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Japanese capital for global infrastructure

The 6th annual Infrastructure Investor Tokyo Forum took place on 7-11 September 2020.

As the #1 virtual meeting place for global infrastructure leaders to secure capital allocations from Japanese LPs, you can gain greater access than ever before through our immersive platform with increased visibility, extended face-to-face networking with regional LPs, global peers, and premium content available until the end of 2020.

The Infrastructure Investor Tokyo Forum 2021 will present you with even more opportunities for networking, insightful discussions and much more through Global Passport. Stay tuned!

Exchange ideas and discuss future allocations with GPIF

KEYNOTE
Yoshitaka Todoroki
Managing Director, Head of infrastructure
Private Market Investment Department
Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF)

The interactive LP fireside chat with Yoshitaka Todoroki, GPIF was lived from Tokyo. In the keynote presentation, Mr. Todoroki explained how they have adapted their strategies during covid and what they are now looking for in an investment partner.

2020 featured speakers:

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Interactive content and actionable insights

Engage in virtual networking programmes includes 1-to-1 video meetings, birds-of-a-feather 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 Japanese LP attendees

Connect, knowledge share with influential Japanese LPs even more at Tokyo Forum in April 2021.
Advantest Corporate Pension Fund
Aozora Bank
Asahi Mutual Life Insurance
AXA Life Insurance
Bank of Yokohama
Daido Life Insurance
DBJ Asset Management
DENSO Pension Fund
Hulic
Japan Co-Op Insurance Consumers' Co-Operative Federation
Japan Post Bank
Japan Post Insurance
Mitsubishi UFJ Lease and Finance
Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance
National Kyosai Federation of Japan Agricultural Cooperatives (ZENKYOREN)
Nippon Life Insurance
Nomura Trust And Banking
Orix Life Insurance
Pension Fund Association
Shimizu Corporation
Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Insurance
Sumitomo Life Insurance
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank
The Dai-ichi Life Insurance
The Gibraltar Life Insurance
Tokio Marine Asset Management
Tokyo Star Bank

Meet Japan’s largest community of Infrastructure leaders

CONNECT WITH INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTOR’S COMMUNITY IN THE NEW VIRTUAL MEETING PLACE

Redefine the conference experience

Maximise your time, maximise your returns

Extended private networking without borders

Talk to headline speakers in live Q&A sessions

All content on-demand, when you need it

Who's it for?

Investors

Discover the opportunities available in global infrastructure through knowledge-sharing with the world’s leading investment practitioners.

Fund managers

Secure your next capital allocation from Japanese investors through the Summit’s unrivalled networking opportunities.

Service providers

Demonstrate your skills and services to more than 350 senior global infrastructure investment professionals and grow your business.

What our delegates say

Mark Weisdorf

Managing Partner, Mark Weisdorf Associates

It is an effective and efficient way for senior participants in the industry – institutional investors, investment managers and financiers to discuss impo…

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Joost Bergsma

CEO, Glennmont Partners

The Tokyo conference is always highly topical and gives great overview of the Japan and global infra market dynamics.

Daniel Hu

China Everbright Limited

The Summit gives me a better understanding about Japanese LPs and what different GPs are doing in the global market.

Expand your network and fundraising horizons

Established as the leading infrastructure conference in Japan, the Summit will offer you access to the most influential domestic LPs allocating to all sectors of the asset class and 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 – whether you are joining from Tokyo or online you will enjoy unrivalled knowledge-sharing throughout the two days of content.

Meet the leading global infrastructure community

Accelerate your fundraising in Seoul and Tokyo

Demonstrate your unique value-add capabilities to LPs allocating capital to global infrastructure to turbocharge your fundraising in 2020 and beyond. Exchange ideas with prominent global GPs, developers, and strategic advisors to enhance your investment strategies across Japan, Asia, Europe, Australia, and the Americas.

