Sustainable and Impact Investing Forum:
The New Dynamics in Asia

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Asia Asset Management is hosting the Sustainable and Impact Investing Forum: The New Dynamics in Asia on Thursday, November 28, 2019, Mandarin Orchard Singapore.

The topics will include:

  • Keynote Address: The Singapore Food Story
  • Case Study: Challenges and Learnings from Our Sustainable Transformation

Plus three panel discussions:

  • 5th Generation Sustainability and Impact Investing
  • Finance, Technology and Sustainable Development
  • Asset Owners' Principles for Responsible Investing

Furthermore the Award Winner of the 2019 AAM-CAMRI Prize in Asset Management will be announced during the Forum; the winner will also deliver a presentation based on the winning paper.



Event Code:  
Event Type: Roundtables
Date: 28 November 2019
Time: 9:00 am to 2:00 pm
Venue: Mandarin Orchard Singapore
Contact: Betty Kiang
Telephone: 25477331


Panel Discussion A: 5th Generation Sustainability and Impact Investing
Professor Joseph Cherian, NUS Business School
David Godfrey-Thomas, Afina International
Karin Ri, Asset Management One (London Office)
En Lee, LGT
Dr. Keith Lee, WWF
Paul Milon, BNP Paribas Asset Management, Hong Kong
Panel Discussion B: Finance, Technology and Sustainable Development
Janet Li, Mercer
Paul Milon, BNP Paribas Asset Management, Hong Kong
Nicholas Riordan, Surbana Jurong Capital (Holdings) Pte. Ltd.
Artak Melkonyan, UNDP SDG Innovative Finance
Alex Lin, Yuanta Securities Investment Trust
Panel Discussion C: Asset Owners’ Principles for Responsible Investing
Yaseen Anwar, ICBC Singapore; State Bank of Pakistan
Janet Li, Mercer
Lena Teoh, Prudential Assurance Company Singapore (Pte) Limited
Professor Johan Sulaeman, NUS Business School
Professor Xintong Zhan, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Mr Lim Chuan Poh, Singapore Food Agency


Mr Lim Chuan Poh
Mr Lim Chuan Poh
Singapore Food Agency
David Godfrey-Thomas
David Godfrey-Thomas
Chief Executive Officer
Afina International
Karin Ri
Karin Ri
Director, Responsible Investment
Asset Management One (London Office)
Paul Milon
Paul Milon
ESG Specialist, Asia Pacific
BNP Paribas Asset Management
Hong Kong
Yaseen Anwar
Yaseen Anwar
Senior Advisor, ICBC Singapore &
Former Governor, State Bank of Pakistan
En Lee
En Lee
Head of Sustainable and Impact Investments, Asia
LGT Impact
Janet Li, CFA
Janet Li, CFA
Asia Wealth Business Leader
Professor Johan Sulaeman
Professor Johan Sulaeman
Dean’s Chair, NUS Business School
Academic Director, NUS MSc in Finance
Professor Joseph Cherian
Professor Joseph Cherian
Practice Professor of Finance
NUS Business School
Lena Teoh
Lena Teoh
Chief Investment Officer
Prudential Assurance Company Singapore (Pte) Limited
Nicholas Riordan
Nicholas Riordan
Director, Investment
Surbana Jurong Capital (Holdings) Pte. Ltd.
Professor Xintong Zhan
Professor Xintong Zhan
Assistant Professor, Department of Finance
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Artak Melkonyan
Artak Melkonyan
Chief Operating Officer
UNDP SDG Innovative Finance
Dr. Keith Lee
Dr. Keith Lee
Senior Vice President, Asia Sustainable Finance
Alex Lin
Alex Lin
Chief Investment Officer
Yuanta Securities Investment Trust Corporation

Who will attend?

Complimentary seats at the discretion of AAM will be extended to the following Institutional Investors and Asset Owners:

  • Public pension funds
  • Corporate pension funds
  • Sovereign wealth funds
  • Insurance companies
  • Endowments & foundations
  • Family offices
  • Private banks
  • Commercial banks
  • Trust banks

Paid entry, on a limited and first-come basis, will be extended to AAM subscribers, asset managers and other finance professionals.

AAM reserves the right to refuse admission.


Sponsorships are now available!
For sponsorship opportunities, please contact Veronica Chung ( / Betty Kiang ( / Annie Ong (KL) (


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Substitution and Cancellation Policy

Substitution will be accepted at NO Extra charge with prior notice. Please provide the name & title of the substitute delegate at least 2 working days prior to the event.

If you wish to cancel your reservation to this event, please send an email to Betty Kiang at or call at 25477331. There will be an administration fee of 20% for all cancellations on or before 28 October 2019. Regrettably, no full nor partial refund will be given for cancellation received after this date.

The Organizer, Asia Asset Management (“AAM”), reserves the right to make any amendments, cancel and/or change the programme, speaker, date or venue if warranted by circumstances beyond its control. In the unlikely event of programme cancellation by AAM then a full refund of the fee payment will be made but AAM disclaims any further liability.