Digital security offering – Implications for traditional fund raising

09 Apr 2019

Location: Singapore

                                                                                                                                                        Co-sponsored by

Digital security offering – Implications for traditional fund raising

ANREV is pleased to invite you to join our briefing in Singapore on Tuesday 09 April. At this briefing Mr Julian Kwan, CEO of InvestaCrowd will share with us the latest developments of Digital Security Offering and provide insights on this as a potential future platform for all fund raising activities and how investors and managers should gear themselves up to embrace change.

The presentation will be followed by panel discussion and concluded with networking drinks.

We would like to thank Vistra for co-sponsoring the event.

Details

 

Date

: Tuesday 09 April 2019

Agenda

: 17:00 Registrations

: 17:15 - 18:15 Presentation & Panel Discussion

: 18:15 - 20:00 Networking Drinks

Venue

: Vistra Office, Singapore, 1 Raffles Place, #13-01, One Raffles Place, Tower 1, Singapore

Presenter

: Julian Kwan, CEO, InvestaCrowd

Moderator

Bernie Devine, Regional Director, Yardi

Panelists

: Philip Pang, Associate Director | Office Service, Colliers International

 

Julian Kwan, CEO, InvestaCrowd

 

: Greg Wolfson, Director of Strategic Partnership, SharesPost

  Han Ming Ho, Partner and Co-leader, Asia Investment Funds Practice, Sidley Austin 

Speakers bios followed:

 

Philip Pang

Associate Director | Office Services

Colliers International

Philip is with Colliers International, advising multinational and local companies in all aspects of real estate, with a key focus on coworking, funds, and asset management occupiers. He’s also a mentor for Colliers TechStars PropTech Accelerator, a global initiative to develop and bring to market new Property Technology initiatives, with a focus on Blockchain and Tokenizing Real Estate with Digital Securities. Philip is also an Advisor to Genesis Block, a leading Digital Assets OTC trading centre and blockchain community builder in Hong Kong. He’s has also launched two start-ups which has been endorsed by Google Empowering Young Entrepreneurs Program, Hong Kong Cyberport CCMF Fund, and Esri Start-up Program.

Julian Kwan

CEO 

InvestaCrowd

Julian was born and raised in Sydney Australia, and has founded six companies over his 20-year career based in Asia, including social media/technology, real estate investment & development, proptech and blockchain. He has spent his life starting businesses in new markets and new industries and is now focused on building platforms that adapt to the digital world and the redesigning of how we as humans perceive, create and exchange value. 

The Singapore based entrepreneur is recognized as a leader in the proptech and blockchain space and is the first mentor for the JLL/Lendlease roptech accelerator Propell and has been invited to speak at over 200+ conferences in the region.

Currently he is CEO of InvestaCrowd, a capital markets licensed digital securities investment platform headquartered in Singapore, and the ICTX digital securites exchange.

He has a passion for constant learning by building better and alternative platforms and systems for the benefit of more not less, and being early at the forefront of change.

He maintains advisory roles with multi-family offices investing into real estate, proptech and blockchain startups through his family office 2H Capital, is an EIR (Entrepreneur in Residence) at INSEAD, and a member of ACCESS (Singapore Blockchain Cryptocurrency Assoication) and GITA (Global Initiative for Token Alliance).

Greg Wolfson

Director of Strategic Partnership

SharesPost

Greg Wolfson is the Director of Strategic Partnerships with the Digital Assets Group at SharesPost, the leading private securities market based in the United States. He has worked crypto since 2014 and previously led international business development at Element Group and BTCC. Prior entering the crypto market, he worked in financial consulting for M&A and due diligence projects. 

 

Han Ming Ho

Partner and Co-leader, Asia Investment Funds Practice

Sidley Austin 

HAN MING HO is a co-leader of Sidley’s Asia Investment Funds practice. He focuses on fund formation of open-ended and close-ended entities and related regulatory matters as well as regularly advises fund managers on the establishment of business operations in Singapore, together with the establishment, structuring and registration of investment funds in Singapore and various other Asia Pacific jurisdictions.

He also served as the Asia-Pacific Board (Council) Director and Singapore National Group Chairman of AIMA (Alternative Investment Management Association), and currently sits as a member of the Advocacy Committee of SVCA (Singapore Venture Capital & Private Equity Association), a member of the Regulatory Committee of IMAS (Investment Management Association of Singapore) and a member of the Fund Management Working Group, IBF (The Institute of Banking & Finance).

Bernie Devine

Regional Director, Asia

Yardi Systems, Inc.

With 30+ years’ experience dedicated to real estate and technology, Bernie is a leader in digital transformation in real estate, and using data to create a more competitive and collaborative environment.

He supports real estate clients with Retail, Commercial, Industrial, Residential and Mixed Use assets, helping them to grow their operations, create efficiencies, and gain better insight into their business. His expertise includes asset and investment management, private equity, operations improvement, program and project management, finance, technology implementation and compliance.

Bernie has led large-scale technology projects, as well as led and supported Proptech start-ups, across Australia, the USA, Middle East, Asia and Europe.

Currently responsible for the growth of Yardi Systems in Asia, Bernie lives in Hong Kong and is a qualified accountant and economist. He has over 60 publications to his name, and extensive public speaking experience.

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