Global Conference 2017
Kwek Ping Yong
Yong Kwek Ping is the CEO of Inventis Investment Holdings, the largest private equity growth fund in China with over USD 6.2 billion of capital under management. The Inventis funds target four main themes: the Greater China funds, a Global RMB fund, a China-Korean fund and a Sino-Russia Fund. Yong is widely accredited as a thought leader in private equity and is frequently invited to conferences and workshops globally. He is a TED speaker and the author of two acclaimed books on China: "Private Equity in China: Challenges and Opportunities" (Wiley 2012) and "Due Diligence in China: Beyond the Checklists" (Wiley 2013). Yong teaches private equity and entrepreneurship courses at the Wharton School, Singapore Management University (SMU), Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD), Imperial College Business School and the Moscow School of Management Skolkovo. He is also the centre director of the Greater China Centre for Private Equity (GCCPE) at the University of Macau, China, and a Senior Fellow of the Wharton School, U.S.