Global opportunities for investors in the DACH region

The PDI Germany forum delivers a unique networking & learning platform for investors from the DACH region and further afield.

Asset owners in Europe are increasingly turning towards private debt strategies in attempts to diversify and protect their portfolios as the credit cycle continues to stretch. This forum provides you with a timely opportunity to hear about global investment opportunities; learn from your peers about best practice, and prepare yourselves for the challenges that lie ahead in this evolving private debt market.

What to expect in 2020

More Institutional Investors

With an agenda that’s been shaped by LPs, for LPs, the forum will bring together 50+ investors from across Europe, particularly within the DACH region.

Engaging agenda

The conference will provide tangible takeaways for all attending – data-driven presentations from investors, fund manager case studies, audience roundtable discussions, fireside chats and more.

Increased investment opportunities

Whatever your preferred investment strategies, the PDI forum will bring you together with the debt managers best suited for you. Hear from them and build relationships in our uniquely relaxed & friendly networking setting.

Who will you meet at the forum?




Institutional Investors


Fund & Asset Managers

Current and previous investors include:

Aksia LLC
Allianz Global Investors
Alpha Associates AG
Argenthal Private Capital
Bayerische Versorgungskammer
BMW Group
Certior Capital Oy
European Investment Bank (EIB)
European Investment Fund (EIF)
Flick Family Office
HSBC Trinkaus and Burkhardt AG
HVB Pension Fund
ICP Capital
J. Safra Sarasin Asset Management (Europe) Ltd
Lebensversicherung von 1871 AG
Linde AG
Mandatum Life Insurance
Meketa Investment Group Inc
Minerva Stiftung
Oceano Advisors AG
Opticrest S.A
Pensionskasse Wacker Chemie
PERPETUAL Investors GmbH
Royaumont Foundation
SV SparkassenVersicherung Holding AG
Talanx Asset Management
UNIQA Capital Markets
Versorgungswerke Berlin (VGV Pension Scheme)
West Valley Capital
Willis Towers Watson
W&W Asset Management GmbH
YIELCO Investments AG

Testimonials from last year's forum:

Director, Alter Domus

Dirk Sanden

It is the quality and number of PD industry experts that makes the event so beneficial.

Senior Sales Director Alternatives, NN Investment Partners

Christian Gohlke

The conference is an excellent opportunity to meet with investors and network within the industry.

Managing Partner, ICA Institutional Capital Associates

Hans-Peter Dohr

The perfect forum in which to learn how investors, investment managers and my peers are tackling the many macroeconomic, investment, legal & regulatory issu…

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Sponsors in 2019 included:

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Agenda Opportunities

For more information on the agenda in 2020, please contact James Hatwell at or call +44 (0) 20 7566 5444.

Download the 2019 agenda here.

Speaking Opportunities

For more information on speaking in 2020, please contact James Hatwell at or call +44 (0) 20 7566 5444.


Download your copy of the 2019 agenda here.

Early confirmed sponsors

The Germany Forum offers a unique opportunity for organisations to raise their profile as a part of the premier meeting for German, Austrian and Swiss investors allocating to private debt.

For more information on available sponsorship opportunities in 2020 please contact Giulia Corsini at or call +44 (0) 203 994 7964.

View the 2020 sponsorship brochure.

To view the delegate list or for more information on sponsorship opportunities available in 2020 contact Giulia Corsini at or call +44 (0) 203 994 7964.

Why should you attend?




Institutional Investors


Fund & Asset Managers

  • Make connections with private and public pension funds, insurers, endowments, family offices & more – all types of institutional investors will be in attendance
  • Hear their unique views on various themes across the agenda – ranging from downturn preparedness to opportunities in emerging markets
  • Utilise the networking breaks to follow up with investors after their sessions, and ask the questions you had in mind in a private informal environment
  • Focused on fundraising? This is the perfect opportunity to introduce your fund & strategies to a global investor audience
  • Forge connections, leave impressions and build lasting relationships with 50+ active and prospective investors in private debt

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