Registration: 5:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Presentation and Discussion: 5:30 p...

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Private Equity and Venture Capital: Targeting Latin American Consumers

On December 5, AS/COA will host a panel with leading private equity and venture capital fund managers on investments targeting Latin American middle class consumption.

Registration: 5:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Presentation and Discussion: 5:30 p...

AS/COA
680 Park Avenue
New York
Live Broadcast

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(Image: AP Photo)

Overview

The expansion of Latin America’s middle class is driving a wide range of investment opportunities for private equity and venture capital firms. Over the last five years, there has been a steady increase in the number of deals in education, healthcare, consumer finance, household goods, retail, and companies offering other consumer products and services. Leading fund managers share insights on opportunities and challenges facing PE/VC investors targeting Latin American middle class consumption.

Welcoming Remarks:

  • Randy Melzi, Senior Director, Public Policy Programs and Corporate Relations, AS/COA

Confirmed Speakers:

  • Enrique Bascur, Managing Partner, Latin America, CVCI Private Equity
  • Fernando Burgos, Managing Director, The Carlyle Group
  • Nnamdi Okike, Vice President, Insight Venture Partners
  • Scott Voss, Managing Director, HarbourVest Partners
  • Cate Ambrose, President and Executive Director, Latin American Venture Capital Association (Moderator) | Download presentation

Prior registration is required.

Registration Fee: $50.00 for AS**, COA and LAVCA Members; $75.00 all other AS Members and Non-Members.

*AS Members at the $250 Sustaining Level and above

Event Information: Contact Mercedes Laxague at mlaxague@as-coa.org or 1-212-277-8382.
Press Inquiry: Contact Adriana La Rotta at alarotta@as-coa.org or 1-212-277-8384.
Cancellation: Contact Juan Serrano-Badrena at jserrano@counciloftheamericas.org, by 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 4, 2012.

Note: Registration is not required to view the web cast. Please click on the link below at the time of the event.

In association with:

The Latin American Venture Capital Association (LAVCA)

 

Speakers

Cate Ambrose
President and Executive Director, Latin American Venture Capital Association

Cate Ambrose is president and executive director of the Latin American Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (LAVCA). She speaks and writes regularly on a range of topics related to public policy and private investment in Latin America and is a regular commentator on CNN...

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Enrique Bascur
Managing Partner, Latin America, CVCI Private Equity

Enrique Bascur leads CVCI Private Equity’s business in Latin America as a managing partner. He has been active in private equity in Latin America since 1998. He joined Citigroup's private equity area in 2000 and led the Santiago, Chile office until 2004. Prior to his involvement...

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Fernando Borges
Managing Director, The Carlyle Group

Fernando Borges is a managing director and the head of the Carlyle South America Buyout group. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of Carlyle’s three portfolio companies in the region: CVC Brasil Operadora e Agencia de Viagens S.A., Latin America’s largest travel...

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Nnamdi Okike
Vice President, Insight Venture Partners

Nnamdi Okike is the vice president of Insight. He has extensive experience in the internet and software industries as a principal investor, operator, and consultant. Okike has worked closely with several current and former Insight portfolio companies, including Astaro (acquired...

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Scott Voss
Managing Director, HarbourVest Partners

Scott Voss is a managing director who joined HarbourVest in 1999. He transferred to the firm's Hong Kong-based subsidiary in 2011 to complement the primary partnership team's venture, cleantech, and developing Asia capabilities. He has also focused on primary partnership...

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