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20-21 February 2023
Raffles Hotel


Private Markets Forum | APAC


FEB 2023

Raffles Hotel

Bringing together the leading private market investors in the Asia-Pacific region.

The Private Markets Forum | APAC brings together the regions leading private market investors in Asia-Pacific for two days of informative panels, presentations and high-level networking amongst delegates.


This year’s edition will address various topics related to the complex world of private markets investing, with the view to promote forward-thinking dialogue and best practice advice on actionable strategies which can help to meet asset-owner LP’s short, mid, and long-term investment goals.

Hosted by Connect Group the event provides Family Office and Institutional asset owners a platform to meet with their peers, exchange ideas and insights about the investment environment and share actionable strategies which can help overcome common problems faced by their businesses, in areas such as private equity, venture capital and private debt.


Previous Speakers

Speakers at previous Connect Group events include:

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Arshad Chowdhury

Managing Partner

Betatron Venture Group

Arshad is a General Partner at Betatron Venture Group, a VC fund investing in early-stage businesses across Asia, excluding mainland China. At Betatron, Arshad specializes in climate....

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Rachel Lau

Managing Partner

RHL Ventures

Rachel Lau is Managing Partner at RHL Ventures. RHL Ventures is a Southeast Asian-based private investment firm that focuses on growth capital investments in Southeast Asia and the US...

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Prof. Annie Koh

Professor Emeritus of Finance (Practice), Senior Advisor, Business Families Institute

Singapore Management University

Professor Annie Koh is Professor Emeritus of Finance (Practice) at Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University (SMU). She is a renowned conference speaker....

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Aradhna Dayal

Chief Investment Officer

Regal Ford Asia

Aradhna Dayal runs her family office Regal Ford Asia, based in Hong Kong, with investments in real estate, tech and alternative investment funds. As the fourth-generation family member...

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Eric Lohrer

Head of Healthchare Investments

Loreda Holdings (Hansjörg Wyss Family Office)

Co-heading Loreda Holdings (Hansjörg Wyss Family Office) venture and buy-out activities since 2014), where he successfully developed the European investment activity...

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Champ Suthipongchai

Chief Investment Officer

Ferretto Capital

Mr. Suthipongchai is a Chief Investment Officer of Ferretto Capital, a single family office based in Hong Kong and Bangkok, where he oversees private market investment for his family....

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Hershel Mehta


Mehta Ventures Family Office

Hershel Mehta is a Venture Capitalist in charge of U.S. investments through his Family Office's proprietary fund called Mehta Ventures. He is also a co-founder and GP at 2am VC an early stage..

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Tom Lileng

Managing Director

General Oriental

Tom is a Managing Director at General Oriental Investments S.A., Geneva. Tom joined the firm in 2011 and oversees the Geneva office. Tom’s responsibilities include portfolio...

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Mascha Canio

Head of Credit & Insurance Linked Investments


Mascha Canio has been with PGGM since January 2006 and is currently the Head of Credit & Insurance Linked Investments. For more than 25 years she has been responsible for portfolio...

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Participation is by invitation-only. If you have been approached by a member of the Connect Group team, please express your interest in the event to them directly. Alternatively, please reach out to us at info@connectgroup.global

All requests for attendance are reviewed and subject to board approval.

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"Our expectations were well and truly exceeded. The event brought together the right people and addressed the most pressing topics. We were particularly impressed with the meeting arrangements. The platform was very easy to use and worked flawlessly. We look forward to attending the event again next year"

Chief Investment Officer, Single Family Office