Hybrid Event: AVCJ Private Equity and Venture Forum
Australia and New Zealand
Tuesday, October 5, 2021 to Wednesday, October 6, 2021
Industry thought leaders address the pivotal issues affecting Private Equity and Venture Capital, including how they impact processes and practices within your firm.
Meet us at the industry benchmark for high-value content and networking.
Since 2003, the AVCJ Australia & New Zealand Forum has been an important meeting place for the leaders of the alternative investments industry in the region.
Operational Best Practice:
The Post-COVID-19 World
Tuesday, October 5, 2021 | 16:30 – 17:15 AEST
Operational capabilities have been put to the test over the past 12 months by varying degrees of portfolio-level disruption. Most companies have negotiated the first two steps of the process: achieving stability in the face of the pandemic and positioning themselves to accelerate in its aftermath. Now there are longer-term strategic issues to consider, and private equity owners must offer guidance. A group of seasoned GPs discuss the operational challenges to come and how you can gain a competitive edge through new technology solutions and outsourcing.
Jeff is the CFO of InCloudCounsel. Prior to InCloudCounsel, Jeff was a Managing Director at H.I.G. Capital in San Francisco. Earlier, Jeff worked in technology investment banking at J.P. Morgan and product management at Salesforce.com. Jeff holds an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and undergraduate degrees in business and psychology from the University of Colorado. Outside of work, Jeff enjoys skiing, mountain biking, live music, photography, and spending time with his wife and two boys.
The new way to keep modern private equity and venture capital professionals in the know with high-value content and networking across the year.
Luke Ruse is the General Counsel of InCloudCounsel. Before joining InCloudCounsel, Luke was a Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP, focused on commercial and bankruptcy litigation and regulatory investigations.
Luke started his career clerking for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit and the U.S. District Court for the N.D. Illinois.
Managing Director, APAC
Jon is based in Singapore, where he manages the company’s relationships with its APAC-based clients. Jon holds a J.D. from New York University School of Law and a B.A. in mathematics from the University of Alaska Anchorage. Prior to joining InCloudCounsel, Jon spent over 10 years as a practicing corporate lawyer across Singapore, London, and New York, most recently as a partner in the capital markets practice of an international law firm.