Since the introduction of AIFMD many Asian managers have been struggling with how to best offer their funds to EU investors. In this seminar we will provide a comprehensive overview of the various approaches Asian investors can take. Specific attention will be paid to the EU investors’ perspective as well as to the possibilities offered by Luxembourg funds, which are the most popular EU vehicles in the VC/PE space. This seminar will cover the following:
- Options for Asian managers to access EU investors, highlighting key requirements in relevant jurisdictions
- Discuss EU investor requirements and preferences
- Focus on the Luxembourg fund structures for Asian managers
6:00pm Networking Drinks
Joep Ottervanger is a resident partner in the Loyens & Loeff Singapore office. He is a member of the Loyens & Loeff Investment Management Group and an expert on investment management structures and fund formation. Joep is active both on the GP and LP side. On the LP side he represents fund-of-funds and institutional investors on their alternative investments which may be structured as funds, managed accounts or similar ‘tailored’ investment structures. On the GP side Joep represents fund managers active in a variety of asset classes such as infrastructure, real estate, renewable energy and PE. Joep is a regular speaker on the topic of investment management and fund structures.
Thibaut Partsch is a partner of Loyens & Loeff Luxembourg office. He structures private equity, real estate and infrastructure funds. He also assists family offices. Thibaut is a director of the Luxembourg Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (LPEA). He is recommended by Chambers Global, and Who’s Who Legal.
Loyens & Loeff is an independent tax & corporate law firm with over 1,400 employees. The firm advises on Luxembourg, Dutch, Belgian and Swiss law. In addition to its offices in its home jurisdictions the firm has foreign offices in the main global financial centers including Singapore and Hong Kong. The Loyens & Loeff investment management practice is one of the largest in Europe and offers highly integrated tax, legal and regulatory advice. See also: www.loyensloeff.com.