AVCJ Private Equity & Venture Forum Japan 2023

The premier private equity & venture forum in Japan

The Conrad, Tokyo and online

28 Jun

Private debt: Finding the right strategies

The private debt proposition has always been predicated on filling the gap created by banks withdrawing from traditional lending. This may become even more pertinent in a challenging economic environment, but credit investors are also increasingly selective and mindful of downside protection and jurisdictional risk. An influx of sub-strategies – offered by specialists and multi-asset managers – means LPs have more access points than ever before. Our panellists share their views on how to navigate the market.

  • What is top-of-mind for credit investors right now?
  • How have credit strategies changed post-COVID-19?
  • Are special situations and distress opportunities emerging in greater number?
  • Are Japanese investors looking to access private credit in different ways?
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  • Speakers keyboard_arrow_down
    Chaim Estulin Co-Managing Editor, Asia Pacific DEBTWIRE Bio
    Karen Simeone Managing Director HARBOURVEST Bio
    Hiroaki Saito Chief Investment Officer - Private Investments ASSET MANAGEMENT ONE ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENTS, LTD. Bio
    Justin Ferrier Managing Partner-Navis Private Credit NAVIS Bio
    Barnaby Lyons Partner, Special Situations BAIN CAPITAL Bio