Partner Nicholas V. Chen will participate in a panel titled "Next steps toward a Greater China Economy" at the 2012 Nomura China Investment Investor Forum, which will take place in Xiamen on April 25 and 26 2012. Other members of the panel include Zhang Guanhua, Deputy Director of the Institute of Taiwan Studies at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences and Justina Yung, Research Fellow at the China Business Centre at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
Partner Nicholas Chen delivered a presentation titled "Game-Changing Implications of China/Taiwan Peace Initiatives on World/Asian Markets" as part of Hedge Funds Care's "Cocktails & Commentary" speaker series in New York City.
Partners Nicholas V. Chen and Michael D. Lee jointly delivered a keynote address titled “New Opportunities in the Era of Direct Cross-Strait Aviation” at the Third China Aeroleasing Summit, an elite gathering for executives and professionals in China’s aviation and aircraft leasing sector.
The presentation outlined numerous economic opportunities expected as a result of the historic November 4, 2008 agreement between Beijing and Taipei restoring direct air and sea transport links.
Managing partner Nicholas Chen delivered a presentation titled "Perspectives and Predictions on Opportunities and Challenges for VC’s and PE’s in Greater China" at the Taiwan Private Equity and Venture Capital Association. The presentation discussed the roles of PE/VC firms in greater China, as well as the challenges and opportunities brought by recent developments in cross straits relations.