and after the pandemic

Kazuo Nishimura, Takahiro Kato, Akihito Nagata, Keisuke Okano
  • Understanding the do’s and don’ts of fundraising in Japan. What should GPs be aware of?
  • What are new LPs priorities and concerns when looking at the asset class? How to best engage with LPs when in person meetings are difficult?
  • The role of the gatekeeper in the monitoring process, how do they help select and monitor GPs?
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Kazuo Nishimura

Chief Product Strategist, Nomura Funds Research and Technologies

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Takahiro Kato

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

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Akihito Nagata

Chief Portfolio Manager, Nissay Asset Management

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Keisuke Okano

Associate Director, Alternative Investments Team, ORIX Life Insurance Corporation

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13:05 - 14:00

Networking Chatrooms

13:05 - 14:00

Interactive Roundtables (Session 1: Japanese infrastructure Investing opportunities beyond offshore wind)

Kanna Mihara

“Birds of a feather” is the virtual equivalent of a breakout or roundtable at a traditional conference, you will be face-to-face with likeminded peers and a specialist moderator to push forward the asset class – you decide what the topics will cover!

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Kanna Mihara

Senior Vice President, Private Capital Markets Japan, Macquarie Capital

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13:05 - 14:00

Interactive Roundtables [Session 2: LP Lounge (For II Tokyo LPs Only)]

“Birds of a feather” is the virtual equivalent of a breakout or roundtable at a traditional conference, you will be face-to-face with likeminded peers and a specialist moderator to push forward the asset class – you decide what the topics will cover!

14:00 - 23:59

Sponsor networking

06:00 - 23:59

Private meetings close – extended networking and on-demand access to content remains open until March 31st 2021.

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JOIN THE NEW ERA OF INFRASTRUCTURE FUNDRAISING

Valuable connections and unlimited fundraising opportunities from wherever you are

With one simple ticket purchase, you can supercharge your fundraising in Asia by gaining one-click access to Asia’s two powerhouse LP bases through our immersive virtual platform.

Japan Korea Week full access

Purchase a full access ticket to Japan Korea Week to create valuable connections with Japanese and Korean LPs from wherever you are.

Includes:

  • Access to the all Japan Korea Week attendees from across the globe
  • Access to leading Korean and Japanese LPs across the two Summits
  • Access to 3 days of premium content until the end of 2020
  • 5-day virtual networking with leaders in global infrastructure investment
  • Contact Japan Korea Week attendees before, during and after the event

Seoul Summit access

Gain access to influential Korean LPs at the 3rd annual Seoul Summit on 8 September.

Includes:

  • Access to Korea’s infrastructure investor community
  • Access to leading Korean LPs
  • Access to 1 day of premium content until the end of 2020
  • 5-day virtual networking with leaders in global infrastructure investment
  • Contact Seoul Summit attendees before, during and after the event utilising our new and improved event app

Tokyo Summit access

Gain access to influential Japanese LPs at the 6th annual Tokyo Summit on 10-11 September.

Includes:

  • Access to Japan’s infrastructure investor community
  • Access to leading Japanese LPs
  • Access to 2 days of premium content
  • 5-day virtual networking with leaders in global infrastructure investment
  • Contact Tokyo Summit attendees before, during and after the event

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Why join the virtual experience?

You can navigate the interactive virtual conference through one-click access from the comfort of your time zone, on your device. Watch the content in real-time or on-demand and enjoy extended networking running from 7-11 September.

Private networking without borders

Launch your fundraising campaign in Japan and Korea through the extensive networking platform which allows you to book unlimited 1-on-1 video meetings with Japanese and Korean LPs speakers and global attendees in virtual meeting rooms. Risk-free, safe connections to advance your business plans.

Maximise your time, maximise your returns

By going virtual, you can build the same personal connections with Japanese and Korean LPs whilst saving yourself valuable time that ensures you are only focusing on what is most important to your business.

Talk to headline speakers

Learn the strategies, investment preferences, and more from our headline speakers by joining fireside chat sessions with keynotes, major Japanese and Korean LP speakers, and global leaders of infrastructure.

Themed discussions with specialists

Moderated by infrastructure’s leaders, Infrastructure Investor brings you opportunities to join in-depth discussions focused on trends, strategies, assets and many more. Knowledge-share with regional leaders and advance your investment and fundraising strategies.

Communicate without language barriers

All premium content will be bilingual –Korean and English or Japanese and English– to ensure you gain the maximum insight available. With virtual pass, you can access the content after the event until 31 March 2021.

First access to industry-shifting Insights

Access headline speakers’ presentations directly after the sessions to enact the learnings from the session straight away.

Early access to bespoke LP profiles

Platinum subscribers can download LP profile before the conference and know their appetite ahead of connecting with them in our virtual face-to-face networking.

All content on-demand, when you need it

Replay the agenda items most relevant to you at your convenience to ensure you don’t miss a second of the content no matter which time zone you are in.

 

Join the new era of Networking

 

The virtual conference will give you greater access to, and interactivity with, LPs and peers than ever before through extended networking and premium on-demand content available until 31 March 2021.Download overview here.

Complimentary session – learn how to fundraise from Japanese LPs

Learn how to fundraise with Japanese LPs in a complimentary session on Bridging the cultural divide: Best practices when fundraising with Japanese LPs. On 26 August, Hamilton Lane, Park Hill Group and Shulman Advisory shared how Japanese LPs expect to be communicated with in a covid-19 world.

View the full session today and explore the Infrastructure Investor Japan Korea Week virtual experience. While we cannot be together on the ground in Tokyo, this session will highlight how attending the virtual conference will allow you to continue securing allocations from Asia’s largest LPs in 2020 and beyond.

Explore virtual experience today to continue your fundraising in 2020

Bridging the cultural divide: Best practices when fundraising with Japanese LPs

  • What cultural considerations need to be taken into account when approaching Japanese LPs? What are the do’s and dont’s in terms of communication?
  • How has Covid-19 impacted cross cultural communications? What is the new normal?
  • How can Japanese investors best engage with new potential foreign partners in the Covid-19 era?

Katsushi Sakurai
Principal
Hamilton Lane


Kallan Resnick
Managing Director
Park Hill Group

Dan Shulman
Chief Executive Officer
Shulman Advisory

Unrivalled access to the global infrastructure community

Infrastructure Investor is committed to connecting the global infrastructure community so businesses can continue as normally as possible during abnormal conditions.

Infrastructure Investor Global Passport holders will have access to the asset class’s most influential decision-makers across the world.

The Global Passport includes a ticket to five of Infrastructure Investor’s industry-leading virtual events. This includes the Infrastructure Investor Global Summit Online, a virtual edition of the no.1 event in the industry.

Five unique events, one Global Passport

The Infrastructure Investor Global Passport gives your unfiltered access to the decision-makers attending Infrastructure Investor’s five industry-leading events. Connect with investors through the passport up until February 2021.

II Seoul Summit Virtual

8 September
Meet Korean investors exploring global opportunities

II Tokyo Summit

10-11 September
Connect with Japanese capital on global infrastructure

12-15 October
Today’s leaders. Tomorrow’s infrastructure. The Global Summit

II Asia Summit

30 November – 2 December
Join Asia’s no.1 meeting place for infrastructure investors

II New York Summit

2-3 December
Meet investors looking for North American opportunities