Agenda last updated on 03.09.2019


09:00 – 09:25
Arrival and Registration

09:25 – 09:30
Chairmans Opening Remarks

John Raisin
Independent Adviser

09:30 – 10:00
Keynote Speaker
Rt Hon Jeremy Hunt MP

10:00 – 10:05
John Valentini, President and Chief Executive Officer, Fiera Private Alternative Investments will share perspectives on the continued increase in allocation to private markets in pension fund portfolios.

10:05 – 10:35
Panel One: Real Estate Investing
Looking beyond the convention to generate superior risk adjusted returns across real estate debt and equity

Ian Gleeson
Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer

Rob Petty
Co-Chief Executive Officer
Clearwater Capital Partners

Alex Price
Chief Executive Officer
Palmer Capital

Paul Richards
Principal, Head of European Real Estate

10:35 – 11:00
Guest Interview

Saleh Romeih
Managing Partner, Investment Committee Member
SoftBank Vision Fund



11:00 – 11:25
Coffee Break

11:25 – 11:55
Panel Two: Infrastructure & Global Agriculture
How can institutional investors meet the challenge of investing in private asset classes, where there’s unprecedented demand, deals sizes are getting bigger, definitions are ever-changing and overcoming accessibility issues and scale to unearth superior returns

Antoine Bisson-McLernon
Partner and Chief Executive Officer
Fiera Comox

Anish Butani
Director Private Markets

Paddy Dowdall
Assistant Director (Property and Local Investments)
Greater Manchester Pension Fund

Alina Osorio
Fiera Infrastructure

11:55 – 12:45
Strategy Building Blocks
Our investment teams are pioneers of their respective asset classes. They will share how Fiera’s differentiated approach has helped clients build a diversified portfolio of private assets.

Speakers on:

  • Agriculture
  • Infrastructure
  • Private Credit
  • Real Estate

12:45 – 12:50
Closing Remarks

John Valentini
President and Chief Executive Officer
Fiera Private Alternative Investments

Networking Lunch & Close of Conference