2019 attendees:

AIMCo - Alberta Investment Management
AISIN Employees' Pension Fund
AMP
Antin Infrastructure Partners
ArcLight Capital Partners LLC
Asahi Mutual Life Insurance
Asset Management One Alternative Investments
AXA Life Insurance
Bank of Yokohama
BlackRock
BNP Paribas Asset Mangement Japan
Brookfield Asset Management
Cabinet Office of Japan
Carlyle Japan Equity Management
CDPQ Asia Pacific
Cresta Fund Management
Daido Life Insurance
Dai-ichi Life Insurance
DBJ Asset Management
DENSO Pension Fund
Development Bank of Japan
EQT Partners Asia
EY
Generali Global Infrastructure
Global Infrastructure Hub
Global Infrastructure Partners
Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF)
GPSS Holdings
Hitachi Rail
IFM Investors
InfraRed Capital Partners
InstarAGF Asset Management
Japan Post Insurance
King & Spalding
KKR Capital Markets Japan
Mainstream Renewable Power
Mitsubishi Corporation Asset Management
Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking
Mitsui & Co. Alternative Investments
Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency, The World Bank Group
NIIF
Nippon Life Insurance
Nissay Asset Management Corp
OMERS Infrastructure Management
OMFIF
Orix Life Insurance Corporation
Osaka Shoko Shinkin Bank
Pension Fund Association for Local Govrnment Officials
QIC
Shinsei Bank
Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Insurance
Sumitomo Life Insurance
Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management
Sumitomo Mitsui DS Asset Management
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank
The Dai-ichi Life Insurance
Tokio Marine Asset Management
Tokyo University of Science
West Japan Machinery Pension Fund

Agenda

For any enquiries, please contact Andrew Wolff at andrew.w@peimedia.com

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Day 1 - Monday 7th

Online networking starts
00:00 - 23:59

Online networking starts

Agenda

Day 2 - Tuesday 8th

Online networking
00:00 - 23:59

Online networking (see also Infrastructure Investor Seoul Summit)

Agenda

Day 3 - Wednesday 9th

Online networking
00:00 - 23:59

Online networking

Agenda

Day 4 - Thursday 10th

Online event
08:00 - 08:50

Registration and coffee

08:50 - 09:00

PEI welcome and chairman’s opening remarks

Mark Weisdorf
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Mark Weisdorf

Managing Partner, Mark Weisdorf Associates

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09:00 - 09:50

Keynote Panel: Infrastructure investing 2020: The models of infrastructure investing compared

Mark Weisdorf, Cyril Cabanes, Andreas Huber, John Jackman, Sion Jones, Gregory Smith
  • Core vs Core Plus vs Value Add – what are the best investment strategies to deploy in the current environment?
  • Rising competition for deals, how is this affecting the landscape?
  • Does greenfield now present a better opportunity for investors on a risk adjusted return basis compared to brownfield?
  • The importance of ESG and rising ESG standards in the investment process
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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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Andreas Huber

Partner, Vice Chairman Asia Pacific, EQT Partners

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John Jackman

Managing Director, Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners

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Sion Jones

Chief Operating Officer, Equitix

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Gregory Smith

President and Chief Executive Officer, InstarAGF Asset Management

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09:50 - 10:20

Keynote Presentation

10:20 - 10:40

Presentation

Harry Seekings
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Harry Seekings

Co-Head of Infrastructure, InfraRed Capital Partners

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10:40 - 11:10

Coffee Break

11:10 - 12:00

Panel: Investing in the mid-market

Eugene Zhuchenko, Gwenola Chambon, Spence Clunie, Stephen Dowd, Jamie Storrow
  • What are GPs current interpretations and definitions of the mid-market?
  • What are the challenges in the mid-market infra space GPs face, in terms of deal sourcing / operation and exit?
  • What opportunities does it offer to the Japanese institutional investor?
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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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Spence Clunie

Managing Partner, Ancala

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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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12:00 - 12:20

Presentation: European infrastructure case study

Helge Rau
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Helge Rau

Head of M&A, wpd AG

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12:20 - 13:10

Panel: Meet the major Japanese LPs - preparing for the next wave of institutional capital

Takako Koizumi, Hisamitsu Iida, Masaaki Kusano, Yasuhiro Ono
  • What is the current process by which LPs select their GPs? Has this changed in recent years?
  • What kind of GP do LPs think is competitive? Large cap vs Mid-Size
  • With expectations of a recession coming, how do LPs prepare for this within their investment strategy?
  • How do LPs monitor from an ESG perspective 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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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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13:10 - 14:10

Break

14:10 - 14:50

Panel: Investing in digital infrastructure

Jingjing Bai, Livio Fenati, Takako Ishiyama
  • What exactly is digital infrastructure?
  • How does the role Infratech play into 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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Livio Fenati

Managing Director, Private Infrastructure Europe, Partners Group

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Takako Ishiyama

Senior Asset Manager, MC Digital Realty

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14:50 - 15:10

Presentation

Jerome Neyroud
Jerome Neyroud IISEOUL20

Jerome Neyroud

Head of Infrastructure Debt, Schroders

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15:10 - 15:30

Presentation

Mauricio Bolana
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Mauricio Bolana

