Agenda IVCA conclave 2016




Indian Private Equity & Venture Capital



Theme of The Event

Private Equity & Venture Capital: Mega Trends of India’s Growth Story

Day 1
Thursday, 3rd March, 2016

 8:30  Registration
 9:30 - 10:00

 Highlights of the Union Budget, 2016: The Government's Perspective

  • Dr. Hasmukh Adhia, Secretary, Department of Revenue, Ministry of Finance
  • Sanjay Nayar, CEO, KKR-India  
  • Gopal Srinivasan, Chairman, TVS Capital and Vice Chairman, IVCA 

 10:15 – 10.45

 Fireside Chat

  • Shri Jayant Sinha, The Honorable Minister of State for Finance

  • Sanjay Nayar, CEO, KKR-India   
  • Gopal Srinivasan, Chairman, TVS Capital and Vice Chairman, IVCA
  • Prashant Purker, CEO, ICICI Venture 
  • Nishith Desai, Founder, Nishith Desai Associates


 10:45 - 11:15

 Networking Coffee Break

 11:15 - 12:15

Budget  2016 : Private Sector Perspective


  • Mridul Upreti, CEO, Jones Lang LaSalle Investment Advisors Pvt Ltd
  • Shachindra Nath, Group Chief Executive Officer, Religare Enterprises Limited
  • Subramaniam Krishnan, Partner, Ernst & Young
  • Lalit Kumar, Partner, J Sagar Associates

  •  Moderator: Gautam Mehta, Partner, PWC


 12:15 - 1:00

  New Trends in Fund Formation


  • Sudhir Variyar, Managing Director, Multiples Alternate Asset Management Management
  • Vishal Mehta,  Co Founder, Lok Advisory Services
  • Richie Sancheti, Head- Investment Funda, Nishith Desai Associates
  • Karthik Prabhakar, Vice President, IDG Ventures India
  • Nishith Desai, Founder, Nishith Desai Associates

  • Moderator : Nishchal Joshipura, Partner-Private Equity & M&A, Nishith Desai Associates


 1:00 – 2:00

 Networking over Lunch

 2:00 - 3:00

Indian Angel & Venture Capital Outlook: Funding for Start-ups, Deal Flow, E-Commerce

  and  Release of Fourth Wheel  by Harish HV, Partner, Grant Thornton India LLP

  • Saurabh Srivastava, Padma Shri, Chairman, Indian Angel Network
  • Rajan Anandan, Managing Director, South East Asia & India, Google
  • Sudhir Sethi, Founder and Chairman, IDG Ventures India Advisors Pvt Ltd
  • Harish H V, Partner, Grant Thornton India LLP  

  • Moderator: Varun Gupta, Managing Director, Duff & Phelps

 3:00 - 3:30

 Networking Coffee Break

 3:30 - 4:30

 Investing in India's Attractive Investment Sectors- Day 1: Solar Energy, FinTech Ventures, Small Finance Banks, Microfinance,
 Online Financial Services and Online Businesses

  • Sumant Sinha, Chairman & CEO, ReNew Power
  • Sandeep Sinha, Managing Partner, Lumis Partners
  • Anjali Bansal, Managing Director and Partner, TPG Growth
  • Ashley Menezes, Managing Director, Nuvo ChrysCapital Advisors
  • Nithya Easwaran, Managing Director, Multiples Alternate Asset Management Pvt Ltd

  • Moderator: Ms. Prerna Mehndiratta, Associate Director, M&A Tax, PwC

 6.00 PM  Networking over Cocktails


IVCA India Private Equity & Venture Capital Conclave

DAY 2 
Friday, 4th March, 2016



 09:45 - 10:15

 Fireside Chat

  • Hemant G. Contractor, Chairman, Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA)
  • Gopal Srinivasan, Chairman, TVS Capital & Vice Chairman, IVCA
  • Vikram Gandhi, Founder & CEO, VSG Capital Advisors


 10:15 - 11:00

 Structured, Buyout and Mezzanine Investing & Investment Opportunities in India

  • Shankar Narayanan, Managing Director and Co-Head, Carlyle Asia
  • Mintoo Bhandari, Managing Director, Apollo Global Management
  • Shashank Singh, Partner and Head- India, Apax Partners India Advisers Private Limited
  • Dhanpal Jhaveri, Managing  Partner, Private Equity, Everstone Capital
  • B.V. Krishnan, Member, Capital Markets, KKR India

  • Moderator: Ashwin Bishnoi, Associate Partner, Khaitan & Co.

