Success stories of technology startups such as Google, Alibaba, Flipkart and Amazon have not left Southeast Asia untouched. After the booming Indian startup scene, a number of ASEAN countries are now gearing up to attract entrepreneurs and stimulate the creation and growth of startups. China and India, in fact, are leading the trend not only in Asia but globally.
Of late, the exponential growth in market value of technology startups worldwide has generated great curiosity in investors and investees. In this workshop conducted by I-Deals Network in Jakarta for participants, experts will train participants about new valuation methods and approaches along with real life case studies.
• Understand the new valuation methods and approaches
• Learn fundraising strategies
• Analyse and critique the use of appropriate valuation models
• Know governance and regulatory requirements
• Foresee the growth of e-commerce industry
• This is a serious workshop created for ambitious startups, senior executives and strategists from e-commerce, fin-tech and health-tech companies. Entrepreneurs and PE/VC professionals planning to enter the e-commerce space also make ideal participants. Seasoned practitioners looking to upskill themselves and grow their practices will find value after attending this workshop.
• CFOs and Finance Controllers
Srividya Gopalakrishnan, CVA, MRICS - Managing Director, Duff & Phelps Singapore
Srividya is the managing director of Duff & Phelps Singapore Pte Ltd. She set up American Appraisal Singapore operations in 2012, which later got acquired by Duff & Phelps, the largest global independent valuation advisory firm.
She has about 22 years of experience in valuations, transactions and management consulting. She has advised numerous companies on valuations for the purposes of financial reporting, transaction, restructuring, taxation, dispute resolution and financing. She is a member of the Institute of Valuers & Appraisers of Singapore (IVAS) Council as well as the IVAS Professional Development Committee. She chairs their Advocacy & Engagement Committee. She is a member of the global Regulatory Board of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). She is also an empaneled valuer with the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) for their IP Financing Scheme.
Raul Nicolas Tomas - Director, Grant Thornton Indonesia
Seasoned consultant, with extensive experience not just in years of service but also in the types of services to clients, in country experience and sectors.
Main areas of experience are transaction services, valuation, corporate finance, market analysis, enterprise risk management and internal audit-related engagements. Have worked in four countries: Philippines, United States, Indonesia and Vietnam. Have worked in the academe, the government and the private sector.
Diversity in experience infuses unique value in services to clients and to entities worked for.
Reshmi Khurana - Managing Director & Head, Kroll South East Asia
Reshmi Khurana is managing director and head of Southeast Asia in Kroll, based in Singapore. She has more than 17 years of experience in the U.S., South Asia and South East Asia conducting complex corruption investigations, litigation support and due diligence on the management, operations and business models of organizations.
Her experience includes helping clients identify and bridge gaps in internal controls and corporate governance through people, processes and technology. Reshmi advises a wide range of clients, such as asset management companies and banks; corporations in the mining, oil and gas, consumer packaged goods, retail, and pharmaceutical industries; and law firms.
Eddi Danusaputro - CEO – Mandiri Capital Indonesia
Eddi is Chief Executive Officer of Mandiri Capital
Indonesia (MCI), the corporate venture capital
subsidiary of PT. Bank Mandiri (Persero) Tbk. MCI
aims to provide equity funding for regional start-ups,
with focus on the fintech sector.
Eddi has more than 20 years’ working experience in various sectors, including financial services (at Morgan Stanley, AXA, and Makara Capital), management consulting (at AT Kearney and Booz Allen Hamilton) and consumer goods (at Procter & Gamble), whereby the majority of his work experience was in Singapore.
B. Sridhar Rao -
Managing Partner -
Rao has more than 20 years of Expertise in valuations, M&A, corporate finance and management consulting. He has advised numerous companies on valuations and has led more than 500 M&A transactions for the purposes of of Restructuring, Taxation, Financial Reporting, Dispute Resolution, Liquidation and Fund Raising. He is the Founder of TRUSCELCAPITAL, a Merger & Acquisition Advisory Firm. Prior to establishing TRUSCEL, Rao held leading positions in advisory firms such as Arthur Andersen, UBS, Deloitte. He earned his Master of Business Management from the Asian Institute of Management, Philippines in 1995 and Master of Commerce from the Bangalore University, India in 1991. He has in-depth knowledge in valuations with specific trainings such as “Equity Valuation of Strategies and Methodologies” conducted by the New York Society of Security Analysts in New York City, “Equity Valuations in Volatile Markets” conducted by the London School of Economics and “General Management Program” conducted by the National University of Singapore.