Partner, Antin Infrastructure Partners

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15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break

16:00 - 16:40

Panel: Accelerating the energy transition

Jeffrey Altman, Joost Bergsma
  • Can you still get good returns in developed markets given the recent erosion of subsidies? How to find these returns?
  • What is the role that 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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16:40 - 17:10

Keynote Fireside Chat

Yoshitaka Todoroki
Yoshitaka Todoroki, Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF)

Yoshitaka Todoroki

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

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17:10 - 17:10

Close of day one

Agenda

Day 5 - Friday 11th

Online event
08:00 - 08:45

LP Breakfast Briefing (Invitation Only)

08:30 - 08:50

Registration and coffee

08:50 - 09:00

PEI welcome and chairman’s opening remarks

09:00 - 09:30

Day 2 Keynote presentation

09:30 - 10:15

Panel: The emergence of Infrastructure debt

Toru Inoue
  • Given the increased demand for infrastructure debt funds in the market, what is driving the interest in the asset class?
  • How does infra debt compare with other fixed income classes such as corporate debt?
  • Which are the main risks that investors need to keep in mind when investing in this asset class?
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Toru Inoue

Vice President, Goldman Sachs

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10:15 - 10:35

Presentation

Simon Eaves
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Simon Eaves

Managing Director, Head of Clean Energy Infrastructure, Europe, Capital Dynamics

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10:35 - 11:05

Coffee break

11:05 - 11:45

Panel: Japan’s Infrastructure market: opportunities and challenges

Miho Nakagawa, Morimasa  Matsuda, Kanna Mihara, Takanori Fukushima
  • Current overview and status of the Japanese infrastructure market
  • From 5G to PPPs and renewables, where are the emerging domestic opportunities?
  • 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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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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Takanori Fukushima

General Manager, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Research Institute

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11:45 - 12:25

Panel: The rising role of ESG in infrastructure investing

Kim Schumacher, Ryuichi Horie, Melannie Pyzik
  • How do we define ESG? Do differing interpretations of ESG present a challenge?
  • Why should ESG matter to Japanese investors?
  • What business factors can ESG activity have a positive impact on?
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Kim Schumacher

Lecturer in Sustainable Finance and ESG, Tokyo Institute of Technology

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Ryuichi Horie

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

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Melannie Pyzik

Managing Director, Argo Infrastructure Partners

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12:25 - 13:10

Panel: How to successfully fundraise with LPs new to infrastructure investing

Kazuo Nishimura, Kazuhiro Honjo, 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?
  • 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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Kazuhiro Honjo

Head of Multi Manager Investment Department, Tokio Marine 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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13:10 - 13:10

End of conference

00:00 - 23:59

Online networking closes at 24:00

Confirmed Speakers

For programme enquiry, please contact Mr Andrew Wolff at andrew.w@peimedia.com.

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

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

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

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

Livio Fenati

Managing Director, Private Infrastructure Europe, Partners Group

Livio Fenati is part of the European Private Infrastructure business unit, based in Zug. He has 25 years of industry experience. Prior to joining Partners Group, he worked at Atlantia as the Global Head of Corporate Development and previously he was… 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

Kazuhiro Honjo

Head of Multi Manager Investment Department, Tokio Marine Asset Management

Kazuhiro Honjo is Head of Multi Manager Investment Department at Tokio Marine Asset Management (TMAM). He started his career as an investment professional at TMAM in 1990. He appointed as the current position in 2009 to start multi-manager investment… Read full bio

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

Takako Ishiyama

Senior Asset Manager, MC Digital Realty

Takako Ishiyama is Senior Asset Manager with MC Digital Realty (joint venture between Mitsubishi Corporation and Digital Realty, formed in 2017) and is currently responsible for their Japan property portfolio, creating shareholder value by contributi… 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

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
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

Toru Masuda

Executive Manager, Fellow, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank

Mr. Toru Masuda, Executive Manager and Head of Private Equity of Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, joined the Bank in 1988. Prior to joining to the team in 2000, Mr. Masuda was responsible for managing corporate and emerging market investment portfolio for… 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

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

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

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

Melannie Pyzik

Managing Director, Argo Infrastructure Partners

Melannie has over 18 years of experience in unlisted infrastructure and infrastructure like strategies. Melannie holds a senior leadership role at Argo Infrastructure Partners, as a Managing Director, she is also a member of the Investment Committee.… 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

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

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
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
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

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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