This year’s Growth Capital Forum – to be held at the Ivy Ballroom, Sydney on 27 February – will include three investment case studies.

The case studies, to be explored from the viewpoints of investors and managements, will be The Riverside Company’s investment in Energy Exemplar, Five V Capital’s investment in Automic Group; and the Australian Business Growth Fund’s investment in Inskin Cosmedics.

Topics for panel discussions will include:

  • Healthcare investing; 
  • Decarbonisation investment opportunities;
  • Transition to growth stage;
  • The appeal of the growth sector to larger investors.

Confirmed speakers include:

  • Dan Fabbro – Lead Global Economist, Macquarie Group
  • Dr Michael Caristo – Co-founder, Genesis Capital
  • Daren McKennay – Partner, Crescent Capital
  • Dr Amandeep Hansra – Individual healthcare investor
  • Dr Silvia Pfeiffer – Founder, Coviu
  • Fiona Holyoake – Partner, Tasman Capital Partners
  • Justin England – Investor, Five V Capital
  • John Henderson – Partner, AirTree Ventures
  • Tom Humphrey – Partner, Blackbird Ventures
  • Josie Gorter – Investment Director, Potentia Capital
  • John White – Founding Partner, Next Capital
  • Victor Ha – Investment Director, Quadrant Private Equity
  • Aaron Tan – Principal, KKR
  • Jacob Van de Wiel – Investment Director, EQT
  • Les Szekely – Co-founder and Chairman, Equity Venture Partners

As in previous years, Growth Capital Forum is structured to maximise opportunities for networking.

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Image: A panel discussion at last year’s Growth Capital Forum.