AVCJ Private Equity & Venture Forum - Australia & New Zealand

The premier private equity & venture forum in Australia & New Zealand

Four Seasons Hotel, Sydney and Online

The 19th Annual AVCJ Private Equity & Venture Forum - Australia & New Zealand successfully took place in Sydney and online on 20-22 June.

The conference, which focused on finding and executing attractive deals and exits at a time of global market instability kicked off with a keynote session featuring The Hon. Ambassador Joe Hockey (Ret.), Founding Partner & President at Bondi Partners in conversation with Tim Sims, Managing Director - Buyout and Secure Assets, Capital Solutions, Gateway, Founding Partner at Pacific Equity Partners.

The forum also featured leading executives from QIC, Brookfield, Aware Super, IFM Investors, NZ Super Fund, Blackstone, HESTA, Australian Retirement Trust and Quadrant Private Equity speaking on a number of well-researched topics including the impact of macro conditions on the industry and finding defensive investments in the current environment, ESG and the roadmap to a net zero portfolio, the increasing cross-over of private equity and infrastructure, the rise of private wealth as LPs in funds, private debt strategies that offer the best opportunities in 2023, the next stage in venture capital and strategies LPs are employing for manager selection and portfolio balancing.

2022 Forum Demographics

540+
Attendees
280+
Organisations
220+
Limited Partners
60
Expert Speakers
14
Countries

LPs who attended this year:


  • 57 Stars LLC
  • ABCI
  • abrdn
  • Accenture Australia
  • Aceana Group
  • Active Super
  • Activus Investment Advisors
  • Adams Street Partners
  • Albourne Partners
  • Allianz Capital Partners
  • AlpInvest Partners Limited
  • AMP Ltd
  • Aozora Asia Pacific Finance
  • Ardian
  • Asia Alternatives
  • Asia Capital Group pcl
  • Asset Management One
  • Australian Catholic Schools Retirement Fund
  • Australian Government Future Fund
  • Australian Retirement Trust
  • Australian Unity Ltd
  • AustralianSuper
  • Aware Super
  • Axa Venture Partners
  • Axiom Asia Private Capital
  • BlackRock
  • ByteDance Ltd
  • BZ Capital
  • Cabot Capital Partners
  • Cambooya
  • Canada Pension Plan Investment Board
  • Candor Family Office
  • Capital Dynamics
  • Cbus Super
  • Challenger Limited
  • Click Ventures
  • Coller Capital
  • Commonwealth Superannuation Corporation
  • Crestone Wealth Management
  • DBJ Singapore (Development Bank of Japan)
  • EightRivers Group
  • Emanuel Whybourne
  • Escala Partners
  • Flexstone Partners
  • Freemont Capital
  • Frontier Advisors
  • Future Fund
  • Generali
  • Global Alternative Funds
  • Goldman Sachs Asset Management
  • Hamilton Lane
  • Hanwha Life Insurance
  • HarbourVest Partners (Asia)
  • HESTA
  • Hong Kong Monetary Authority
  • HQ Capital GmbH & Co KG
  • International Finance Corporation
  • JBWere
  • KB Securities
  • Koda Capital
  • Kumpulan Wang Persaraan (Diperbadankan)
  • LGT Capital Partners
  • Madad
  • MCP Asset Management
  • Mercer Alternatives AG
  • Minchin Moore
  • Mine Super
  • Mirae Asset Securities (HK)
  • MLC
  • Moonfare
  • MUFG Bank
  • Mutual Trust
  • NGS Super
  • North-East Private Equity
  • Northern Australia Infrastructure Fund
  • Northleaf Capital Partners
  • Novel Investment Partners
  • NZ Super Fund
  • Oak Sky Capital
  • OPTrust Private Markets Group
  • ORIX Corporation
  • Paddington St Finance
  • Pantheon Ventures
  • Partners Wealth Group
  • Pathway
  • Pavilion Capital
  • Pension Fund Association
  • Perpetual Private
  • Pictet
  • Pioneer Generation
  • Polar 993
  • Potentum Partners
  • Prime Value Asset Management
  • Pring Dean
  • Prisma Investment
  • Private Investor
  • QIC
  • Quentin Ayers
  • R.G. Withers
  • Rangatira Investments
  • REST
  • ROC Partners
  • Seidler Equity Partners
  • SEKSL
  • Shanghai Guoxin Investment
  • Shinhan Investment Bank
  • Shun Hing Capital
  • Spire Capital
  • StepStone
  • Sumitomo Corporation Asia & Oceania
  • Sumitomo Mitsui DS Asset Management
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank
  • TCorp
  • Tokyo Metropolitan Government
  • Top Tier Capital Partners
  • Transdale Investment Corp.
  • Unigestion
  • Uniting Financial Services
  • Vantage Asset Management
  • Vision Foundation
  • Walsh Bay Partners
  • Wilshire
  • Wilson Family Office
  • Yarra Capital Management

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AVCJ Australia & New Zealand Forum is now a CPD certified event.

10.5 CPD points can be claimed after attending the event

For further information on CPD accreditation please visit: www.cpduk.co.uk

Lead Sponsor

Asia Series Sponsor

Co-Sponsors

M&A Technology Sponsor

Exhibitor

GALA DINNER PARTNER

SUPPORTING ORGANISATIONS

NZ Private Capital Association

MEDIA PARTNER