 11:00 - 11:15

 Networking Coffee Break

 11:15 - 12:00    

 Real Estate Private Equity in India: Impact of New Reforms & Current Investment Preferences in the Indian Real Estate Space

  • Ambar Maheshwari, Chief Executive, Indiabulls Private Equity and Senior Leadership Team, Indiabulls Asset Management Ltd.
  • Vikas Chimakurthy, Director, Kotak Realty Fund
  • Yash Gupta, SMD and Country Head, HINES
  • Alok Aggarwal, CEO, Brookfield India Office Parks Ltd
  • Prakash Kalothia, CEO and MD, SUN-Ares India Real Estate Pvt. Ltd.

  • Moderator: Andy Khanna, National Private Equity Leader, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu India  LLP


 12:00 - 12:45

 Infrastructure Investing:  Experience & Prospects & The Role of the National Infrastructure Investment Fund ( NIIF)

  • Dr. Saurabh Garg, Joint Secretary (Investment) Ministry of Finance
  • Deepak Bagla, CEO, Invest India
  • Harsh Aggarwal, Managing Director and head India, I Squared Capital
  •  Moderator: Pratibha Jain, Partner, Nishith Desai Associates


 12:45 - 1:30       

 Networking Lunch Break

 1:30 - 2:00

 Domestic Institutional Investors in India- Increasing Appetite for Alternative Investment Funds

  • Debashis Ghosh, Chief General Manager, SIDBI
  • Lakshminarayana K R (Lan),Chief Endowment Officer, Azim Premji Foundation
  • Sashi Krishnan, Chief Investment Officer,  Birla Sun Life
  • Karan Maheshwari Managing Director,  Maheshwari Investors Pvt Ltd
  • Bobby Pauly, Partner, Tata Opportunities Fund 


 2:00 - 2:45

 Limited Partners: Challenges and Opportunities in India: Will Allocations to India Rise in 2016

  • Vikram Desai, Director, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board
  • Nupur Garg, Regional Lead- South Asia, Private Equity Funds, IFC
  • Haresh Vazirani, India Head, Aberdeen Asset Management
  • Chris Franzek, Global Leader,Alternative Assets Advisory services, Duff & Phelps
  • Sarbvir Singh, Managing Director, JPMorgan
  • Moderator: Srinath S, Chief Executive Officer, Oman India Joint Investment Fund

 2:45 - 3:30

 The Environment for Private Equity and Venture Capital Exits and Dealing with Exit Hurdles

  • Udai Dhawan, Managing Director, Standard Chartered Private Equity
  • Darius Pandole, Managing Partner, New Silk Route Advisors Pvt. Ltd
  • Srinath S, Chief Executive Officer, Oman India Joint Investment Fund
  • Neeraj Kulshrestha, Chief Business Operations, BSE

  • Moderator: Vikram Hosangady, Head- Deal Advisory, KPMG

 3:30 - 3:45         

 Networking Coffee Break

 3:45 - 4:45

 Prospects for India's Attractive Sectors-Day 2: Healthcare, Consumer and Others

  • Deepak Gaur, Managing Director, SAIF Partners
  • Shivani Bhasin Sachdeva, Managing Director & CEO at India Alternatives
  • Sanjeev Aggarwal, Founder, Helion Ventures
  • Vineet Chadha, Partner, Tata  Innovations Fund
  • Dr. Amit Varma, Managing Partner, Quadria Capital
  • Jagannath Samavedam,  Senior Principal, Ventureast

  • Moderator: Amit Dhingra, Director, Deal Advisory, KPMG 

 4:45 - 5:30


 New Funding Trends in Venture Capital, Venture Debt, Angel Capital and Crowdfunding

  • Sanjay Nath, Co founder & Managing Partner, Blume Venture Advisors
  • Bejul Somaia, Managing Director, Lightspeed India Partners
  • Padmaja Ruparel, President, Indian Angel Network
  • Rahul Khanna , Managing Partner, Trifecta Capital
  • Moderator: Moderator: Raja Lahiri, Partner, Grant Thornton India LLP



Special Workshop at IVCA Conclave: Valuation for GPs by Duff & Phelps



 Special Workshop at IVCA Conclave: Valuation for GPs by Duff & Phelps

  • Chris Franzek (Global Leader, Alternative Assets Advisory Services, Duff & Phelps
  • Varun Gupta, Leader, SouthEast Asia & Japan, Duff & Phelps


 Private Equity Fund Manager Guests  for Live Practical Interaction:

  • Munish Dayal,Partner, Barings Private Equity Partners
  • Gautam Gode,Managing Director, Samara Capital
  • Vineet Chadha, Partner, Innovations Fund, Tata Capital

    see workshop agenda here
 7:30 p.m.  Cocktails hosted by Duff & Phelps, Leela Palace Hotel