Growing impact investing in North East Asia

Event Details
  • June 27th, Thursday, 2:45pm - 4:15pm
  • Room 310

North East Asia, one of the most robust regions in Asia, comprising China mainland, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Korea, and Japan, has seen a leapfrog in impact investment in recent years. This session will offer a multi-dimensional view into the space, bringing together family offices, foundations, corporations, impact funds, and consultants, all of whom are actively engaged in the region. These practitioners will share their own experiences, highlight various practices, explore support needed to expedite further development of impact investing, and seek collaboration and partnership opportunities amongst funders and resource providers.

Key Takeaways

  • Highlight practices and opportunities in impact investing in Northeast Asia including Japan, Korea, China mainland, Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • Explore supports needed to expedite impact investing in the area
  • Seek collaboration and partnership opportunities among funders and resources providers
  • Soohyun Bae

    Soohyun Bae

    Director Yellowdog Corp.

  • Wonyoung Kim

    Wonyoung Kim

    Executive Director Crevisse Partners

  • Niven Huang

    Niven Huang

    Managing Director KPMG Sustainability Consulting

  • Lana Wang

    Lana Wang

    Assistant Secretary General China Alliance of Social Value Investment (CASVI)

  • Katy Yung

    Managing Partner Sustainable Finance Initiative