HKVCA Brownbag Luncheon Talk: Middle Eastern Capital Raising Strategies for Asian Fund Managers

Limited Seats Available

Registration deadline:
June 25, 2024, 15:00 HKT

Check
Our check payable to the “Hong Kong Venture Capital and Private Equity Association Ltd” or “HKVCPEA Ltd”

Remittance (net of any bank charges)
Our payment slip of remittance (net of any bank charges) to the following bank account:
  • Bank: The Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited, Hong Kong, Head Office
  • Account name: Hong Kong Venture Capital And Private Equity Association Ltd
  • Account no.: 567-614755-001 (Swift code: HSBCHKHHHKH)
  • Please provide a payment slip for our records. All bank charges should be pre-paid.

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  • FPS E-mail: fps@hkvca.com.hk
  • Account name: Hong Kong Venture Capital And Private Equity Association Limited
  • Terms & Conditions
  • Registration must be followed by payment to secure your place. Registrations will be confirmed upon receipt of payment. Should you require an invoice, please contact us.
  • Cancellations must be made in writing at least 7 working days prior to the event. No refunds will be made thereafter.
  • Information is subject to change. The HKVCA retains the right to make changes as it deems necessary.
  • Seats are limited at first-come-first-served basis and priority will be given to HKVCA Members.
  • Free pass no shows will be charged full price.
  • Participants are hereby reminded that they are required to join the event at the beginning and remain until completion of the full event if they intend to claim all CPT (SFC licence) hours the event provided.
  • The Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (HKSFC) approved Hong Kong Venture Capital And Private Equity Association (“HKVCA”) as a Recognised Institution for Providing CPT (Continuous Professional Training). Registrants may claim CPT points on the captioned event if their employers consider this event as relevant to the functions performed by them. Registrants should note that their employers, as the corporate license holder of your SFC registration, are responsible for determining whether our courses/events satisfy CPT requirements.
  • Please inform us of any dietary requirements in advance. We cannot guarantee we can accommodate requirements requested on the day of the event. An additional charge may apply to accommodate special dietary requests.
  • No media registrations will be accepted for this event.
  • Registrants are reminded that slides produced by event speakers may not be available to attendees. Where slides are made available, only those who actually attend will have access to the slides and only upon completion of the event.
  • Please be advised that there will be no recording available for this event.
  • To avoid technical problems, online participants should log in to Zoom using the email address they provided when registering for the event, in case an online option is available.
  • Speakers' bios

    Kamar Jaffer

    Kamar Jaffer

    Partner, Dubai, A&O Shearman

    Kamar advises sponsors, managers, sovereign wealth funds (SWFs), institutional investors and family offices on structuring and establishing investment funds (including Shari’a compliant funds), fund investments, co-investments, segregated managed accounts, bespoke investment structures, joint ventures and cross-border M&A. Kamar’s experience spans a broad range of sectors including private equity, debt, technology, infrastructure, real estate, venture capital, hospitality and healthcare sectors.

    Prior to joining A&O Shearman, Kamar was Head of Legal for the Middle East and North Africa (including Turkey) for PineBridge Investments Middle East, a global multi-asset class manager, providing cross-jurisdictional legal advice across private equity, real estate and distribution of funds and global financial products.

    Jodi Norman

    Jodi Norman

    Partner, Dubai, A&O Shearman

    Jodi is the Regional Head of the Financial Services Regulatory Practice Group for Continental Europe, Middle East and Africa. Jodi has unrivalled knowledge across the full suite of regulations applicable in the UAE: UAE Central Bank law and regulation, UAE SCA law and regulation, ADGM law and regulation and DIFC law and regulation. This regional knowledge is supported by strong working knowledge and experience in UK/EU financial services law and regulation.

    Lorna Chen

    Lorna Chen

    Co-Managing Partner of Greater China and Regional Co-Head of Funds & Asset Management, Hong Kong, A&O Shearman

    Lorna is one of the most senior international lawyers in Asia who serves clients in the fund formation area, focusing on the structuring, restructuring, formation and operation of alternative investment products, including private equity funds, venture capital funds, real estate funds, hedge funds and funds of funds. Lorna has extensive experience in representing investors in making investments in private funds and co-investment projects around the globe. Lorna is also respected by clients as an expert on regulatory and compliance matters related to investment funds and their managers.

    James Ford

    James Ford

    Partner, Hong Kong, A&O Shearman

    James focuses on clients active in private equity and other alternative asset classes, where he has a broad range of experience covering traditional fundraisings, secondary transactions, mergers and acquisitions, strategic investments and capital markets transactions.

    He regularly guides clients in structuring funds and transactions to address a wide range of regulatory, tax and transactional issues and is a pioneer in the APAC secondaries market.

    Notes:

    • Registration must be followed by payment to secure your place. Registrations will be confirmed upon receipt of payment. Should you require an invoice, please contact us.
    • Cancellations must be made in writing at least 7 working days prior to the event. No refunds will be made thereafter.
    • Information is subject to change. The HKVCA retains the right to make changes as it deems necessary.
    • Seats are limited on a first-come-first-served basis and priority will be given to HKVCA members.
    • Free pass no shows will be charged full price.
    • Participants are hereby reminded that they are required to join the event at the beginning and remain until completion of the full event if they intend to claim all CPT (SFC licence) hours the event provides.
    • The Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (HKSFC) approved the Hong Kong Venture Capital And Private Equity Association (“HKVCA”) as a recognized institution for providing CPT (Continuous Professional Training). Registrants may claim CPT points on the captioned event if their employers consider this event to be relevant to the functions performed by them. Registrants should note that their employers, as the corporate license holder of your SFC registration, are responsible for determining whether our courses/events satisfy CPT requirements.
    • Please inform us of any dietary requirements in advance. We cannot guarantee we can accommodate requirements requested on the day of the event. An additional charge may apply to accommodate special dietary requests.
    • No media registrations will be accepted for this event.
    • Registrants are reminded that slides produced by event speakers may not be available to attendees. Where slides are made available, only those who actually attend will have access to the slides and only upon completion of the event.
    • Please be advised that there will be no recording available for this event.
    • To avoid technical problems, online participants should log in to Zoom using the email address they provided when registering for the event, in case an online option is available.