Loeb & Loeb LLP, Citibank, and BRIC Business Forum present BRICS Connect 2012 Venture and Strategic Investment Summit.
Join us at a networking event for industry insiders to discover exciting prospects for investment or collaboration.
BRICS Connect works with mid-market firms in BRICS countries and the US to achieve revenue growth through acquisitions, collaboration, joint ventures, investments and strategic partnerships. BRICS Connect creates opportunities by facilitating and executing development deals between mid-market companies to enhance the financial profiles and long-term brand value of clients. This includes access to entrepreneurs and promoters in the mid-market space, venture and private equity sources, leading investment bankers, and other financial leaders. BRICS Connect is initially focused primarily on the US and BRICS nations (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa). For more information, see www.bricsconnect.com.
|5:00-5:30 PM||Registration and networking (cocktails will be served)|
|5:30-5:40 PM||Opening remarks by Joseph Daniels, Partner, Loeb & Loeb LLP|
Description of BRICS Connect by Bharat Ramani, Managing Partner, BRICS Connect
|5:40-6:20 PM||Opportunities and Risks of Venture Investing in BRICS Countries|
Moderator: Joseph Daniels, Partner, Loeb & Loeb LLP
Sanjay Bharwani, CEO, Ipanema Capital
Bharani Bobba, Partner, Baseline Ventures
Roger Frank, Managing Partner and Founder, i3 Advisors LLC
Sripat Pandey, Managing Director, Hinduja Group
Dr. Eric Wu, Managing Director, NYPC Fund
|6:20-6:50 PM||Opportunities and Risks of Strategic Investment in BRICS Countries|
Moderator: David Kinnear, Chair, Global Sourcing Council
Hongfei Huang, CEO, Insigma US, Inc.
Robert Janssen, Managing Partner, Outsource Brazil
Makarand Jawadekar, Former Director, Pfizer
Alex Poberezhsky, EVP, Exigen Services
|6:50-7:00 PM||Closing remarks by Chris Golden, Member, BRICS Connect|
|7:00-8:00 PM||Cocktail reception|